Chuck Hartman played baseball and soccer at the University of North Carolina from 1955-1957. Coach Hartman was instrumental in the success of the baseball program at High Point College where during his 19 seasons the Panthers won 10 Carolinas Conference championships, five NAIA district titles and made appearances in two NAIA national tournaments. On the way to a 483-225 record at High Point, Hartman was named conference and District 26 coach of the year numerous times and NAIA national coach of the year in 1976. In 1978, Hartman was named the Head Coach at Virginia Tech and coached the Hokies for 25 years with a record of 961-591-8. The Hokies won four conference championships and made four NCAA Regional appearances under Hartman. Hartman is fifth in all-time victories for NCAA Division I coaches and is a member of six different hall of fames.