Coaches and Directors

Coaches and Directors
Coaching Staff
Dave McCrary Executive Director/Head Coach

CSP 2005-Present
BSBA degree with a major in Accounting from the University of Arkansas

 

 

 

Ozark Senior Chair
Ozark Senior Coach of the Year - 2014, 2015, 2016, & 2017
Central Sectional Long Course Coach of the Year 2002
Coached athletes to: Pan American Team, National Junior Team, Olympic Trials, Nationals, and Junior Nationals, Top 16 and Ozark Record Holders and Zone Champions, Sectional Champions and Record Holders, Missouri State High School titles and record holders, National Camps and Zone Camps.
Head Coach Rec-Plex Sharks 1999- 2005 and Assistant Rec-Plex Coach from 1995-1999
Olympic Trial Qualifier in 1988 and 1992,
2 time Collegiate All-American in Division I swimming in 100 yard Backstroke 1988 and 1989,
3 Year Team Captain for University of Arkansas, Top 8 finishes at US Nationals and
US Open Championships, 1985 Junior National Champion 100 Backstroke, and 1985 Missouri State Champion in 200 Free and 100 Backstroke
Married to Cheryl and father of Cameron.

Mark Imig Admin Director/Head Age Group Coach

CSP 1995-Present
B.A. Education University of Missouri-St. Louis
ASCA Member

 

 

Coached Swimmers ranked in the Top 10 in USA Swimming, Paralympic American Record Holders, Ozark and Team Record Holders and Zone Champions .

Placed a swimmer on the 2008 US Paralympic Team

USA Swimming Coaching Experience:

Ozark Age Group Coach of the Year 1999, 2004, 2007, 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018
Ozark Head Zones Coach 2002-2006, 2009, 2014-Present
Ozark Age Group Chair 2003-2007, 2014 - present
Ozark Records Chair 2007 - present
Rockwood Swim Club 1991-1995

Married to Lanette Imig and they have a son Eric.

Terry Freerks Executive Director Emeritus

CSP 1968-Present
Ph.D. Counseling Psychology Saint Louis University

 

 

 

CSP Executive Director 1995-2017
CSP Executive Director Emeritus 2017 - Present

Head Coach CSP 1974-1995
ASCA Level 5; Awards of Excellence 1985 & 1989;
Coached Olympic Trial Qualifiers, Senior & Junior National Finalists, Collegiate & Masters All American Swimmer, Age Group & Masters National Record Holder, Olympic Trial, Senior & Junior National Qualifier
2008 Ozark Hall of Fame Inductee for Swimming Accomplishments.

Elliot Belloli Head Coach Senior II & Asst Coach JV
Richard Gentry Head Coach Masters

CSP 2007-Present
MBA, Washington University in St. Louis (1987)
B.A. in Economics, Bucknell University (1980)

 

 

The Hotchkiss School (1976)
ASCA Level 5 Masters & Level 3 High School Certified Coach (2007)
Total Immersion Senior Coach/Director of Weekend Workshops (1995-present)
USA Triathlon Level 2 Certified Coach (2007)
Ozark LMSC Masters Coach (1989-present)
Ladue Horton Watkins HS Girls & Boys Swimming & Diving Coach (2005-present)
Downtown Pittsburgh YMCA Masters and Endurefiends Triathlon Club Swimming Coach (1987-1989)
New Haven YMCA Mariners Age Group & National Team Coach (1982-1985)
Stratford YMCA Age Group & National Team Coach (1980-1982)
Yale Swim Club Team Captain (1972-1976) and Team Member (1965-1980)

Lanette Imig Head Coach Junior Varsity

CSP- 1998- Present
B.S. Education University of Missouri-St. Louis  cum laude
ASCA Member

 

 

2015-2016 Ozark Age Group Coach of the Year
2013-2014 Ozark Age Group Coach of the Year
Coached Swimmers Ranked in the Top 10 in USA Swimming, Ozark Record Holders, CSP Record holders, USA Swimming Central Zone Finalists. Age Group Team and Individual winners, female and male, at Ozark A , Ozark Short and Long Course Championships, as well as, 8 and under Championships. 
Former First Grade Teacher-Elementary Education Northwest School District

USA Swimming Coaching Experience incudes:

Head Coach Kirkwood Webster YMCA
Head Coach Mehlville Oakville Swim Team (merged to become FAST)
Started coaching at 18 for Sugar Creek Swim Club, went on to Coach Webster College, Lake of the Woods and the City of Crestwood
Married to Coach Mark Imig and has one son, Eric Witzel.

 

Chris McCrary Head Varsity Coach

CSP – 2006-2007, 2012-Present
J.D. - University of Missouri School of Law
B.A. Journalism – University of Missouri

 

 

USA National Team Member - 2003 Pan American Games
Top 20 in the World in the 50m Freestyle
Olympic Trial Qualifier 2000, 2004,2008
NCAA Division I Championships Qualifier
Top-8 Finalist at S.E.C. Championships, Big 12 Championships, U.S. Nationals and U.S. Open
Junior National Champion and Record Breaker
31-time  Region VIII Sectional Champion
Region VIII Sectional Record Breaker
8-time Missouri State High School Champion
Missouri State High School Record Holder and Breaker

 
Justin Pasquesi Lead Beginner I and II Coach
Kyle Renne Lead Coach Dev, Age Group and Adv Stroke
Lindsey Ehret Assistant Masters Coach

CSP 2011-Present
M.A. Education, Secondary Social Studies from Truman State University, 2006
B.A. History from Truman State University, 2004

 

Member of the Truman Women’s Swim Team from 2000-2004
Social Studies Teacher at Fort Zumwalt West High School 2006-Present
Head Coach for the Boys’ Swim Team at Fort Zumwalt, 2006-Present
Head Coach for the Girls’ Swim Team at Parkway North High School 2006-Present

Megan Maurer Assistant Age Group & Senior II Coach

CSP 2010-Present
B.A. from Maryville University, Magna Cum Laude

 

 


Gold medal winner at Junior Olympics
Former member of Sugar Creek National team
Former Assistant Age Group Coach for the Aqua Jets Swim Club
Former coach for Manchester Swim Team and Robinwood Swim Team

Cheryl McCrary Office Admin Assistant & Coach

CSP 2006-Present
B.A. Communications University of Missouri -St Louis

 

 


University of Missouri-St. Louis Swim Team 1990-1994
1991-1995 Head Coach Wedgewood Swim Club
1991-1995 Head Coach Emerson Family YMCA

Stephanie Miller Assistant Masters Coach

CSP 2009-Present
M.S., Biology, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, 2011
B.S., Marine Biology, University of California at Santa Cruz, 2004

 


Mercer Island Redwoods Masters, Head Coach, 2006-2009
Santa Cruz Masters, Assistant Coach, 2004-2005
UC Santa Cruz Men’s and Women’s Collegiate Teams, Assistant Coach, 2004-2005
UC Santa Cruz Swimming and Diving Team, 2000-2004
6-Time NCAA All-American
Avid Open Water Swimmer

Conor Murphy Assistant Coach for Elite
CSP 2016-present
B.S. in Business & Marketing - University of Minnesota
 
 
 
 
Coaching Background:
ACAC-IA 2015-2016
Twin Cities Swim Team- MN 2011-2015
Minnesota Swim Camps 2010&2012

Conor grew up swimming in the St. Louis area for Parkway Swim Club. He was a Multiple High School State Finalist, All-American, and Junior National qualifier. Swam collegiately for the University of Minnesota.

 
Katie Rahmoeller Assistant Coach

CSP 2011 - Present

 

 

 

Summer swim instructor for Webster University
Lifeguard, AED, and First Aid Certified
Masters in music education, bachelors in music education and clarinet performance
Perform with St. Louis Wind Symphony
Loves to bake sweets
 

Tracey Riordan Assistan Coach JV & Senior

CSP 2017 - Present
B.A., St. Louis University (dual degrees in History and Urban Studies)
M.A. in history, Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville
Currently working on a Ph.D. in American Studies at St. Louis University

 

USA Swimming Coaching Experience
Former Lead Coach, Rockwood Swim Club (15 years+)
Head Coach, Wildwood Swim Team and Lake Chesterfield Swim Team

Teaches history and political science at several local colleges and schools.
Loves her family, coaching, teaching, tennis, hiking, and travelling.

Board of Directors
Nancy Cunneen President
Leonard Dino Vice President
Stuart Beard Treasurer
Brad Kelley Secretary
Ernie Paul Barrette Member
Karen Briers Member
Louis DiGuiseppe Member
Chris Fox Member
Kathleen Fulton Member
Qingzhou Ji Member
Joe Naber Member
Lori O'Brien Member
Michael Zucker President Emeritus