Head Coaches

Swim Team Coaches

Raymond Murphy

  • 1954

  • First Swim Team Coach for the Dad’s Club 1954

  • Physical Education Teacher at Spring Branch High School 1957

E.A. Snapp

  • 1955

  • Basketball Coach University of Houston 1942

  • Head Coach Houston Country Club 1944

  • Head Coach Golfcrest Swimming Club 1945

  • Past President of the Texas Health and Physical Education and Recreation Association 1950

  • Head Judge of Water Tower Diving at Olympics 1954

  • Head Coach of US Volleyball Team in Pan American Games 1955

  • Head Coach of Dad’s Club 1955-57

Melvin 'Pat' and Jane Patterson

  • 1957-1962, 1964

  • Head Coach of Dad’s Club and Memorial High School 1957-64

  • 1 Year Sabbatical to get Master’s Degrees 1963

  • Head Coach University of Arkansas 1964-68

  • Head Coach Texas A&M University 1968-70

  • Head Coach University of Texas 1970-79

  • Principal at Westlake High School near Austin 1979-94

  • Superintendent of Sweeny Independent School District 1986-91

  • Texas Swimming & Diving Hall of Fame 2009

Bob and Janie Walker

  • 1963

  • Head Coach Lakeside Country Club

  • Head Coach Fonn Villas Swim Club

  • Head Coach (swim team) George Washington Junior High School

  • Interim Coach during Pat and Jane Patterson’s Sabbatical, 1963

Richard Quick

  • 1965-1971

  • Assistant Coach Men Southern Methodist University 1971–1975

  • Head Coach Women Southern Methodist University 1976-77

  • Head Coach Iowa State Men 1977-78

  • Head Coach Auburn Men and Women 1978-82

  • Head Coach University of Texas Women 1982-88

  • Head Coach Stanford Women 1988-2005

  • Head Coach Auburn Men and Women 2007-2009

  • Head Coach Olympic Team Men’s and Women’s 1988 Seoul, Korea

  • Head Coach Olympic Team Women 1996, Atlanta, GA.

  • Head Coach Olympic Team Women 2000 Sydney, AU

  • International Swimming Hall of Fame 2000

  • College Swimming Coaches Association of America named him the N.C.A.A. coach of the year six different times

  • NCAA First Lifetime Achievement Award 2009

  • Texas Swimming and Diving Hall of Fame 2009

Al Crosby

  • 1972

  • Tarpons Swim Club, Houston 1972

  • Dynamo’s Swim Club, Atlanta 1973

  • Top 16 National Coordinator, USA Swimming 2014

Skip Kenney

  • 1972-1977

  • Coach of Cincinnati Pepsi Marlins

  • Assistant Coach Olympic Team Los Angeles 1984

  • Assistant Coach Olympic Team Seoul, South Korea 1988

  • Head Coach Olympics Team Men Atlanta 1996

  • Head Coach Stanford University 1979-2012

  • 6 Time NCAA Coach of the Year 1982, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1992, 1998

  • 20 Time Pac-10 Coach of the Year 1983 to 2009

  • Head Coach U.S. Short Course World Championships Indianapolis 2004

  • International Swimming Hall of Fame 2004

  • American Swim Coaches Hall of Fame 2005

  • College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Speedo Lifetime Achievement Award 2013

Rob Orr

  • 1977-1979

  • Head Coach Princeton University 1979–2014

  • Master Coach Award from the College Swimming Coaches Association 1990

  • EISL Coach of the Year six times, most recently in 1995

  • Head Women’s Coach for the U.S. National Junior Team 1993

  • Head Coach Olympic Festival 1991

Jay Fitzgerald

  • 1979-1981

  • Head Coach of Cincinnati Pepsi Swim Club 1981-85

  • Head Coach of Santa Clara Swim Club 1985-95

  • Coach of the US Pan American Team

  • Head Coach and Assistant Coach of World Championships Team

  • Head Coach of World University Games

  • Special Assistant for NBC Olympic Coverage Swimming 1988, 1996, and 2000

  • Head Coach of Pine Crest School, FL 1995

  • ASCA Gold Award of Excellence 2006

  • Olympic Coach for Paraguay 2008

  • American Swimming Coaches Hall of Fame 2012

Steve Cattolica

  • 1981-1982

  • Co-Head Coach Pleasant Hill Dolphin Swim Team, CA 1973-77

  • Assistant Coach, Pleasant Hill Swim Club, CA 1973-79

  • Head Coach of Mesa Aquatic Club in Arizona 1979-80

  • Head Coach of Dad’s Club 1981 - Dec 1982

  • USA Swimming Board of Directors, Coaches Representative, Southern Zone 1982-83

  • Co-Coach of US Swim Team in Europe 1983

  • Currently - Registered Lobbyist, Sacramento, CA

Randy Julian

  • 1982-1988

  • Assistant Coach University of Notre Dame

  • Assistant Coach Southern Illinois

  • Head Coach Bowling Green State University for 7 years

  • General Chair of Gulf Swimming 1983-85

  • Chair of the Texas Senior Circuit 1983-85

  • Assistant Coach for the South in the USOC Sports Festival Games, Houston, TX 1985

  • MAC Conference Swimming Coach of the Year (Mid-American) 1996

  • USA Swimming-Staff 2002

  • Staff Liaison to USA Swimming Disability Swimming Committee

Mark Boerner

  • 1988-2009

  • ASCA Level 5 Certified Coach

  • USA Swimming Board of Directors

  • USA Swimming Southern Zone Director

  • YMCA Swim Coach of the Year

  • Head Coach Terrapins Swim Club 2010-

Rey Aguilar

  • 2009-

  • Former swimmer Dad’s Club Swim Team

  • Swimmer for El Salvador’s National Team in International Meets

  • Head Coach of the Dad’s Club since 2009

  • Gulf Coach of Zones Swim Team

  • Head Coach of All Star Swim Team 2009

  • TSA All Star Committee chair 2010-12

  • Gulf LSC's Coaches' Rep 2015-18

  • Gulf Swimming Board 2014-2018

  • Gulf Coach of the Year 2019




Diving Team Coaches

Kuni Schultz

  • 1964-1993

  • Olympic Diver Summer Olympics for Germany 1952

  • Professional diver in the New York Aquashow 1957-58

  • Executive Director at the Dad’s Club and Diving Coach for 25 years

  • National Diving Committee Member

  • Chaired the National Age Group Committee

  • Clear Creek ISD 2007 Volunteer of the Year for work with the Diving Team at Clear Creek High School

Win Young

  • 1969

  • Olympic bronze medal winner 1968 Mexico City

  • Assistant diving Coach at Dad's Club 1969

  • Diving Coach West Point

  • Diving Coach University of Arizona

Joe Suriano

  • 1970-1973

  • Aquatic Director at Dad’s Club

  • First diving coach at Vanderbilt University 1974-77

  • Diving Coach at the Naval Academy 1978-2013

Bob Rydze

  • 1974-1978

  • Aquatic Director at Dad’s Club

  • Diving Coach at Iowa State 1978-2012

  • Team Leader for USA Diving at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing

  • Chairman of USA Diving's board of directors

  • Serves on U.S. Aquatics Sports board of directors

  • Big Ten Diving Coach of the Year 1985, 1986, and 1995

Dave Moreau

  • 1978-1981

  • University of Ohio

  • Diving Coach of Dad’s Club

  • Diving Coach of Spring Branch Independent School District

  • Diving Coach Florida State Men 1981-82

  • UIL Texas Girls and Boys Diving Coach of the Year 2003

  • Diving Coach of Cy-Fair ISD 1982-2013

Ed Hooker

  • 1981

  • Master’s degree from the University of Michigan

  • Diving Coach Dad’s Club

  • Diving Coach Spring Branch ISD 1981-2014

  • Currently Natatorium Director for Spring Branch ISD 2014