Ridgewood Barracudas

Lake Ridge, VA

Meet the Coaches

John Facciola, Head Coach Coach John Facciola with Anna Facciola

John Facciola is entering his seventh season as head coach of the Ridgewood Barracudas.  His coaching philosophy centers on personal improvement, love of the sport and good sportsmanship.  As coach, his swimmers have shown consistent improvement and have competed at a high level.  In his professional life, he is completing his 25th year in public education.  For the past eight years, he has been an ESOL teacher at Freedom High School.  All three of his children have competed as Barracudas.