Jordan Caffrey begins his first year on Kelley Green's staff as director of operations for the Coastal Carolina softball team.
Caffrey comes to Coastal after serving as the head student manager for the Penn State softball team from 2013-16.
During his time with the Nittany Lions, Caffrey supervised four student managers, oversaw the packing and distribution of equipment all games and practices, compiled statistical charts for player evaluations and assisted with student-athletes with extra drills when requested.
A native of Effort, Pa., Caffrey coached outfielders and assisted with hitting instruction during the 2014-17 PSU softball summer camps.
Caffrey's time at Penn State included working as a groundskeeper where he performed various tasks for the athletic complexes, assisted in the pre-game preparation and ensured a clean game-day experience for the seven Nittany Lions home football games.
In the 2016 season, Caffrey worked as an assistant varsity coach at Pleasant Valley High School. His primary focus was on improving the hitters' approach and fielding of both the infielders and outfielders.
Caffrey received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Penn State in August of 2017.