Head Coach Katie Moore

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Head Coach Katie Moore

Dr. Moore graduated from Gatlinburg-Pittman High School in 2002.  She went on to play basketball at both East Tennessee State University and Maryville College from 2002-2006.  Dr. Moore graduated from Maryville College with a Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education and Health with a Minor in Spanish.  Later, she earned a Master’s degree from East Tennessee University in Reading and Literacy, an Ed. S. degree in Administration and Supervision from Lincoln Memorial University, and then earned her Doctorate degree in 2017 at Carson-Newman University.  Dr. Moore began working as a Physical Education teacher in the Sevier County School System in the fall of 2006. She was also hired as an assistant coach for both the boys and girls basketball teams at Gatlinburg-Pittman High School at that time and served as an assistant coach from 2006-2010.  During that time, she served as an assistant coach of the softball team for the 2007-2008 season, and later was named head coach in 2008. She served in that capacity through the end of the 2010 season. Moore became the girls head basketball coach at Gatlinburg-Pittman High School in 2010. During Coach Moore’s tenure, the Lady Highlanders have been District Champions four out of the nine years and have finished runner-up three times. The Lady Highlanders were Region Tournament runner-up in 2015, 2016, and 2019, and won the Region Championship in both 2017 and 2018.  Coach Moore and her Lady Highlanders made two consecutive state tournament appearances in 2017 and 2018. They finished in the Final Four in 2017 and made an impressive run in the post-season in 2018 by making their way to the state tournament after finishing fourth in their district during the regular season. During her time at the helm of the Gatlinburg-Pittman Lady Highlanders basketball program, Coach Moore has been named PrepXtra Coach of the Year once and district coach of the year twice.  Dr. Moore is married to the head coach of the Gatlinburg-Pittman boys basketball team, Rashid Moore, and they have one son, RJ, who is two years old and another son on the way. 

 Assistant Coach Haley Warner

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Assistant Coach Haley Warner

 Assistant Coach Hagen Sims

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Assistant Coach Hagen Sims

 Assistant Coach, Head JV Coach Megan Pittman

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Assistant Coach, Head JV Coach Megan Pittman

 Assistant Ralph Kidd

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Assistant Ralph Kidd