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Head Coach:  Kaitlin Healy


Kaitlin has been swimming for the Park West Pirates since she was 5.  She has swam on the Wando Varsity Team and is a member of the Senior class of 2020.  Kaitlin has swam competitively year round for over 10 years.  Kaitlin loves the sport of swimming and is excited to work with all of our Pirates!


Assistant Coach:  Ryan Troy


Ryan will be a rising sophmore student-athlete at Colby College in Maine for the 2020 season.  He mainly competes in breaststroke and freestyle.  He has attended, completed for and was Captain of the swim team at Academic Magnet High School.  Ryan also swam competitively for our local year round club, South Carolina Swim Club (SCSC).  His passion for swimming and desire to work with younger swimmers paves a road to what should be a very exciting summer with the Park West Pirates!


6 & Under Coach:  Ava Butterworth  Email:

Ava Butterworth is 16 and will be a rising Juunior at Palmetto Christian Academy in the 2020 season.  She has been swimming for 10 years and this is her 7th season with the Park West Pirates.  She has been a junior coach for the past 2 years.  Ava swims year round with Swim Charleston and she is on the varsity swim team at PCA. Her favorite stroke is breaststroke and her favorite subject in school is History.  When Ava isn’t swimming she loves to read and walk her dog Piper.  Ava is looking forward to another fun summer with the Pirates! 


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