WAC Partners
Coaches & Directors

We are here to support your needs. If your questions are related to workouts, meets, events, goal setting, and other swimming related needs, please contact one of the coaches. For all questions related to administrative, such as dues, safety, or policy issues, please contact one of the board members.

Coaching Staff

John Sincroft

Head Coach/Platinum Coach



John became the head coach of WAC in 2011.  He has coached at various levels for the past 13 years.  John has worked with athletes ranging from beginning swimmers to national level athletes both at the college level and country clubs.  Coach Sincroft holds a level 3 ASCA certification.

John is a graduate of the University of Indianapolis where he was a member of the swim team and studied physical education and a minor in health and safety.

John is originally from Warsaw Indiana.  He and his wife Erin met while swimming together in college, Erin is a Physical Therapist on the west side of Indianapolis.  Their daughter Molly is now three years old.

AJ Barcome

Head Age Group/Gold Coach


            Austin (AJ) started his swimming career in Mishawaka Indiana were he was born and raised. He swam for the local club team as well as his high school where he was a varsity swimmer all 4 years.  In December, he graduated with a Physical Education and Health Degree from the University of Indianapolis. He has coached at the high school level, as well as the Head Coach for the Warren Township Middle School boys and girls team. He has coached at each of the three levels within Warren Aquatics. He currently holds a level 2 ASCA certification.

His coaching philosophy is that building the fundamentals and techniques of swimming is essential for developing successful swimmers. He looks forward to a great season and significant gains for all swimmers!

Brooke Thompson

Silver Coach


Brooke grew up in the city of Greenwood, Indiana where she started her swimming career at the age of 12 with the Greenwood Aquatic Club. After graduating at Greenwood Community High School in 2008 she then moved to Terre Haute, Indiana to attend college at Indiana State University. While at ISU she coached a year with the Terre Haute Torpedoes then following that year she coached a summer with her hometown swim team, the Greenwood Aquatic Club. Currently Brooke is an assistant coach for the Warren Central High School Team.

     Brooke believes that teaching proper techniques and skills in the water will help young swimmers grow strong through out their swimming careers. She looks forward to working with all swimmers and helping them to gain confidence and skills in and outside of the pool. 

Allison M Qualls

Bronze Coach


Allie, an Indianapolis native, joined the Warren Aquatics Club as the Bronze Group coach in the fall of 2013. She began swimming at the age of 6 and continued to swim through high school and college. Allie attened Butler Univeristy where she graduated in 2012 with a degree in strategic communications. Allie has taught swim lessons through Swim America and private lessons. She is also the assistant men's and women's swimming coach at Franklin College, where she works as the assistant to the athletic director. 

Allie looks forward to working with swimmers to develop better swimming techniques and core values in and out of the pool.

Jennifer Hodnett

Swim Lessons


Jennifer Hodnett was introduced to competitive swimming after high school when beginning to train and compete in local triathlon events.  After joining a masters swim club, the love of the sport grew and the desire to teach others proper swimming technique and water safety.  Jennifer received her Water Safety Instructor Certification from the American Red Cross in 2009 and has been teaching private lessons since.

Jennifer originated from Churubusco, Indiana and now resides in Indianapolis with her family.  She is in her senior year at IUPUI in pursuit of a Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences degree.  Upon graduating, Jennifer plans to continue to develop the Learn to Swim program at Warren while pursuing a degree in osteopathic medicine.