Coach Bios

Coach Smith Bio


·         Originally from New Jersey but lived in Winchester Virginia for eight years before moving back to New Jersey in 11th grade to graduate high school

·         Started year round swimming at 12 years old for the Winchester Swim Team (VA)

·         Swam all four years of high school at three different high schools James Wood (VA) 9th grade, Millbrook (VA) 10th, and Mount Olive (NJ) 11th and 12th

·         Swam for the West Morris YMCA in NJ during junior and senior year of high school

·         Went to Virginia Tech majored in Physics for undergraduate

·         Coached Flanders Valley Pirates Swim Team (NJ) a Summer League team for four seasons (three as Head Coach) while in college

·         Graduated from Virginia Tech with Masters in Education in 2011

·         First job out of college was teaching Physics at Liberty High School in Fauquier County

·         Coached Liberty High School Swim team for two years (Head Coach for one)

·         Coached Culpeper Rec Club Summer Swim Team (VA) for two seasons as head coach

·         Currently in third year of teaching high school physics and coaching high school swimming at Annandale High School