HEAD COACH: Franklin Deloach

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Franklin DeLoach is coaching his 22nd season as head baseball coach at East Coweta High School. During his tenure at ECHS he has coached the baseball program to two AAAAA State Finalist in 2003 and 2004, to the Elite 8 in 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009. The Indians have made 20 appearances in the state playoffs. In addition, the Indians have won nine region championships. Before coming to East Coweta, Coach DeLoach was the head baseball coach at Creekside High School for three years. There he coached Creekside to their first baseball state playoff appearance and posted a 58-28 record over the three years. In 1997, Coach DeLoach was an assistant baseball coach at Lovejoy High School which made the state playoffs. Coach DeLoach’s overall head coaching record in baseball is 511-210. During Coach DeLoach’s tenure as a head baseball coach he has had seven players drafted into professional baseball (two in the Major League) and over eighty players to go on and play college baseball. Coach Franklin DeLoach is also the head softball coach at East Coweta, which has won three state championships in the past five seasons. Coach DeLoach was inducted into the GADC Hall of Fame in December 2021.

 

Coach DeLoach graduated from Jonesboro High School in 1992. At Jonesboro he played baseball, basketball and cross-country. Coach DeLoach holds an Associates Degree from Truett-McConnell College, Bachelor and Masters Degree from the University of West Georgia and played four years of college baseball. He earned his Ed. S degree from Georgia College and State University in 2009.

 

Coach Franklin DeLoach is married to the former Fonda Futo. The DeLoach’s are proud parents to Sarah who is 22 and will graduate from Elon University in May, Ava who is 15 years old and attends East Coweta High School, Layla who is 13 and attends East Coweta Middle School, and Ella Kate who is 11 years old and attends Eastside Elementary School.

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