Gabriel Richard Catholic has announced the hiring of new girls basketball coach Omar Ahart. Coach Ahart was most recently the Head Coach at University Liggett (Grosse Pointe). At Liggett, Coach Ahart has three district titles, one regional and appeared in the 2014 Class C state semi finals for Grosse Pointe.
“We are extremely excited to have Mr. Ahart on the staff.” Athletic Director, Kris Daiek said. “He is truly and educator of the game of basketball. His ability to coach the beginning players and college bound players is very impressive.” He added.
Coach Ahart has coached at Cass Tech (2010-2012) and assisted at Melvindale (2006-2010). He is also a product of the Detroit Catholic School League, attending Detroit Benedictine High School (1989).
Currently, Mr. Ahart is a math teacher in Detroit and is working towards his Master’s in the Art of Teaching.