Coach Bobby Purcell begins his 15th season with the Mounties. Purcell is a full time Professor at Mt. SAC and is the Offensive Coordinator for the Mounties.
He began his coaching career at Lutheran High in La Verne, where he spent two years as an assistant coach and two years as the head coach.
Purcell attended Century High School in Santa Ana, where he participated in Track and Field. After graduating he attended Rancho Santiago College (Santa Ana College), where he played on the football team at center and long snapper.He finished his career at Azusa Pacific University.
Purcell graduated with a Bachelors Degree in English from Azusa Pacific University and a Master Degree in Physical Education.
Purcell resides in Diamond Bar with his lovely wife Laura, sons Summit and Robert lll, Avery and Luke.