Mike Marra was named baseball coach and Melissa Wood for women’s softball during an announcement by Phil Gaffney on the Cartersville campus.
Marra comes to GHC from New York State, where he taught physical education for 22 years and coached for 12 in a high-school environment.
Most recently, he coached baseball at Sullivan County Community College in New York, where he resurrected the college’s baseball program.
In the program’s second year he took the team to the NJCA Region XV Final Four and won the NJCAA Region XV championship the following year.
Wood, a Georgia native, comes to GHC from North Idaho College, where she served as assistant softball coach and physical education instructor.