Ruth Ketcham a native of Birmingham, AL. Currently resides in Montgomery, AL.
Ruth started her basketball playing career at Auburn University (2007-2009) but transferred to Samford University in 2009 and finished playing career there. Ruth graduated from Samford in 2012 with a Bachelors Degree in Sports Administration. During her playing days, she helped lead the Lady Bulldogs of Samford University to two conference championship and NCAA appearances. After exhausting her eligibility, she launched into her coaching career and was awarded the position as a Graduate Assistant Coach at Louisiana State University (LSU). During her first year on staff, the LSU Lady Tigers advanced to the Sweet 16 in the NCAA tournament.
Then she was named Assistant Coach at Samford University from 2013-2018.
Currently, Ruth specializes in personal training and player development. She is excited about this opportunity to be a part of the Montgomery Lady Magic inaugural season and she is striving daily and prayerful that God will continue to use her to love on people through the game of basketball.