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All of our coaches are dedicated and experienced swimmers. They are available to help each swimmer become the best that they can. Feel free to approach any of them with comments, questions, or concerns before or after practice (so that they can concentrate on coaching during practice.)

Coaching Staff

James DeRupa

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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 Team Manager.

Megan R Sauve

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Megan started swimming at the age of 7 for TSC and immediately fell in love with the sport. She swam under Jim Lawrence and Bret Woodley for 11 years with TSC and Trenton High, mostly distance and I.M. Throughout college, she kept close to the sport by coaching for TSC and enjoys every minute of it. She is currently working in the medical field and is grateful it allows her to continue coaching!

Caleb Menna

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Caleb began 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.

 

Kira Gates

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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.     
 
 

Megan Dossey

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Coach Megan started her swim career in the 6th grade and continued to swim for TSC and Trenton High School under Jim Lawrence. She carried on swimming at Olivet College, leading the Women's team her Junior and Senior year as captain. This is her first year as a coach with Trenton Swim Club and is very excited to continue being involved in the sport.

Sam Glatfelter

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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 kids improve!

Board of Directors

Tammie Slumski

Treasurer

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