Chad Brown


Pitchers / Corner Infield

Coach Brown is in his 5th year as the Head Coach at Pepperell High School. Since taking over the program in 2020, the Dragons have won two region titles (2021, 2023), reached the Sweet Sixteen twice (2021, 2022), and finished the season ranked in the Top-10 of the final state poll (2020). Coach Brown was named the Region 7-AA Coach of the Year for the 2021 season.

Before becoming a Dragon, he served as the Associate Head Coach at Bowdon High School. During his time in Bowdon, the baseball team won a region title (2016, 5-AA), reached the Final Four twice (2018 & 2019, A), Elite Eight (2016, AA), and Sweet 16 (2017, A). Coach Brown also served three seasons as Head Coach for the Bowdon Middle School softball team, where they played for the league title all three years, winning in 2016. He was named the Georgia Class 'A' Assistant Baseball Coach of the Year for the 2019 season.

Originally from Ephesus, Georgia, Coach Brown is a 2005 graduate of Heard County High School where he was captain for the baseball team and also played football. Attending the University of West Georgia, he obtained a Bachelor’s in Sport Administration with a minor in Business Administration, as well as a Master’s in Special Education. His background in sports also includes a 5-year stint at Heard County Parks and Recreation, where he served as Athletic Director.

Coach Brown resides in Silver Creek, Georgia with his wife, Erica, and their three children. Mrs. Brown teaches 3rd grade at Pepperell Elementary. They have two daughters: Madilan Rae (9) and Vidalia Lane (6), and a son: Maddux Studd (4). 


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