Nicholas P Puente
Nick started swimming when he was 11 years old
for the Southgate Gators swim team. He began coaching high school
in 2007 and coached at TSC from 2008 to 2014. He studied industrial
design and figure drawing at Wayne State University. He is a USA
certified coach and is happy to be back with TSC as our team's head
coach. We look forward to watching our swimmers grow under his
Megan Dossey started swimming at age 9. She swam with TSC,
swam 4 years at Trenton High School and 4 years at Olivet
College. She has been coaching for TSC since 2018. She is a USA
certified coach and we are very excited to have her on our team.
Her drive, determination and knowledge of competitive swimming
are assets that TSC plans to enjoy for many years to come. Her
favorite TSC memory is Coach Nick running bleacher practice.
Adam is the newest member of the TSC coaching family. Adam is
currently working on finishing his Masters Degree in
Biochemical Engineering at Wayne State University. He swam at
Trenton High School and also swam for 1 year at Wayne State. Though
this is Adam's first year coaching, he brings a lot of experience
and we are excited he is sharing his swimming knowledge with TSC.
His favorite TSC memory is morning practices outside his junior and
Caden J Westrate
Caden started swimming when he was 5 years old. He has been with
TSC for that long! Caden has been helping out with bubble blowers
and swim lessons since he was 9 and began coaching for TSC in 2018.
He is a welcomed addition to the team. His favorite TSC memory is
when the team had cow tongue tacos for family meal after practice
during the summer.
Coach Sam started swimming at the age of 7 for the TSC program.
He swam throughout middle school and currently a member of the
Varsity boys swim team at Trenton High School. For the past 2
years, Coach Sam has helped coach the Pre-Novice group with Nurse
Cathy in the summer. He is excited to be coaching and to see the
Coach Jimmy is a graduate of Olivet College. He is the Head Swim
Coach of the Boys and Girls Swim Teams at Trenton HIgh School. The
Fall 2018 Season will be his first year as the Trenton Swim Club
swimming at a young age and was part of TSC for several
years. He eventually stopped swimming and was involved with
other sports, including wrestling and rowing. Caleb returned
to swimming in his junior year and joined the Riverview High School
Swim Team coached by Sean Kelly. He worked very hard to make
up for lost time and eventually worked his way up and qualified for
the state team in both his junior and senior years. After
graduation, he was an Assistant Coach at Seitz Middle School under
Joyce Hollow. He is currently majoring in Education at the
University of Michigan-Dearborn.
Coach Kira began coaching in 2012 for the Grosse Ile Country Club
immediately after graduating from Grosse Ile High School where she
was captain of the swim team for two years. Her swimming
career began in 2004 where she began swimming in Florida for the
Lakewood Ranch Lightning. Since living in Michigan she has
swam with Club Wolverine, Woodhaven Area Marlins and Dearborn
Dolphins. Coach Kira swam at Olivet College where she was
also captain of the Women's Swimming and Diving Team. She has
also helped out with the Grosse Ile High School Varsity Swim
Team. She is very excited to be coaching for TSC for her
third season while attending Pharmacy School at Wayne State.