Girls Basketball: Moore resigns as Eaglecrest coach

Eaglecrest's Alex Moore
Alex Moore has resigned as Eaglecrest head girls basketball coach. The Raptors finished 5-19 in the 2013-14 season and lost in the first round of the Class 5A state playoffs. (Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

AURORA | Alex Moore has resigned as Eaglecrest’s head girls basketball coach according to athletic director Vince Orlando.

Citing family considerations, Moore stepped down following a season in which the Raptors went 5-19 overall and lost to Ralston Valley in the first round of the Class 5A girls state basketball tournament.

Moore spent two seasons on the bench at Eaglecrest, posting an 11-36 record and one postseason appearance.

The job will be posted on the Cherry Creek School District website by Monday, but Orlando is also fielding inquiries via email at [email protected]

A teaching position may be available at the school as well according to Orlando.

Moore will remain at the school as the girls tennis coach.

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