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Coach/Director of Staff Development
Coach Margaret began her coaching career in Delaware County, PA,. coaching summer teams, as well as at private high schools and colleges.
Upon graduation from Widener University, where she also swam, Margaret joined the work force as an Aquatic director at a local YMCA, special needs instructor, and swim coach. After the move to Lancaster, Margaret continued her coaching career at LAC as well as being an aide at local private schools. Margaret and family currently live in Manheim where she also teaches toddler and preschool classes.
Margaret is a level 3 ASCA instructor.
Scott was an All-American swimmer and Water Polo player at Wilson High School. He went on to become a Division I All-American at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Scott was a member of 4 straight Atlantic Coast Conference team titles and won 3 individual ACC titles in the 100 and 200 breaststroke events. He is still the Berks County High School record holder in the 100 breast (56.55) and is a member of the Wilson High School Athletic Hall of Fame, the Berks County Aquatic Hall of Fame, and the UNC Swimming and Diving Circle of Champions for his athletic accomplishments. After college, Scott came back to the area and coached one season Trident Swim Club and 2 years as the Head Coach of the Boys and Girls Water Polo teams at Governor Mifflin High School. He then spent 4 years as the co-head coach of the Reading YMCA while he was a 4th grade teacher in the Wilson School District. Scott took a break from coaching to help raise his children, but has spent the last 6 years as the head coach of the Governor Mifflin Age Group Swimming and Diving team. Scott formed the Governor Mifflin Aquatic Club in 2016 and coached several Middle Atlantic Junior Olympic champions while he was directing the program. Scott and his wife Sarah have 3 boys in the LAC program, William (13), Jacob (11), and Ryan (10) and currently reside in Berks County in the Governor Mifflin School District.
Erin is happy to return for her third year with LAC as the head age group coach. She works primarily with advanced age group, but helps with senior prep as well. Coach Erin swam for LAC for ten years and later went on to swim for Lock Haven University. She was a PSAC qualifier in the 200 fly, 100 fly and 400 IM and graduated in 2015 with a degree in communication studies. Erin is currently working towards her nursing degree at PA college. She believes that good swimming technique comes first and hard work can still be combined with fun. In her free time she enjoys spending money she doesn’t have on things she doesn’t need and playing with all dogs.
Coach Becca is new to LAC this season, but not new to the sport of
swimming. She swam for the East Cocalico Dolphins from age 7 to 18.
Towards the second half of her swimming career, Coach Becca's
standard events were the 50 Free, 50 Fly and 200 Free Relay. After
graduating high school, she attended college at Millersville
University and earned a BA in Psychology. She is currently going
back to earn her teaching certification for secondary ed. social
studies, also from Millersville University. During the last two
years of her undergraduate degree, Becca was head coach of the East
Cocalico Dolphins. Then after a year off, she found her way to the
Denver Sharks as their assistant coach. During the day, Coach Becca
is a paraprofessional at a local middle school.
In her free time, Coach Becca enjoys playing video games with friends and watching superhero movies.