Coach Garlitz is entering his 38th year of coaching, and his 23nd year at Whitehouse High. In addition to his coaching duties, he also teaches Health. He graduated from Eldorado High School in 1980, Ranger Jr. College in 1982, and Angelo State University in 1984 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Education. He has also coached for 3 years at San Angelo, 3 years at Andrews, 4 years at Big Spring, and 5 years at Lubbock-Cooper. He has 3 children who have graduated from Whitehouse High. Allison and her husband Jacob, are graduates of Texas Tech and live in Midland with their daughters Madeline and Ava. Matt and his wife Danyelle are graduates of Texas Tech and live in Athens, Georgia with their daughter, Riley, and son Eli. Rachel is a graduate of Texas A&M and lives in Austin with her husband Zach.