Coach Bob Murphrey was officially inducted into the NCHSAA Hall of Fame on Saturday April 8th at the Hall of Fame Banquet in the Friday Center in Chapel Hill. Coach Murphrey Coached at Ayden High School and Ayden-Grifton High School over a 43 year career that saw his teams win 682 games and 3 State Championships (1974, 1991 & 1992). Coach still lives in Ayden and now raises and trains horses in retirement. Congratulations Coach!
Pictured below is the 2016 Hall of Fame class (Coach Murphrey is 5th from the right) and pictured from Left to Right: Former Ayden-Grifton and Farmville Central Head Football Coach Dixon Sauls, Former AG Principal Bill Wiggins, Coach Bob Murphrey, and Former Coach Claude Kennedy.