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Racer Coach Moulder not returning for 2018-19 season

Coach Moulder will not return for another Racer baseball season. (Source: Murray State Athletics) Coach Moulder will not return for another Racer baseball season. (Source: Murray State Athletics)
MURRAY, KY (KFVS) -

Director of Murray State Athletics Allen Ward announced on Friday, May 25 that Kevin Moulder will not return for a fifth season as head coach for Racer Baseball.

In 2017, led the Racers to their first appearance in the OVC Tournament since 2010.

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“I appreciate Kevin’s efforts to move the program forward,” said Ward. “We’ve made some progress the past four years.  However, after evaluating all aspects of the baseball program, I’ve determined a change will benefit the overall direction, consistency, and culture I expect and our student-athletes deserve.”

Moulder finishes his career at Murray State with an overall record of 99-128, 54-65 in OVC play.

“I fully expect new leadership to embrace what Murray State has to offer and strategically make decisions that are in our long-term best interest,” stated Ward. “I’m committed to ensuring the baseball program is positively moving forward,” said Ward.

According to Racer Athletics, a search for a new head coach will begin immediately.

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