Coaching Staff

Head Coach – Kyle Gilreath

Born and raised in Titusville, FL, Coach Gilreath returns for a second season to lead the War Eagles into a new era of basketball at Astronaut High School. Coach Gilreath graduated from the University of Florida in 2009 with a BS and MS in Sport Management. During his time at the University of Florida, Kyle was a Student-Manager and Graduate Assistant under head coach Billy Donovan and the Mens’ Basketball team. While on staff at the University of Florida, the Gators won two NCAA National Championships, three SEC Tournament Champion- ships, and one SEC Regular Season Championship. He is currently the Director of Operations and Basketball Skills Coach for Pure Sweat Basketball; the world’s premiere basketball training company. Kyle is married to Jenna Gilreath and they have two daughters and one son, Kinsley (5), Rylan (2), Weston (1).

Associate Head Coach – Larry Gilreath

Coach Larry Gilreath graduated in 1970 from East Tennessee State University with a B.A. in Physical Education. He began his career at Parkway Jr. High School in Titusville, FL, teaching physical education and coaching football, basketball, track, and serving as the athletic director.  In 1977, Larry became an assistant basketball coach at Titusville High School  and in 1978 was named the head coach at THS where he coached from 1978-1983; finishing as state runner-up in class 3A. From 1983-1988, Coach Gilreath was an assistant coach at Brevard Community College (now EFSC), winning the Florida State Junior College Championship in 1987.   In 1992, he returned to THS as the head boys basketball coach, retiring from coaching in 2002.  Coach Gilreath is now entering his second year with AHS as the associate head coach.  He has been married to his wife Jan for 43 years and have two sons-Kevin (wife Michelle) who teaches at THS and is assistant swimming coach and Kyle (wife Jenna) who is the head coach at AHS.  We have 5 beautiful grandchildren Gabbie, Audrey, Kinsley, Rylan, and Weston.


Junior Varsity Head Coach – Brett Gadapee

Coach Gadapee is a proud graduate of Astronaut High School and is excited to be a part of the War Eagle basketball program.  He graduated from the University of Florida in 1993 with a BA and M.Ed. in Secondary Education.  He currently teaches English at Astronaut High School.  He is married to Amy and they have two sons, Chace (17) and Ian (16).

 

 

 


Special Assistant to the Head Coach – Candy Marshall


Support Staff

Skyler HullDirector of Basketball Operations
Kent PaulStudent-Assistant
Alex WarnickStudent-Assistant