Verbum Dei High school is excited to announce the appointment of Mr. Manuel “Pete” Morado as the new head varsity baseball coach. Mr. Morado is a graduate of Verbum Dei High School. His 40+ years of coaching experience includes work with the USA Junior Olympics and the USA Best of the West Baseball Academy. He has been a head coach of numerous baseball programs throughout the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.
Coach Pete is extremely excited to be returning to Verbum Dei. His coaching team, which includes alum Harry Hampton ’96, is passionate about “creating a competitive team that is committed to consistent improvement both in the classroom and on the field.”
Verbum Dei High School Chief Academic Officer Dr. Brandi Odom Lucas stated, “Coach Pete and his team bring a wealth of baseball knowledge to our athletic program. We are excited that baseball is back at Verbum Dei and our student-athletes are fortunate to have him as their coach.”