Alma Mater: Rogers State '16
Malori Moss begins her coaching career at her alma mater in August 2016 as an assistant coach.
As an assistant coach, Moss will work with the outfielders, an area where she spent a majority of her time covering at the Diamond Sports Complex. She also will assist in the program's recruiting and fundraising efforts.
Moss recently finished her two-year career with the Hillcats in 2016 playing in 89 career games in both the infield and outfield as a utility player making 79 starts. She tallied 49 hits in her tenure at RSU, including 16 extra-base hits. Known for her strong arm that could throw out runners from anywhere on the field, she tallied a career fielding percentage of .922.
A native of Chico, Texas, Moss completed her Bachelor of Science in sport management from Rogers State in 2016. She was named the Outstanding Graduate of the sport management program in the School of Business and Technology.
Chris Nakashima enters his first season as an assistant coach for the RSU softball program after completing his collegiate career for the RSU baseball team in 2018.
As an assistant coach for RSU softball, Nakashima will share responsibilities for player development along with recruiting and fundraising efforts.
Nakashima joins the Hillcat softball program after completing his collegiate baseball career on College Hill in 2018. The Mississaugo, Canada native played his final two years in the navy and red after starting at Garrett College for his first two college seasons. As an infielder and designated hitter, Nakashima helped propel the Hillcats in 2017 to their first 30-win season since 2013 as the navy and red went 31-19 in the 2017 campaign. As a senior in 2018, Naskashima and the RSU baseball program put together its third straight winning season with a 26-24 record. For his career, Nakashima appeared in 32 games with 15 starts. While at Garrett College, he hit .305 with 12 doubles, two home runs and 26 RBI as a sophomore. Nakashima was named the Male Scholar Athlete of the Year at Garrett College.
Nakashima graduated from RSU in 2018 with a bachelors degree in sport management.