ASCA Level 4 Coach (Level 5 educated), began his
professional coaching career as the Head Age Group Coach of
the City of Mobile Swim Association in Mobile, AL after graduating
and swimming collegiately at Gannon University in Erie,
PA. While at
CMSA he was awarded the Southeastern Swimming Age Group
Coach of the Year in 2005 and selected to the Zone All-Star
Coaching Staff in 2005 & 2006. After
CMSA, Sean coached for the Nashville Aquatic Club in
Nashville, TN as the Senior Assistant. Sean got the opportunity to
work with 6 of
NAC's Olympic Trials Qualifiers during that time and
attended the USA National Select Camp with one of those qualifiers
at the USA Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs. After NAC,
Sean then coached for the Eagle Swim Team in Baltimore, MD.
Beginning as the Head Age Group Coach his responsibilities expanded
over those 7 years on EST to include taking over the Senior group
as well as being named the Associate Head Coach of the Eagle Swim
Team. Sean helped guide EST swimmers to three consecutive short
course Sectional Championships in 2011, 2012, & 2013 for a
total of 6 overall titles. After EST he then took over the
reins and became the Head Coach of the Weymouth Club Waves
near Boston, MA. In his two years with the Waves the
team produced 2 USA Swimming Junior National Qualifiers,
multiple Sectional qualifiers, and multiple New England
champions while rewriting the Waves Team Record Book.
Sean then wanted a change of pace and to settle down and
build up a program which in turn brought him to the
Billings Aquatic Club.
In the past years that Sean has been the Head Coach of the BAC, the Stingrays have placed 2 swimmer's on the USA Swimming National Junior Team (Ethan Harder & Peter Thompson) with also a World Top 100 Ranking (Ethan Harder), produced 2 Olympic Trials Qualifers (Ethan Harder & Peter Thompson), 2 National Qualifiers (and a National Finalist), 5 Junior National Qualifiers (and 3 Individual Junior National Medalists), Futures Qualifiers, Sectional Qualifiers, Regional Qualifiers as well as Champions at each Championship Meet. The BAC has rewritten the Team Recordbook with over (75+) records broken, as well as the Montana State Recordbook breaking over (25+) records and counting.
BAC Team Championships
2017 SCY Men's Team Title
2017 LCM Overall Combined Team Title, Men's & Women's State Team Titles.
2018 SCY Overall Combined Team Title & Men's Team Title
2018 LCM Overall Combined Team Title, Men's & Women's State Team Titles.
2019 SCY Overall Combined Team Title, Men's & Women's State Team Titles.
2019 LCM Overall Combined Team Title, Men's & Women's State Team Titles.
Sean was also awarded the Head Coach of the Year honor for the Montana Swimming LSC and selected to 3 consecutive (2017-2018 & 2018-2019 & 2019-2020) USA Swimming National Junior Team Coach Rosters.
A number of the swimmers Sean has been able to coach have continued their swimming careers on athletic scholarships to various levels of collegiate swimming including but not limited to the following; Arizona, Arizona State, Bucknell, Columbia, George Mason, George Washington, Harvard, LSU, University of Mary, New York University, Penn, PITT,