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Swimming and Diving

Head Girls Coach:                         Head Boys Coach: 
Emma Gerdes (3rd year)                  Mark Harris (11th year)   

Assistant Coaches:                          Diving Coach:
Jim Kennedy (2nd year)                    Dennis Dyke (33rd year)
Joe Pampush (5th year)                  
JV Coach:
Caitlin Wilson (1st year)

Upcoming Events


 2017-18 Season Highlights:

  • 22 NEW top ten times in school history  
  • Women's team: 1 All-Ohio swimmer (D1)
  • Men's team: 4 All-Ohio swimmers (D2)
  • NEW Men's 200 freestyle school record
  • NEW Women's 100 butterfly school record
  • NEW Women's 200 medley relay school record
  • 5 Male state qualifiers (D2) and 4 female state qualifiers (D1)
  • 4th place at Women's NW D1 District Championship 
  • 5th place at Men's NE D2 District Championship 
  • Women’s team:  10 podium finishes at District Championships (D1)
  • Men’s team: 5 podium finishes at District Championships (D2)
  • 9 male district qualifiers and 9 female district qualifiers 
  • 3rd place at Women's Sectional Championships
  • 2nd place at Men's Sectional Championships 
  • Women's and Men's 2018 GLC Champions 
  • Women's team is 7-2 overall and 5-0 conference 
  • Men's team is 7-2 overall and 5-0 conference 
  • Rocket Relays Results:  Women's and Men's team placed 2nd out of 11 schools

2016-17 Season Highlights:

  • 1 USA Scholastic All-American
  • 1 NISCA All-American Consideration  
  • 4 Women's All-Ohio swimmers 
  • 5 Men's All-Ohio swimmers 
  • School Record in Girls 200 medley relay 
  • Sectional Records in Grils 200 medley relay and 100 breaststroke 
  • 7 Men's state qualifiers and 5 Women's state qualifers
  • 12 Men's district qualifiers and 11 Women's district qualifiers
  • 1st place at Men's Sectional Championships  (2nd time in School History)
  • 2nd place at Women's Sectional Championships
  • Men's and Women's 2017 GLC Champions
  • Men's and Women's 5-0 conference record and 8-1 overall record 
  • 1st place at Rocket Relays Men's and Women's Team
  • Men's District Coach of the year
  • Men's and Women's GLC coaches of the year