Gold River Stingrays


Please see our Coaches page for pictures and a biography about each coach.

Coach Paul Murphy

  • Oversee the department team while directly coach the 13 and over swimmers
  • SwimAmerica Program Director
  • Contact at [email protected] or 217-255-0235
  • Unless it is an emergency I will answer your emails by 8:30pm or after 6:00am in the morning.
  • If you would like to meet please feel free to set up a zoom meeting or an in-person meeting.
  • If any swimmer would like to communicate with the coach via email or text and they must have a parent or guardian as part of the communication.

Coach Christie

  • Head Age Group Coach for STAS (12&under swimmers)
  • Team Administrator for the Stingrays Summer Team

Assistant Coaches: Coach Natalie, Coach Rosi, Coach Bill, Coach Natalie and Coach Nicole

Coach Shruti

  • Supervises SwimAmerica