|Title:||Asst. Soccer Coach|
Originally from Hawaii, Brent Murakami joined the men's and women's soccer coaching staffs in the fall of 2010. One of his primary responsibilities is training the Pirate goalkeepers.
In addition to serving on the Pirates' staff, Coach Murakami has previously coached several high level club teams and been part of the Hawaii ODP Coaching Staff. His club coaching experience includes Real Hawaii FC and the Hawaii Rush, reaching the US Club Soccer National Championship game. Coach Murakami currently holds a USSF National D License.
Prior to coaching, Murakami was a four year center-midfielder at Whitworth from 2004-2007, winning three Northwest Conference titles and earning an NCAA Division III Final Four Appearance in 2005. Murakami graduated Magna Cum Laude from Whitworth in Business Management in 2008.