Coaches and Directors

Coaches and Directors
Coaching Staff
Ray Gaffney Head Coach/Gold 2
Beth Alemy Assistant Coach
Rebecca Hutsebaut Lead Coach - Silver 1
Casey Murphy Assistant Coach

Casey Murphy swam at William Paterson University. She is on the record board there for top ten most points of all time. After graduation, she helped coach William Paterson’s swim team and the Akrug Aquatic Club. Casey has eight years of coaching experience. She is currently the head swim coach at Pequannock Township High School. Next year will be her ninth season coaching and teaching swim lessons at Lake Stockholm. Casey is in her second year (2022)  coaching the Swordfish. We are thrilled to have Casey on our coaching staff!

Alexis Faria Silver 2- Lead Coach
Sarah Schwartz Lead Coach- Bronze group

We are thrilled to have Sarah as part of our coaching staff.  Sarah's first coaching job was as an assistant for the Highland Lakes summer swim team in 2000-2004.  After graduating from Ithaca College, Sarah was a grad assistant with Montclair State University from 2004-2007. She taught physical education in Paterson from 2007-2015 and took a break from coaching during that time. Sarah got back into coaching in 2016 when her oldest started swimming for Aqua Gems. She coached at Aqua Gems in Orange County, NY  from 2016-2022.  Both of Sarah's daughter's are part of our swim team now as well!

Bianca Wargo Assistant Coach
Walter Mager Lead Coach - Gold 1
Board of Directors