Welcome to the 2016-2017 Water Rat Swim Team! The Westport Weston Family Y is in their 93rd year of operation. The Water Rat Swim Team is in their 67th year of competition. Head Coach and Director of Competitive Swimming Ellen Johnston, who was the recipient of the 2015 Larry Lyons Coach of the Year award at YMCA Short Course Nationals, leads the Water Rats. Ellen has been with the team for 30 years.