Greg McGrath embarks on his fourth season at the helm of the Norwich University softball program. Last year, McGrath guided the Cadets to the program's best record since 2004.
NU finished 21-16 overall last season and 15-11 in GNAC play in 2012. They also returned to the GNAC Tournament after a one-year hiatus where they advanced to the final six before being eliminated with back-to-back losses to Simmons and St. Joseph (Conn.).
McGrath has compiled a 44-62 mark over his first three seasons, including make playoff appearances in two of those seasons.
In his first season leading NU, the Cadets finished 9-15 in GNAC play in 2010 and pulled a first round upset of Lasell in the GNAC Tournament to advance to the semifinals before bowing out.
McGrath is a 2001 graduate of SUNY Plattsburgh where he double majored in politcal science and criminal justice.
He also did his graduate work at SUNY Plattsburgh and received a Master of Arts in Liberal Studies, Leadership & Administration degree in 2003.
McGrath started working at Norwich in August 2005 and was a Vermont ASA umpire for two years from 2008-2009.
He also serves as the Director of Student Activities at Norwich and the Wise Campus Center.
Greg resides in Northfield.