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After 28 seasons, Moore retires with 663 victories

David Moore leads a June 2004 FHS softball youth camp.
David Moore has been a constant on the area high school softball scene for nearly three decades, but he’s coached his last game at Farragut High School.

He made it official at the Lady Admirals’ postseason banquet Monday, June 4. His departure came as a shock to many in the program.

“I’m still competitive and I’m sure I can still coach,” said Moore, who compiled 663 wins in 28 seasons as Admirals softball skipper. “But I felt like it was time after 29 years in the program. I’ve been extremely fortunate and blessed to be at Farragut High School. I’ve had some great players.

“I’ve had great kids. We’ve had success, not only on the field, but I feel like I’ve had an impact on young lives and it’s all about building relationships,” he added. “It’s going to be different (next)spring.”

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