Charlie Crittenden is entering his 10th season as the throws coach for the Marietta High School track program and 11th season overall coaching track.  He has been very fortunate to coach quite a few very hard working and dedicated throwers.  This aspect of the program continues to grow in the number of student-athletes that are coming out to learn to be a major part of a program with such rich tradition. 
Coach Crittenden has been an English teacher at Marietta High School for nine years. He is married to Meredith Crittenden.  He has two son's Jordan and Lucas who love to interact with dad's throwers.  He attended Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, Va.  He received a Bachelor of Arts in English while playing on the football team for four years.