Fast Facts about Irish Baseball:

  • The Fighting Irish win first ever Baseball State Championship, beating CPA 4-3 at MTSU, May 25, 2023.
  • Catholic Baseball makes back to back State Tournament appearances in 2022 and 2023.
  • In the fall of 2022, new turf was installed on the infield of Gaylor Field at “Diamond Park” by Hellas Construction. The $350k project was a 6-week project funded by the Irish community of families and friends. Read more >
  • KCHS Baseball plays in Division II, Class AA, East Region. District opponents are: Baylor School, Chattanooga Christian School, McCallie School and Webb School of Knoxville.
  • On May 2, 2023, with a win over rival Webb, Coach Caleb Moore captured win #200.
  • Knoxville Catholic supports an on-staff Sports Nutrition & Fueling specialist, overseeing health and wellness of our athletic teams.
  • Tennessee Orthopeadic Clinic provides a trainer to be present at all KCHS home games.
  • Catholic fields Varsity and Jr. Varsity squads, as well as supporting middle school teams.

Baseball Facilities:

  • Gaylor Field at Diamond Park is home to KCHS Baseball.
  • Batting cages, a pitching lab and workout room are available to baseball players on campus.
  • A new press box was completed for the 2021 season. Equipped with Pixellot camera, all home games are live-streamed on the NFHS Network.

Take a glimpse at Knoxville Catholic Baseball through the years …