2019 Coaching Staff

Catherine Fink- Head Coach 
Swam through HS (Peddie and Princeton Swim and Dive) and participated in Master's swimming. 
B.A. and M.A. in Special and Elementary Education 
Married with four children- All swimmers 
Seventh year of coaching 
Head Girls' Coach of TOPS Swimming. 
USA Swimming Certified 
ASCA- Level 2


Nikki Whitlock- Assistant Coach

Nikki was the Laurelwood's head coach for seven years

This is her thirteenth year coaching

Swimmer since the age of six through college (George Washington University)

Fifteen year career in Aerospace Industry

Coached at Bryn Mawr College for eleven years and was the Aquatics Director and on the faculty


Debbie Cancro- Pre-team Coach- Assistant Coach

Fifteen years Coaching experience (Laurelwood, OJR Age Group, USA-Tiger Sharks)

Head Girls' Coach at PVAC (SAL/USA Club)

USA Swimming Certified

ASCA Level 1 Certified

American Red Cross Lifesaving Certified 


Laurel Fink-Assistant Coach- 2nd yr. 
Swam for Laurelwood for nine years 
Swam for the Pottstown Y and TOPS Swimming (Y National / USA Sectional/ Futures Qualifier) 
Swam for OJR HS team- District and State Qualifier

Taught lessons at Laurelwood 
Junior at Nova Southeastern University- Physician's Assistant 
Swims for NSU- Conference and NCAA qualifier 
CSCAA All-America 
Scholar All-American Honorable Mention 


Colin Bauer- Assistant Coach - 2nd yr.

Swm for Laurelwood for thirteen years.

Swam for Pottstown Y and TOPS Swimming (Y National/ USA Sectional/Futures Qualifier)

Swam for OJR HS Swim team- District and State Qualifier

Taught swim lessons at OJR Aquatics and Laurelwood

Swam for Bloomsburg University- Conference and NCAA Qualifier

All-American Honorable Mention

Will be graduating from Bloomsburg University this summer









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