Moss Named Fenwick Varsity Basketball Coach

05/07/2019

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Coach Kelven Moss begins his tenure at Fenwick coming off great success at Miami University of Hamilton. During his three years as the Head Men's Basketball Coach at Miami University Hamilton he achieved great success. In his first year, Moss led the Harriers to a 22-10 record and their first outright conference championship in twenty years, but came up short in the Conference Championship game. In his second season, he led the Harriers to a 23-11 record, outright conference champions, and capped the season off as Conference Tournament Champions. During his final season, his team finished 19-6, 17-0 in the conference, and Conference Tournament Champions, bringing his overall three-year record at Miami University Hamilton to 64 wins and 27 losses as head coach.

 

Coach Moss is a graduate of Middletown High School class of 2001. Coach Moss achieved many accomplishments as a high school athlete: 1st team All-Butler County, District 15 All-Star, First Team All-Area, 3 year Varsity Letterman, Cincinnati Enquirer Honorable Mention, and Cincinnati Post Honorable Mention. During his time at Middletown High School, he was fortunate to be coached one year by the great John Rossi, Fenwick grad, who continues to be a mentor and father figure to him.

 

Moss is a graduate of Cumberland University in Lebanon, Tennessee with a Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education and Health. During his time at Cumberland University his 2003-2004 team stamped school history with the most school wins 28-6, first ever conference champs, first ever NAIA national tournament appearance, and first ever making it to the NAIA sweet sixteen. The team’s 2003-2004 best record still holds today. Coach Moss earned a Master’s of Science Degree in Coaching and Athletic Administration from Concordia University in Irvine, California.

Coach Moss has 13 years of coaching experience and 9 years of experience coaching basketball at the high school level. He has coached at Espiritu Community and Development High School in Phoenix, Arizona, where he was the Head Varsity Coach. Coach Moss has also coached at Middletown High School as a junior varsity boy’s head coach, and varsity boy’s assistant coach. While on staff at Middletown High school he had the experience to win a GMC Championship, District Title, and losing a heart breaker in the Regional Finals to the Farfield Indians in the 2012-13 state tournament.  Coach Moss then transitioned as the girls’ varsity head coach where he led his team with the most wins since 1987-88, and their first tourney win in 20 years. Coach Moss is currently in the top ten in wins and fifth in winning percentage in school history at Middletown High School in girls’ basketball.  Coach Moss is currently working as an Assistant Director of Operations at Marshall High School in Middletown, OH.

In addition, to his duties as MUH Head Basketball coach, Coach Moss also serves as a basketball course instructor at Miami University Hamilton and the head basketball coach for the 17u Apex Basketball Club Silver Adidas Gauntlet. He is very excited to play a vital role in the development of young men in the Bishop Fenwick basketball program. He believes athletics can be used to teach life lessons that can be used to help student- athletes fulfill their calling into today’s society.

Coach Moss is married to his wife Lindsey, who live in Liberty Township with their three children, Navy (1), Lakin (3) and Isaiah (11) who are all excited about joining the Falcon basketball family.