Chris Sanford
Chris Sanford
Title: Assistant Coach
Phone: 205.391.2459
Email: csanford@sheltonstate.edu

Chris Sanford enters his 19th season with the Lady Buccaneers with an impressive record of 526-91 (85%), thirteen championships (2002, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019), and three runner-up finishes (2003, 2004, 2005). Coach Chris has been a part of at least 20 wins in each year of his tenure, with ten of those teams making the 30-win mark. A native of Glencoe, Alabama, Coach Chris graduated from the University of Alabama in 1999 with a B.A. in History. He worked at the University of Alabama Golf Center for 10 years serving as the Assistant Golf Professional before joining the Lady Buccaneers’ program.  Coach Chris is married to Christa Grizzle Sanford, they have three dogs: Tucker (12), Lucy (9), and Dolly (2).