Coaches and Directors

Coaches and Directors
Coaching Staff
Todd Stevens Director of Competitive Aquatics

 

Wahoo Office Phone #: 203-762-8384 x217
Wahoo Cell: 203-668-5052

Office Hours: Monday-Friday By Appointment

EDUCATION

  • Ithaca College, BS. Business Management 1987
  • Ithaca College Mens Swimming Record Holder - 50 Freestyle 1987-2009

COACHING EXPERIENCE

  • 2017 FCIAC Girls Swimming Coach of the Year
  • 2009 CHSCA Girls High School Swimming - Coach of the Year
  • 2008 CIAC/CISCA Girls High School Swimming- Coach of the Year
  • 2008 FCIAC Girls Swimming coach of the Year
  • New Canaan Field Club Lessons Coordinator 2018-present
  • Head Coach Wilton High School Women’s and Men’s Team 1998-present
  • Head Coach of Weeburn Country Club 1999-2005
  • Head Age Group Coach Cheshire Water Devils 1992-1998
  • ASCA Level 4 Certification

Connecticut Swimming

  • Age Group planning committee
  • USA National Select Camp Coach
  • Zone Coach
  • Jr/Sr Coach Representative
  • Nominating committee
Eric Holden Assoc. Dir. of Competitive Aquatics

Associate Director of Competitive Aquatics

Head Age Group Coach

Wahoo Office Phone: (203)762-8384 ext 289

Office Hours: Monday-Friday By Appointment

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Science in Education- University of Virginia
  • Masters of Teaching Kinesiology Health and Physical Education- University of Virginia

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • CT Swimming Age Group Committee Representative, 2019-Present
  • Connecticut Zone Team Head Coach, 2021
  • Developmental Coach- Amity Regional Aquatic Club, 2018-2019
  • Connecticut Zone Team Assistant Coach 2019
  • Head Coach- The Paugusset Pool and Tennis Club, 2018-2022
  • Associate Head Swim and Dive Coach- Notre Dame High School, West Haven CT, 2018-2019
  • Assistant Age Group Coach- Wilton Y Wahoos 2017-2018
  • Head Coach- Fry's Spring Beach Club, VA. 2014-2017
  • Assistant Developmental Coach- Virginia Gators, Charlottesville, VA. 2017
  • Assistant Coach- Albermarle High School, Charlottesville, VA. 2016-2017
  • ASCA Level II Certification, Level III Pending

PERSONAL ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Captain of the University of Virginia Men's Swimming and Diving Team
  • Member of UVA's 2013 ACC Championship Team
  • 2012 US Olympic Trials Qualifier in the 100m and 200m Breaststroke
  • 3-Time CT State Open Champion in 100y Breaststroke
  • 5-Time USA Collegiate Club Swimming National Champion

 

Joseph Bonk Lead National Team Coach

Wahoo Office Phone: (203)762-8384 ext 290

Office Hours: Monday-Friday By Appointment

Education

  • North Carolina State University, Bachelor of Science in Sport Management 2017
    • Minor in Sport Psychology

Professional Experience

  • Assistant coach for Stonebridge Swim Club (2011-2018)
  • Assistant Site Director YOTA Swim Team (2014-2018)
  • Recruiting Coordinator for William Peace University (2018-2019)
  • Volunteer Asssistant for Fairfield University (2019-2020)

Personal Achievements

  • 2012/2016 Olympic Trials Qualifer
  • YMCA National Champion
  • YMCA National Record holder (100 freestyle)
  • ACC Champion (2014/2016/2017)
  • NCAA All-American (200/400 freestyle relay & 400 medley relay)
  • NCAA Runner-up (200 freestyle relay)

 

Raymond Snyder Assistant Age Group Coach

Wahoo Office Phone: (203)762-8384 ext 287

Office Hours: Monday-Friday By Appointment

Education:

  • Master's of Education in College Student Development - Alfred Unviersity 
  • Bachelor's of Science in Exercise Science - Southern Connecticut State University
     

Professional Experience: 

  • Graduate Assistant Men's & Women's Swimming & Diving Coach at Alfred University (2017-2020)
  • Volunteer Assistant Coach for Waterbury YMCA Barracudas (2017)
  • Volunteer Assistant Coach for Watertown Recreational Swim Team (2017)

Personal Achievements: 

  • Captain of Southern Connecticut State University Swimming & Diving
  • Southern Connecticut school record holder (200 and 400 Free Relays)
  • Multiple time Northeast Conference Champion
JoAnn McCaffrey Assistant Coach/Office Manager

Wahoo Phone: (203)762-8384 ext 249

Offic Hours: By Appointment 

James Young Assistant Age Group Coach

Email: [email protected]

Wahoo Office Phone: (203)762-8384 ext 

Office Hours: Monday-Friday By Appointment

Education:

  •          B.A. -SUNY Purchase

Professional Experience:

  •          Metro Zone Coach
  •          BGCNW Marlins - Age Group Coach, Masters Coach
  •          Mount Kisco Country Club - Pool Director, Head Coach Summer Swim
  •          SMC Storm - Age Group Coach, Masters Coach
  •          Gatewayves Swimming - Age Group Coach

Personal Achievements:

  •          USMS Nationals Top 5 200 Fly 2018
  •          NCAA Consideration Cuts 100 and 200 Fly
  •          Former Iona Prep Record Holder 100 Fly
  •          AA State Champion Shady Side Academy - 2000
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