Caleb Moore was hired as head coach for the Irish baseball program on July 6, 2015. He spent the prior four seasons coaching at Happy Valley High School in Elizabethton, Tennessee.
Moore is a KCHS graduate (’01) who was a standout for the Fighting Irish. He went on to play college ball at East Tennessee State University. Moore, who played for the Bucs from 2002-05, finished his career as the all-time ETSU leader in hits, doubles and RBI. He was named second team All-American in 2004 after leading the nation in batting average and doubles, and reprised that honor as a senior in 2005. He was twice named to the All-Southern Conference team, and in 2004 was awarded SoCon Player of the Year. He is a two-time Division 1 All-American, 2004 NCAA Batting Champion, and the 2005 4th round draft pick of the Minnesota Twins.
Moore was named to the ETSU 2019 Hall of Fame Class>
Moore was named to the SoCon 100th Anniversary Team>