My name is Mike Nachreiner. I swam for 12 years on the Dolphins
and this will be my 31st summer coaching
the SG Dolphins. I am also the RV Varsity Girls swim coach. I work
for the Peoples Community Bank in Mazomanie and own a small bar in
SG called Baron Brooks. My favorite part of coaching, besides
getting the kids to improve, is the strategy of putting together a
Assistant Head Coach
My name is Emily Nachreiner. I swam for 14 years on the Dolphins
and 4 years on the RVHS girls swim team. This will be my
6th summer coaching the SG Dolphins. I also help Mike
coach the RV high school swim team in the fall. Besides
coaching the Dolphins this summer, I will be managing the SG pool.
I will start my junior year at UW-Platteville this
fall, studying math education. My favorite parts of
coaching are watching the swimmers cheering each other on and
seeing the swimmers grow more confident throughout the season. My
favorite swim memory is breaking the 9&10 girls butterfly
record at home.
My name is Megan Baryenbruch. I swam for 15 years on the Spring
Green Dolphins, and 4 years on the RVHS girls swim team. This
summer will be my 4th summer coaching, and I’m incredibly
excited to be here another summer. My favorite thing about coaching
is seeing how much the swimmers change and grow throughout the
season, whether it be through their race times, work ethic in
practice, enjoyment of the sport, or interactions with their
teammates. When I’m not coaching this summer, you’ll
still be able to find me at the pool teaching swim lessons or
lifeguarding. Outside of swim team I recently graduated with a
Bachelor of Science degree in Human Development and Family Studies
from the University of Wisconsin- Madison. After the season I will
be moving to the Twin Cities in Minnesota to work for College
Possible as a college prep and admissions coach for underserved
high school students.
My name is Matt Nachreiner. I swam for 14 years on
the Dolphins and this is my second summer coaching. I
work for Badgerland Supply in Madison as a Dispatcher/Warehouse
Manager. My favorite memory of swim team is my dad, Dan
Nachreiner, and my uncle, Mike Nachreiner, coaching me and being
conference champs for multiple years. I look forward to being
back with the Dolphins as a coach and watching the swimmers improve
My name is Shannon Thering. I swam for the Dolphins for 15 years
and Sauk Prairie Aquatic Club for my senior year in high school.
This will by my 3rd year summer coaching the Dolphins. I've
also been coaching North Shore Swim Club in Milwaukee for the past
year while working at Culver's and going on my
fourth year at UW-Milwaukee in the fall. My favorite thing
about coaching is helping swimmers reach their personal goals and
seeing the kids becoming motivated on their own to improve.
My name is Adam Baryenbruch. I swam for 12 years on the dolphins
and 2 years on SPAC. This will be my 4th summer coaching the SG Dolphins. Besides
coaching this summer, I will be working at Hometown Supermarket. I
am currently studying business and swimming at UW-LaCrosse. My
favorite part of coaching is watching how much time the swimmers
My name is Brandon Bateman. I swam competitively for 12 years in
the Northern Virginia Swim League (summer league), for 10 years
with USS club CURL-Burke(year round), 4 years with my High school
varsity team (Robinson Rams, Fairfax Va). I was nationally ranked
Currently, I am an airline pilot with a major US
This will be my first summer coaching the SG Dolphins. My favorite
aspects of coaching are helping kids improve at swimming, and
sharing in competitive team spirit and sportsmanship. My favorite
swim memory is a come from behind victory on a relay, as the anchor
leg, which ended up winning the meet.
My name is Jack Kannenberg. This will be my 12th year on the
Dolphins and this will be my second summer coaching the
SG Dolphins. This summer I will also be working for my dad at
Tri-County Building Supply. This fall I will start my senior year
at River Valley High School! My favorite part of coaching is
watching the kids get better over the summer and all of the energy
they bring! Some of my favorite swim team memories are from
conference in the past, hanging out in the "tent city."
My name is Morgan Nabors. This is my 14th year swimming on the
Dolphins swim team. I have also been swimming for the girls high
school swim team all of my high school career. I am also proud to
say I swim for USA swimming and plan to swim in college. This will
be my first year coaching the Spring Green Dolphins. I am currently
going to be a senior at River Valley High School. I work at
the pool as a lifeguard and a swim instructor. My favorite part of
coaching is being able to see the progession of the swimmers and
watching all of their personal times drop. I look forward in
getting to know each and everyone of the swimmers as individuals.
My name is Rebecca Gilbertson. I will be starting my senior year at
River Valley High School in the fall. I’ve now swam for 10
years on the Spring Green Dolphins swim team, and this fall will be
my fourth year on the RV Varsity Girls Swim team. I was also apart
of the Sauk Prairie Aquatic Club my Freshman and Sophomore year. I
work at Maplewood Nursing Home in Sauk Prairie when I’m not
coaching. This will be my first summer coaching the dolphins and
I’m beyond excited!
My name is Nicole Liegel, this will be my 11th year swimming with
the Spring Green Dolphins. I also swim on the RV high school swim
team. This is my first year coaching the dolphins, but along
with that this will be my 3rd year working at the pool. I think
this is great way to keep kids active during the summer and
I’m very excited to see them grow into their strokes!
My name is Shantai Giroux. This will be my 11th year swimming and
5th year on the dolphins. I also swim on the RV high school team.
This is my 1st year coaching along with lifeguarding. I am hoping
to be a help to those who are new to swimming and that they will be
interested in carrying on with swimming.
My name is Emily Kane. This is my 9th year swimming with the
Dolphins and my first year coaching. I also swim on the RVHS girls'
swim team. Besides coaching this summer, I am a lifeguard at the SG
pool and will be an intern at APT in July. I will be a sophomore at
RVHS next year. My favorite part of swim team is the welcoming,
encouraging, and supportive environment that our team has.