Meet the Coaches

We are here to support your needs. If your questions are related to workouts, meets, events, goal setting, and other swimming related needs, please contact one of the coaches.  For all questions related to administrative, such as dues, safety, or policy issues, please contact one of the Aquatic Directors.

Head Coach Ian McNeal
Email: [email protected] Phone: (703) 838-8085 ext. 2206

Sea Dragons Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Ian McNeal

Assistant Coach: Hussein Yassine

     Before moving overseas with his wife; who is actively serving in the Air Force, Hussein Yassine was the assistant swim coach and Assistant Aquatic Director for the Department of Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics at Wellesley College. 

     Yassine swam at the national level for the Wichita Swim Club, where he was a central zone champion and a top-eight finisher at the regional and state level. He went on to become the Maize South High School (MSHS) Head Coach for both the boys and girls swim teams from 2009-2014. During his time as head coach, the MSHS Eagles boys' team won five-consecutive the league titles before going on to place in the top-eight at the state meet. Hussein also led the MSHS Mavericks girl’s swim team to the league title in four of his five years, while also earning top eight finishes at states. Hussein has coached multiple Kansas state record holders and High School All-Americans.

     Hussein's former athletes have gone on to swim at the collegiate level at schools such as the University of North Carolina, Cleveland State, South Dakota State, the University of Minnesota and Missouri State University, and have also qualified for Olympic trials. In addition to coaching high school swimming, he has also coached USA Age Group swimmers at North Suburban YMCA in Woburn, Mass.


Coaching Staff