• Coach Selitha McGatha is currently the head girls’ basketball coach for the new Orange Beach Middle/High School. She has been coaching youth and middle school basketball for the last 13 years. For the past several years, Coach McGatha has been coaching boys and girls youth basketball teams for the City of Orange Beach. This past year she coached 7th grade boys and girls for Gulf Shores Middle School. Selitha graduated from Douglas High School, where she lettered in basketball and track. She holds the school record for most assists (17) in a game and second in the state of Alabama. Selitha went on to earn her Bachelor’s Degree from Jacksonville State University and her Masters from The University of Alabama. Selitha and her husband, Michael, reside in Orange Beach. They have three children that attend Orange Beach Schools. “I am blessed to be part of the Mako Family and to be leading the girls’ basketball teams. I cannot wait to see what the future holds for these ladies and the Orange Beach basketball programs. Go Makos!”

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