Bates steps down as girls head coach at Pottsboro

Keith Bates has decided to step down as the head coach of the girls basketball and track teams, but will stay on staff as an assistant football and track coach.

Bates coached the Lady Cards from 2001 to 2005, and again from 2012 to 2020 leading them to the regional tournament twice.

He also spent two years as the boys basketball head coach, and currently is on the staff as an assistant football coach.