Kasey Merck joined the UT Arlington staff in 2014 as the director of baseball operations. Merck played for UT Arlington under coach Darin Thomas.
In this role as director of operations, he is responsible for administrative duties, scouting reports and charts, organizing travel accommodations and logistics, organizing baseball camps, and helping with alumni events and baseball fundraisers.
Merck completed his playing career in 2014, though he didn't play in either the 2013 and 2014 seasons while recovering from injury. He compiled a 3-4 record over 30 appearances from 2011-12. Merck was a two-year varsity letterwinner at Keller High School.