Coach Ken Prophete, a native of West Palm Beach, Florida, is entering his 3rd year as the Head Wrestling Coach at Central Baptist College. Prophete began his college wrestling career at Ellsworth Community College in Iowa Falls, IA, in 2002. While at ECC Coach Prophete was a 2003 JCNCAA All-American, two time national qualifier, team captain, regional champion and recipient of the Panther Award.
Coach Prophete graduated from ECC with an Associates of Arts degree in 2004 and then transferred to the University of the Cumberlands in Williamsburg, KY to continue pursuing his academic and athletic career. While at Cumberlands, Coach Prophete was named team captain two years in a row and became an NAIA national qualifier. Coach Prophete graduated in 2007 receiving his Bachelors of Science degree in Biology and Public Health.
In May of 2007, he began his coaching career as the Graduate Assistant Coach for the Men's wrestling team at the University of the Cumberlands. While coaching, Coach Prophete also continued his education, pursuing his Master's in Teaching Health Education. As a coach he recruited well over 50 wrestlers to the university and was an influential part in coaching and training 10 NAIA All-Americans and two NAIA National Champions. Now after three years as an assistant coach and with a list of outstanding accomplishments, Central Baptist College is proud to have Coach Ken Prophete here in Conway, AR as he leads our fellow Mustangs towards victory.
Coach Prophete said "It is a blessing and honor to be part of Central Baptist College. I am glad to be part of the growing process that the college will be experiencing in the next few years and I know wrestling will be a huge part of the growth in progress." Coach Prophete resides in Conway, AR and is a member of True Holiness St. Center.