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Coaches & Directors

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 the Aquatic Manager.

Coaching Staff

Christopher Raymond Bley

Head Coach

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Chris has been the Head Coach for the BAACfins since 2005.  Prior to coaching there he was the Head coach for the Bannister Neighborhood Swim Team in Waldorf, Maryland from 1998-2004 He was an assistant coach for Fort Washington Swim Team from 1995-1997; where he grew up and learned to swim.  He graduated from Salem-Teikyo University, where he swam, in 2000 and holds a degree in Secondary Ed Biology. He also holds a Master's degree from College of Notre Dame of Maryland in Educational Supervision and Administration with a concentration in Advanced Sports Coaching. He is currently a teacher of 8th grade science at Magnolia Middle School.  He is also currently the Head Coach at Joppatowne High School and the District VII swim representative to the MPSSAA State Swimming Championship meet comittee.  Prior to moving to Harford County he taught and coached swimming at Oxon Hill High School from 2000-2004.

Jessi Duffy

Asst. Coach

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Carly Jean Merrill

Assistant Coach

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Amelia Louise Bothwell

Assistant Coach

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