Coaches & Directors

New Hartford Aquatics Swimming Coaching Staff

Scott Wanner - Head Coach

​​Scott was named the Head Coach of New Hartford Aquatics in September of 2016. Having coached for NHA since 2012, Scott is also the day-to-day coach for our Senior Group. Scott is a graduate of New Hartford High School and an alumni of New Hartford Aquatics. He was a 4-year swimmer and captain for the Utica College Pioneers, and a member of two record-breaking relays. After graduating from Utica College, with a Bachelors in History, Adolescent Education, and Special Education, he was hired as the Assistant Coach and Recruiting Coordinator for the Utica College Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving Team under Head Coach Erin Knight. Scott is currently a Special Education Teacher at Holland Patent Middle School. 

Jeremy Rose - Assistant Coach

Jeremy has been a coach for New Hartford Aquatics since 2014, and was named the Assistant Coach for New Hartford in September of 2017. He is the day-to-day coach of our Junior Group. A graduate of New Hartford, and an alumni of New Hartford Aquatics, Jeremy swam for the Potsdam Bears, graduating from Potsdam in 2014 with a Bachelors in Computer Science. While in Potsdam, Jeremy was a learn-to-swim instructor and a coach for the Northern Tribs Swim Club. After moving back to the Mohawk Valley, he joined the coaching staff at New Hartford Aquatics. Jeremy is currently a software developer at New York Central Mutual. 

Christopher Halsey 

Chris joined New Hartford Aquatics in the Fall of 2016. Chris is the day-to-day coach of our Red Group. From Mexico, New York, a former Mexico Tigershark, he swam his Junior and Senior years at Utica College where he was the member of four record-breaking relay teams. After completing his Bachelors Degree in Mathematics, Risk Management, and Insurance, Chris began his career at the Hartford in the Summer of 2018. 


Julia Madore





Alyson Baribault

Alyson joined our staff in the Spring of 2017.  Aly is one of our coaches of our Blue Developmental Groups. From Plantsville, Connecticut, Aly graduated from Utica College in 2018. A member of 3 record-breaking relays, Alyson is currently working toward her Masters Degree in Psychology and Elementary Education.



Adam Noyes






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NHA Swim Team Coaching Staff