CHICAGO (CBS) — Legendary Marshall High School girls’ basketball coach Dorothy Gaters is calling it a coaching career.
As the winningest high school coach in Illinois history, Gaters’ 45 years at Marshall, 3250 W. Adams St., includes more than 1,150 wins, 10 girls’ state titles, and 24 state trophies.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Monday Brings Wind, Blast Of Cold Air
In 2019, Gaters told CBS 2 she was proud of her wall, filled with memories and success stories of former athletes she helped mold.READ MORE: Multiple Juveniles Arrested During Large Gathering, Fights Near Millennium Park
“Some people like to play bingo, watch soap operas. This is what I like to do,” said Gaters. “I never really thought about how many games could I win, how many state championships could I win. I wanted to win them all.”MORE NEWS: Murray throws for 2 TDs, runs for 2 as Cardinals beat Bears
Gaters will remain Marshall’s athletic director. She said she wants to spend more time with her great-grandchildren.