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Coach Mauldin

Coach Zach Mauldin is in his fifth year at PCA.  He is from Lenox, Georgia (Cook County) and currently lives in Arlington.  He is a 2003 Honor Graduate of Cook High School in Adel, Georgia.  After high school he attended Abraham Baldwin College in Tifton, Georgia and completed his  Bachelor of Science from Troy State University.  He also holds a Master of Arts in Teaching from Valdosta State University.   Coach Mauldin teaches HS Weight Training and Health, serves as Athletic Director, and is also the head softball and head baseball coach for the high school teams.  
 
Coach Mauldin has over 14 years experience in coaching.  From 2007-2014 he served as an assistant baseball coach at his alma-mater, Cook High, working on GDC Hall of Famer Bob Owsley's coaching staff for four seasons as well as Cleve Edwards's staff for four more seasons.  During his tenure at Cook he was a member of three region championship teams, three Final Four teams, and the 2010 AA State Runner-Up team.  He worked in Turner County from 2016-2018 and was an assistant in baseball in 2017 under David Sims and was the head coach of the Rebels in 2018.  He was also the head softball coach at Turner in 2017.  In 2018, Coach Mauldin came to PCA and took over the Lady Panthers softball program and the baseball program.  The softball program has had four consecutive winnings season, a Region-Runner Up (2020), and advanced to the state playoffs in 2020 and 2021.  The baseball program has experienced success as well posting four straight winning seasons and back to back runner-up finishes in the region to qualify for the state playoffs in 2021 and 2022.  Coach Mauldin's teams have won over 100 games during his tenure at PCA.  
 
Education
Cook High School 
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
Troy State University (Bachelor of Science)
Valdosta State University (Master of Arts in Teaching)
 
Past Coaching Experience
 
Baseball
2007 - Assistant Coach, Cook High - Region 1AA Runner-Up, AA Elite Eight
2008 - Assistant Coach, Cook High - Region 1AA Champions, AA Final Four
2009 - Assistant Coach, Cook High - Region 1AA Champions, AA Final Four
2010 - Assistant Coach, Cook High - Region 1AA Champions, AA State Runner-Up
2011 - Assistant Coach, Cook High - Region 1AA Runner-Up, Sweet 16
2012 - Assistant Coach, Cook High - Region 1AA Runner-Up, Sweet 16
2013 - Assistant Coach, Cook High - AA State Playoffs
2014 - Assistant Coach, Cook High - Region 1AA Runner-Up, AA Elite Eight
2017 - Assistant Coach, Turner County
2018 - Head Coach, Turner County 
2019 - Head Coach, Pataula Charter Academy
2020 - Head Coach, Pataula Charter Academy - Top 24 in Class A Power Rankings
2021 - Head Coach, Pataula Charter Academy - Region 1A Runner-Up, State Playoffs
2022 - Head Coach, Pataula Charter Academy - Region 1A Runner-Up, State Playoffs
 
Softball
2017 - Head Coach, Turner County 
2018 - Head Coach, Pataula Charter Academy
2019 - Head Coach, Pataula Charter Academy
2020 - Head Coach, Pataula Charter Academy - Region 1A Runner-Up, Class A State Playoffs
2021 - Head Coach, Pataula Charter Academy - Class A State Playoffs
 
 
"Winners make commitments, losers make excuses"
 
Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go
-Joshua 1:9