Coaches and Directors

Coaching Staff
Samuel Stewart Head Coach

Coach Stewart has been head coach of the Aquatic Club of Enid since 2013, first under Enid YMCA and now under the new management and name of ACE.

He has produced many YMCA and USA SWIMMING state champions and state record holders, multiple Scholastic All Americans, has sent multiple swimmers to as high level meets as Jr Nationals, Sr Nationals, US Open, and the highest level of competition in USA Swimming, the Olympic Team Trials. He has placed multiple swimmers in the top 50 in the nation as well as in the top 40 all time National Age Group Rankings.

His swimmers have garnered attention and scholarship offers from such NCAA Division 1 universities as University of Tennessee, Missouri State, University of Kentucky, Virginia Tech, University of Arkansas Little Rock, Notre Dame, and University of Alabama.

Justin Cromwell Head Assistant Coach/Technique Coach

Justin has been a volunteer coach for the team since October of 2014. He is Red Cross Lifeguard and Coach certified as well as coaching certification from USA Swimming and is a long time member of US Masters swimming and USA Triathlon. He continues to compete in both open water swimming and triathlon events. He has been a member of the Denny Price YMCA aquatics committee since 2005.


Asa Stewart Head Age Group Coach

Coach Asa began swimming when he was 11 years old and has been competing ever since, He is a seven time Oklahoma swimming State Champion.

Asa curently holds multiple ACE team records and Oklahoma state records.

As a high school age swimmer Asa qualified for the USA Swimming Jr National championships in the 100 and 200 breaststrokes and was named to the USA Swimming Scholastic All American team his Junior and Senior years of high school.

He is currently a US Open qualifier in the 100 breaststroke and has won as high level meets as Sectionals and Futures.

Shyann Kissinger Orange Group Coach

Coach Shyann has been swimming and coaching with ACE since 2021, Shyann is a very elite swimmer and has competed at some of the highest level meets in the country, she owns more than 15 team records already including two (200 Free and 50 Back) open team records.

Shyann was the 2022 Oklahoma high school 6A state runner up in the 200 freestyle and 500 freestyle and is also the Enid High School record holder in the 500 free.

Board of Directors
Chad Stewart Treasurer