University of Iowa Athletics

#40 Cade Moss

Height 5-10
Weight 170 lbs.
Class Sr.
Hometown Johnston, Iowa
High School Johnston
Previous School Kirkwood CC
Cade Moss - Baseball - University of Iowa Athletics


  • Appeared in 53 games with 46 starts being the plate
  • Hit .261 with 22 RBIs and 33 runs scored to go along with eight doubles and one triple
  • Had a .998 fielding percentage, with just one error in 519 chances
  • Threw out 12 of 33 base runners
  • Recorded his first career triple against Nebraska (4/23)
  • Went 3-for-5 against Maryland (4/2) and Ohio St. (3/6)


  • Appeared in 28 games with 14 starts — 13 at catcher and one as the designated hitter
  • Hit .353 (6-of-17) with four RBIs at the Big Ten Tournament
  • Went 2-for-4 with two RBIs against Penn State (5/28) and went 2-for-4 with two runs scored against Michigan (5/28)
  • Scored five runs in the three-game sweep of Indiana (5/19-21)
  • Finished with a .444 (4-of-9) average with two RBIs in series win at Michigan State (5/13-15)
  • Went 3-for-3 with an RBI and run scored in game one, which were a career-high in hits
  • Hit .500 (4-for-8) against Purdue with two doubles and three RBIs
  • Had a two-run double for his first career extra base hit in game two and went 2-for-3 with a double in series finale
  • Tallied his first career hit, going 1-for-1 in the series finale at No. 8 Rutgers (4/24)
  • Made his first career start against Wichita State (2/27), scoring a run and stealing a base
  • Made Hawkeye debut as a pinch hitter vs. Ball State (2/19)

At Kirkwood CC (2020-21)

  •  Honorable mention all-region selection after hitting .335 (58-of-173) in 50 games as a sophomore
  • Had five doubles, one triple and three home runs
  • Scored 33 runs and drove in 28
  • Had a .449 OBP and .436 slugging percentage
  • Had 13 multi-hit games and hit safely in 34 contests
  • Threw out 16 base runners
  • Named the ICCAC Division II Player of the Week on May 18
  • Went 7-of-13 with two doubles, two RBIs and three runs scored in final two games of Region XI tournament
  • Helped Kirkwood to the Region XI title and a berth in the NJCAA World Series
  • Team finished with a 44-22 overall record
  • Hit .250 (6-of-24) as a freshman in eight games with one double and one triple
  • Named to Dean’s List both years
  • 2020 and 2021 spring second-team all-academic honoree

High School

  • Two-time IHSBCA Super Team selection
  • Two-time first-team all-state, all-district and all-conference selection
  • Two-time all-academic team honoree
  • Posted a .504 on-base and .574 slugging percentage as a junior and a .417 OBP and .533 slugging percentage as a senior
  • Set school record for hits in a season (65)
  • Helped team to three state tournament appearances, winning a title in 2017 and finishing as runner-up in 2019
  • Played for Iowa Sticks and Perfect Game Black
  • Three-time state qualifier in wrestling, placing eighth in 2018 and fourth in 2019
  • Four-time academic all-state in wrestling
  • High school coach was Michael Barta


  • Born Aug. 28, 2000
  • Son of Troy and Mindy Moss
  • Father wrestled collegiately at Wartburg College
  • Has three younger brothers, Cole, Cale and Chase
  • High school teammate of fellow Hawkeyes Peyton Williams and Ben Wilmes
  • Majoring in enterprise leadership