Murphy-Wall State Bank Donates to Murphy Men’s Basketball Program

Basketball Camp Team Players - Murphysboro IL

Murphy-Wall State Bank and Trust Company recently donated $1,000 to the Men’s Basketball Program at Murphysboro High School for summer activities. Because of this donation, area youth were able to go to camp and participate in games this summer.

Coach Matt Brooks, who is also a Murphy-Wall AVP Lending Officer, mentioned, “Summer camp consists of IHSA allowed contact days, of which we take teams to Rib City Shootout in Dexter, Missouri for 2 days. We stay in a hotel; teams have meals together and play 7 games in 2 days.  Summer games consist also of traveling to local towns, Pinckneyville, Benton, Marion for multiple games each day.”


Murphy-Wall State Bank and Trust Company is an independent bank that traces roots back to 1874. It serves Pinckneyville, Murphysboro, Elkville, Carterville and Marion, along with Perry, Jackson and Williamson Counties and southern Illinois with a variety of banking services. Member FDIC and Equal Housing Lender. Learn more at and Like on Facebook.

Photo Caption: Pictured with the area youth at the recent basketball summer camp are Coach Doggan, Coach Murphy, Coach Legrande, Coach Decker and Coach Guthman. (Photo by Coach Matt Brooks.)