September 10, 2018
WAC is announcing additional coaching changes for the 2018-2019 swim season, and is pleased to report that Jodi Cortese will be joining our staff for the season.
Jodi is known to many of you, and is a fixture at the local pools not only as a coach, but as a swimmer herself. She will be taking over the Competitive group while coach Deb is on leave. Jodi has been the head coach of the Riverside Secondary School swim team for the last eight years and is a former WAC coach & swimmer. Her teams at Riverside have won the WECSSAA championships ALL 8 years she has been there and placed 2nd at OFSAA in four of those 8 years.
Jodi has had the opportunity to coach two current USA National Team members (Ali & Gabby Deloof) while coaching the girls swim team at Grosse Pointe South High School.
Jodi was a varsity swimmer and school record holder at Wayne State University where she also earned academic awards at the school.