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

Tom Haight

Head Coach

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Starting his 26th season as Head Coach of the Bardmoor Aquatic Team is Tom Haight.  For over forty years, he has coached at the YMCA, USS-year-round (SPA; SPORTS), USS-seasonal (BCSA; BAT), and high schools levels, most recently @ Seminole High School where he coached for 24 years. His girls and boys teams won 41 state, region, district, and conference titles while earning a 400-57-2 dual meet record during that time. In 2014, he was inducted into the Seminole High School Hall of Fame. He is an ASCA-Level 4 coach.  He served for two years as Florida Swimming’s Age-Group Chairman and has held numerous FSCA positions.  Coach Haight works primarily with the 11-over age-groups.

Kristi Stiff

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Kristi started as a BAT coach many years ago when Coach Tom joined BAT. She has coached most of the time since then, with several years at BAT and locally at the high school level and WFLA and in New York City for three years with a club team. Having moved back to Florida about a year and half ago, she is a design photographer working with local realtors and interior designers. 

Ally Russo

Coach

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Ashley Hollaway

Coach

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Ashley started BAT when she was 11 and swam for over six summers. Last summer she coached the 6 and unders, and returns this summer to coach the 6 and under age group again.  She currently attends the University of Florida, where she majors in Exercise Physiology, and continues to swim on the university’s club swim team.  She looks forward to working with all the little ones again!

Board of Directors

Rachel Henkel

BAT President

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Brian Crandall

BAT Vice President

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Erin Mahoney

Treasurer

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Brooke Crandall

BAT Secretary

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Sara Berglund

Team Manager

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