Staff

HEAD STAFF


Bob Newcomb, Co-Director, has been Head Coach of the University of Massachusetts Women’s Swimming and Diving team since 1985. His teams at UMass have been noted for academic excellence and athletic success. Bob’s experience and dedication are evident by his numerous Coach of the Year awards. He brings a wealth of ability and knowledge to the Championship Swim Camp.

Russ Yarworth, Co-Director, has been Head Coach of the UMass Men’s Swimming and Diving program for over 30 years. During his tenure the Minutemen have won 8 New England championships and 13 Atlantic 10 Conference titles. A twelve time A-10 Coach of the Year recipient, Russ brings his practical experience and strong coaching background to the Championship Swim Camp. He will work primarily with the Training Camp.

 

Bill TylerBill Tyler, Head Coach/Group Leader: A former Western Mass high school swimming star and Amherst High School varsity record holder, Bill is now the Head Coach of Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving at Elms College. He brings a wealth of competitive swim coaching experience to the Championship Swim Camp and his enthusiasm and attention to detail makes the camp experience truly unique. Bill works primarily with the Training Camp.

 

Sean ClarkSean Clark, Head Coach, Group Leader: Sean is the former Head Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Coach at Binghamton University. A former UMass captain, record holder, and assistant coach, Clarkie’s unique approach to coaching and motivation appeals to swimmers of all ages.

 

 

Chuck DunhamChuck Dunham, Chuck is in his 7th year as the head coach for the Shenendehowa Boys and Girls Varsity Swimming and Diving Team. A multiple coach of the year award winner, Dunham previously was head coach for the 2006 WMSSL Champion Amherst Tritons, a USS club team that practices on UMASS campus, as well as assistant coach for the UMASS mens and womens programs.

 

Kait Gass, UMass Women’s Swimming 2009, Head Coach Franklin HS

Boopa Walsh, UMass Women’s Swimming 2010, Head Coach MASK

ASSISTANT STAFF

Maddy McLoskey, Nova Southeastern University Women’s Swimming 2019

Aaron Szczepanek, UMass Men’s Swimming 2017

Jocelyn Yuen, UMass Women’s Swimming 2016, Multi Event School Record Holder

Max Butler, UMass Men’s Swimming 2011, Eaglebrook School Head Swim Coach

Mike Prout, UMass Men’s Swimming 2008, Paralympic Gold Medalist

Desi Milar, Elms College Women’s Swimming 2018

Kelly O’Connell, Elms College Women’s Swimming 2018

Veronica Corcoron, UMass Women’s Swimming 2015

Mary Kate Cohen, UMass Women’s Swimming 2016

Meriza Werenski, UMass Women’s Swimming 2017, Multi Event School Record Holder