Tag: Marshall High School

Maywood Coach’s Dream Classic Basketball Tourney Has Diversity Fit For A King

Monday, January 21, 2019 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Maywood resident and Marshall High girl’s varsity basketball coach Dorothy Gaters watches a game during her annual MLK Dream Classic Tournament. | Alexa Rogals

For the past 18 years, girls and boys basketball teams from public and private high schools all across Illinois have trekked to Marshall High School in Chicago for the MLK Dream Classic tournament.

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Village People: Dorothy Gaters’ Girls Win Another State Title

Monday, February 26, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Dorothy Gaters hugs a player after her team’s state title win in Normal on Feb. 24. | IHSA/Facebook 

Maywood resident and longtime Marshall High School woman’s varsity basketball coach Dorothy Gaters was able to savor another state title recently after her team defeated Harlan High School in Chicago 53 to 44 in the Illinois High School Association state championship game in Normal on Feb. 24.

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Nike Ad Features Wisdom Of Dorothy Gaters | East, West Don EQUALITY Gear

Sunday, January 14, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Maywood resident Dorothy Gaters — the winningest basketball coach in Illinois High School Association (IHSA) history — was allowed to share some of her abundant wisdom in a short promotional video Nike released last week in time for the Martin Luther King, Jr. national holiday.

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