FAIR OAKS SHARKS (NVSL)

2019 NVSL Division 4 Champions!!!

Coaches and Swim Team Committee

Coaching Staff
Peter McDonough Sharks Head Coach

Coach Peter has been coaching and teaching children to swim in Northern Virginia for the past 24 years.  He has coached NVSL, CSL, high school and USA club swim teams, and is currently the assistant coach at Chantilly High School, where he is also a special education history teacher specializing in Emotional Disabilities and Autism Spectrum Disorder. This will be Coach Peter's fourth season with the Sharks and he is excited for another fun filled summer teaching swimmers to be great in and out of the water!.  He lives in Fairfax with his wife Emily, and their daughter Josephine.   

Justin Brady Sharks Asst. Coach/Jr. Sharks Head Coach

Justin has been swimming since he was 5 years old. He started with swim lessons at a local rec center and liked it so much that at 7 he joined a summer swim league.  He has been a Shark since he was 8 years old.  The same year he joined Fair Oaks Sharks, he began swimming year round with the Mason Makos. He also swims on the Chantilly High School team.  He enjoys swimming distance freestyle and backstroke.  He has been coaching for four years at Swim With Beth and is excited to work with the Sharks this year and see all the swimmers on the team improve throughout the season. 

Alexus Chua Lane Coach

Hi, I am Alexus Chua, and I have been on Fair Oaks since 2012. I have coached as an assistant coach in the winter program for one year, a lane coach for Junior Sharks last summer, and the head coach for the winter program this past winter. I also have swum competitively on Oakton High School’s swim team for all four years and was privileged to be a team captain. I currently practice with Machine Aquatics on week days. My favorite part of summer swim is getting to know my teammates and cheering for everyone at the meets! I cannot wait to get to know each swimmer this season and make this summer super exciting for everyone!

Ava Jones Lane Coach

Ava has been swimming since the age of 5 years old. She started swimming competitively with the Mason Makos at the age of 7. Recently she switched to Machine Aquatics at Oak Marr. She is a member of the Oakton High School Swim and Dive team. She enjoys swimming IM and Backstroke. She has been coaching young children on Fairfax Frogs, Thunder Aquatics, Swim Smart and Swim with Beth for 5 years. She is very passionate about swimming because she has had amazing coaches along the way and loves to help swimmers fall in love with the sport as much as she has. She cannot wait for her first season with the Fair Oaks Sharks to provide lasting summer memories.

Payton Wozny Lane Coach

Payton has been a member of the Sharks since she was 4 years old and loves spending her summers in the pool. One of her favorite swim memories was breaking the 8 & under relay record. She is a rising junior at Oakton High School and is a member of the cheerleading team. When she is not swimming, she is dancing at Velocity Dance. She is excited for another great season with the Sharks.

Graham Evers Lane Coach

Hey Sharks, my name is Graham Evers and this is my first year on the Sharks and it is going to be great.  I have been swimming for 12 years and competitively for the Mason Makos for 8 years.  I am entering my sophomore year at Oakton High School and swam at states this year, which we won as a team. I am familiar to summer swim team coaching for the Fairfax Frogs and also offer private lessons. I cannot wait to help every kid out this summer!  If you need me you can catch me on the sidelines cheering at every meet!

Swim Team Committee
Dana Wozny A Meet Representative
Cindy Barber A Meet Representative
Ryan McCarthy B Meet Representative
Katie Faircloth B Meet Representative
Wendy Peterson Operations
Molly Jones Volunteer Coordinator - A Meets
Cristina Oliver Volunteer Coordinator - B Meets