Head Coach- Jamie Wilson
Coach Jamie Wilson is entering her 9th year as Head Coach of the Lady Blue Devils. Prior to leading the Lady Blue Devils, she served three years as assistant coach and helped lead the team to a 79-26-1 record, back to back Region 5-AAAA Championships (2012 and 2013), a Region 5-AAAAA Championship (2014) - 2 Elite 8 berths (2012 & 2014) as well as a 5th place finish in the AAAA GHSA State Championship (2012) and 7th place in AAAAA GHSA State Championship (2014). In the 2019 season the Lady Blue Devils finished in the top Sweet Sixteen and in 2020 finished 1st Round State Playoffs. In 2021, the Lady Blue Devils won the Region 2-AAAA Championship and finished in the Sweet 16. During the 2022 season, the team put together a winning 19-11 record and finished Sweet 16 in the Super Regional.
Coach Wilson returned to her alma mater for the 2012-2013 season where she lettered all 4 years in softball and graduated in 1997. During that time, she led her team to back-to-back state playoffs in 1996 and 1997, finishing Elite 8 both years. As a senior, Coach Wilson was named to both the All Bi-City and All State South teams. She started her collegiate career pitching for Gordon College where she was named to the NJCAA All Region team in both 1998 and 1999. After Gordon College, she transferred to the University of West Georgia where she finished out her college career as an outfielder. In 2001, she graduated from UWG with a B.A. in Spanish and a Minor in Marketing. In 2004, Coach Wilson went back to school to receive her teaching certificate in Spanish from Columbus State University and started teaching in 2005.
Coach Wilson came to CHS after being Head Coach for Christian Heritage Academy for 2 years and Pitching Coach for Pacelli High School for 3 years. Along with her duties on the field, she teaches Spanish at CHS. Coach Wilson, formerly Jamie Davis, is married to Wes Wilson and has 2 daughters, Ashby and Briley.
Assistant Coach- Sarah Marino
Coach Sarah Marino joins the coaching staff for the 2023 season after being a coach at American Little League for the past 4 years. She is a Columbus native graduating from Hardaway High School in 2008. She played softball for 10 years and was on the dance team at Hardaway where they won state in 2008 in Hip Hop and Jazz. She is also a graduate of Purdue University where she earned her bachelors degree in Healthcare Administration. She currently works for Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital. Sarah gains her love of sports from her dad, Coach Marino who has been the head football coach at Columbus High for the past 15 years. She is an active member of St. Anne Catholic Church and loves spending time with her 10 nieces and nephews.
Assistant Coach- Karl Ivey
Coach Ivey has been coaching basketball for over 15 years all age levels. He is currently the head coach at Columbus HS 2021. Coach Ivey played softball throughout his ARMY Career and coached numerous women teams; with four world championships.
An athlete’s character is more important than their talent. Coach Ivey hope to enhance their leadership skills and work ethic to create well rounded individuals on and off the court. He believes a positive attitude is everything!