Volunteer Assistant Coach Marty Gantt arrived on UNCG's campus in September of 2019, coming by way of Brunswick Community College where he performed dual roles as an Athletic Department Assistant and Assistant Baseball Coach.
As Brunswick's hitting and outfield coach, the program won the DII Region X tournament on the way to the NJCAA DII World Series in 2018, while winning the regional regular season title in 2019. Gantt also harbors experience as a summer ball assistant coach with the Wilmington Sharks over the past two years, and also spent a season as an Assistant Coach with Fox Creek High School in 2017.
A former Tampa Bay seventh-round pick, Gantt spent four years in the Rays' system, reaching as high as Double-A as an outfielder. Upon finishing his playing career, the former College of Charleston outfielder spent a season as a scouting intern for the Montgomery Biscuits before launching his coaching career with Fox Creek. Gantt holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies which he received during his time as a student-athlete with the College of Charleston.