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Head Coach: Matt Tucker

Assistant Coach: Melanie Miller

Gateway High School
*7 Time WPIAL Champion & Record Holder, 50 & 100 yard free
*6 Time PIAA Champion & Record Holder, 50 & 100 yard Free. Ranked #1 in the USA for the high school 100 free 1988.

University of Florida
*4 Time SEC Team Champion
*5 Time SEC Champion
*Finished in the top 5 in 7 different individual events at the SEC Championships.
*NCAA Division 1 Champion, NCAA Record, American Record, US Open Record in the 4 X 100 Free Relay
*USA National Team Member *World University Games gold & silver medalist.
*2 National Team Titles & 2 National Relay Titles with Fort Lauderdale Swim Team
*US Olympic Trials 1988, 1992, 1996.

Assistant Coach (Bronze Plus): Jason Miller

Assistant Coach (Bronze): Julie Roncone

Julie Roncone joined the South Fayette Lions in 2016. Coach Julie has 13 years of high school and middle school coaching experience at Cornell School District.  She is currently working at Cornell Elementary as a fourth grade teacher.  She is a former Clarion University swimmer who specialized in breaststroke and distance freestyle from 2000-2004. Coach Julie primarily works with the Bronze group.  She enjoys developing proper stroke technique with the younger swimmers.  She and her husband Marc reside in Cecil with their daughter Aria.

Assistant Coach (Bronze Plus): Sarah Manning

Assitant Coach: Amanda Alward

Amanda Alward started coaching for South Fayette in January of 2017.  She swam for the South Fayette Aqua Club for 6 years and completed 4 years of Varsity Swimming.  She swam mostly butterfly and IM events during her years of swimming.  She also taught swim lessons at the Upper St Clair Recreation Center alongside Coach Sarah for 5 years before she began coaching.  She currently goes to school at CCAC and is majoring in Ultrasound Technician and Healthcare Administration.  

Coaching Staff