Coaches & Staff

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Coaching Staff

Michael Essig

Owner/Head Coach


Ann Id-Lougssiyr

Business Manager


Scott Paulson

Associate Head Coach


Scott is the Associate Head Coach for Triton Swimming.  He has been with the team since January 2000.  Scott has a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise and Sports Science, with a minor in Health Studies from Iowa State University, where he attended on a swimming scholarship.  He coached for five years at the Ames Cyclone Aquatic Club in Ames, IA. There he coached four athletes to Junior Nationals.  In Scott’s time with Triton Swimming, he has served Kentucky Swimming as Age Group vice Chair, Head Coach and Assistant Coach of Several Zone and All-Star teams.  Scott was voted Kentucky Swimming’s Age Group Coach of the Year in 2000 and 2001 as well as Senior Coach of the Year in 2009.  Scott has developed student-athletes who compete on all levels in the NCAA.  He continues to build swimmers who compete at the USA Swimming Sectional, Junior National and Senior National Championships.

Pedro V Pereira

Head Age Group Coach


Leslie R Selden

Senior 1 & AGP Lead Coach


Jack Grigsby

Silver Lead Coach (9-10 Divison)


Jack has been part of USA swimming ever since the age of 7. He started off swimming for his neighborhood Copperfield and has been part of memorable moments with that team. He started swimming for Shelby Shark at age 7. He had help built that team from the bottom to the top in the early 2000’s. He was part of many Kentucky Swimming All-Star teams that included Quads and also the Kentucky Zone Team in 2005 and 2006. Jack graduated from Trinity High School in 2007 and he helped them finish second in state that year, the best finish they had in over 17 years.  He just graduated from University of Louisville with a Communications Degree.  Coach Jack has been coaching swimming since 2007 starting with his old neighborhood team Copperfield he also coaches Trinity High School his Alma Mater since 2010.

Megan Zerhusen

Bronze Lead Coach (8&U Divison)


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