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Staff | Jets Aquatic Club

For more info, please email:  [email protected] 

Coaching Staff

Vic Moore

CEO | Head Coach

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CEO/Head Coach Vic Moore was recently selected  Age Group Coach of the Year for Arkansas and serves on the AR Swimming Board of Directors  as Administrative Vice Chair and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Chair. Prior to these elected positions, he served for two years as Secretary of the Board .  Since taking the helm in 2018, the club has grown exponentially; set 300+ team records; broken an LSC Record; had numerous Top 3 finishes at AR LSC Championships; and three different Jets swimmers won individual titles at 2019 AHSAA Swim Championships.  Administratively, he led Jets Aquatic Club to become the first USA-S Safe Sport Recognized Club in Arkansas and also the first program in Arkansas to reach the Top Level for USA-S  Club Recognition (Level 4).

     Between fall 2012 to summer 2018, athletes training under Moore broke 150+ team records, set state records, two selections of 12 & Under Louisiana Swimmer of the Year, High School All-America Honorable Mentions, New Orleans Metro High School Championships Swimmer of the Meet, two Age Group State High Point Winners, one athlete selected to Southern Zone Diversity Select Camp (2015) and a New Orleans Metro High School Championships Swimmer of the Meet.

     On the dry side, Moore represented Louisiana Swimming LSC at 2016 USA Swimming Mighty Mid Conference, 2015 Southern Zone Diversity Summit, and 2015 #SwimBiz Marketing Conference.  Vic was instrumental in the process of Nu Wave Swim Club becoming the first and only USA-S Recognition Level 4 Club (highest rating).  Prior to his time with Nu Wave,  he led PAC-LA to Recognition Level 3; 2016 USA Swimming Marketing Club of the Year; and 2015 USA-S Swim Today Award.  He also served as President of Old Mandeville Business Association; sat on the Advocacy & Public Policy Committee for the STQ Chamber of Commerce and also served as an Ambassador for STWCC; and was Marketing Committee Chair for Louisiana Swimming. 

Coach Moore has a Master's Degree in Sport Administration from Georgia State University and a  B.S. in Sport Management from the University of West Georgia.  Before UWG, he swam for Vincennes University and was a multiple time NJCAA All-America Honorable Mention and served as Captain of the 2003 NJCAA National Runner-Up Team.

Additional:

2020 Coach of the Year, Arkansas Age Group Swimming.

Education Level 5, ASCA.

Performance Level 4 NISCA, ASCA.

Performance Level 3 Age Group, ASCA.                 

National Level II Certified Interscholastic Coach, NFHS.                 

Level 3 Double-Goal Coach, Positive Coaches Alliance.

Play Like a Champion Today Certified Instructor.                

Selected Finest Business Professionals of New Orleans Northshore.

Voted Best Coach on the New Orleans Northshore.

Zone All-Star Team Staff: 2018, 2017, 2005, 2004.

William Axsom

Coach | AG1, AG2 and Fun & Fitness

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Coach Ax joined our staff in the spring of 2020 and has been a wonderful addition to our staff.  Prior to joining the Jets staff, he was a high school swim coach in the Little Rock Area.  He has a degree in Elementary Education and great knowledge of high school swimming and dryland training. As an age group swimmer, he swam with the Little Rock Dolphins.

John Dellorto

Coach | AG1, AG2 and Fun & Fitness

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Coach John is beginning in his fourth short course season working for Jets.  He has been an amazing asset to our club since his first day on the job. He works with our youngest swimmers and is consistent, communicates well and they enjoy having him as their coach.  Although he does not work with the older kids, he has garnered their respect, trust and admiration.

Walker Todd

Coach | Senior Elite and AG Elite

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“Coach Todd” joined up with the Jets in fall of 2019.  He works with Senior Groups and Age Group Elite.  Coach Todd serves Williams Baptist University as their Head Coach for Men’s and Women’s Swimming. His focus area on Jets is specific stroke needs of our elite athletes from junior high to post-grad. Coach Todd swam for NCAA Division II Powerhouse, Delta State University. In his senior season, his team finished as NCAA D2 National Runner-Up.  As an age group swimmer, he trained with Shockwave Aquatic Team in Tupelo, MS.  He and his wife live in Walnut Ridge and just welcomed their first child to the world this summer 2020! 

Lexi Vaughn

Assistant Coach

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Coach Lexi joined us in the spring after studying abroad in Estonia and assisting a swim team for an American School there.  Coach Lexi is finding her niche within our program and continues to develop as an assistant coach.  She is learning our style of training and coaching and is adapting well.  You will see her with just about every group on our program as she assists Coach Vic with his groups and helps lead our younger groups. She grew up in Poplar Bluff, Missouri and competed for her high school and the local swim team.  As a swimmer, she focused on distance and middle distance events.  This past summer, Lexi served as a swim lesson instructor and lifeguard for the City of Jonesboro.

Saylor Bowen

Assistant Coach

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Coach Saylor is in her first year as a coach with Jets and works as an assistant with all groups.  She is a sophomore at Arkansas State University and has a strong swimming background from high school swimming and through family. Coach Saylor is also a certified Lifeguard Instructor and actively promotes water safety. Her cousin Maddux swims for Jets Aquatic Club and her uncle, Brian Bowen, coaches with Jets as well. When you see Coach Saylor, please say hello and introduce yourself!