Coaches

Head Coach Jim Koehr

About Jim
  • Seton Coach from 2001 to Present
  • Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association (VISAA) Coach of the Year – 2018, 2019.
  • Potomac News and Messenger All-County Coach of the Year (’06-’07 and ’09-‘10).
  • Delaney Athletic Conference Coach of the Year twelve (12) times since 2002.
  • James H. Robertson Excellence in Coaching award from the National Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association (NISCA) – 2012
  • VISAA Executive Committee Secretary from 2005 to 2019.
  • Host or Co-Host of the VISAA State Championship meet seven (7) times.
  • Swam competitively at the high school level and at the age-group level for two AAU teams in Northern Virginia. 
  • Former competitor in numerous endurance events including an Ironman Triathlon and the Great Chesapeake Bay Swim (4.4 miles).
  • Jim and Colleen have had nine (9) children graduate from Seton, seven (7) of whom served as Captain of the Seton Swim Team.
  • They also have two (2) children currently on the team with their 12th child anxious to join next season.

Coach Patrick Mulhern

About Patrick
  • Seton Coach from 2004 to 2007 and 2018 to Present
  • Three (3)-year Captain of the Towson University Swim Team
  • Towson University Scholar Athlete of the Year
  • Former Water Polo player, Water Safety Instructor and Scuba Diver
  • Former Summer League Swim Coach
  • Patrick and Karen’s four (4) daughters all graduated from Seton
  • Why Patrick Coaches: “To give back for all that Seton did for my girls”

Coach DD Ross

About DD
  • Seton Coach from 2004 to 2010 and 2014 to Present
  • Swam competitively at the high school, college and master’s levels
  • USA Swimming Coach for Occoquan Swim Club
  • USA Coaches Safety, CPR and First Aid Certifications
  • Former Water Safety Instructor
  • DD and Dave’s three (3) sons all graduated from Seton
  • Why DD Coaches: “To bring out the best in every child is why I became a coach”

Coach Heidi Santschi

About Heidi
  • Seton Coach from 2017 to Present
  • Competed at the high school level in Swimming, Synchronized Swimming, Volleyball, Softball and Gymnastics
  • Played Beach Volleyball and Power Volleyball 
  • Professional Occupational Therapist
  • Former Water Safety Instructor
  • Heidi and Paul have had six children graduate from Seton and the 7th is still on the team
  • Why Heidi Coaches: “I coach to support the team that provided some of my sons with tremendous opportunities for personal growth.   I love teaching all things water – and the truly amazing kids.”

 

Coach Kimberly Dalrymple

About Kimberly
  • Seton Coach from 2015 to Present
  • Air Force Veteran
  • Competed at the high school level in Swimming and Volleyball
  • Enjoys playing Ultimate Frisbee
  • Kimberly is a force of nature volunteering to make Seton School a better place.
  • Kimberly and Andy have had one daughter graduate from Seton and serve as Captain of the Seton Swim Team.
  • Her two (2) boys are still on the team
  • Why Kimberly Coaches: “It’s great to encourage students and athletes to do more than they think they can”

 

Coach Jerry Zadnik

About Jerry
  • Seton Coach from 2011 to Present
  • Competed in Crew at the college level.
  • Competed at the high school level in Swimming.
  • Enjoys playing Swimming and Rowing to keep in shape
  • Working primarily with Seton’s beginning swimmers, Jerry patience and joy are responsible for countless smiling faces when his swimmers start to see success for the first time.
  • Jerry and Vickie have had four (4) daughters graduate from Seton and their last two daughters are currently on the team.
  • Why Jerry Coaches: “Our family is so thankful to be a part of Seton School.  It is good to get involved in a great sport that can push our kids beyond their comfort zone to be more than they thought possible.”

Seton Swimming’s G.E.M.S.

What makes Seton Swimming special?

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Gratitude

“Who has it better than us? Nobody!”

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Excellence

We focus on better. Good takes care of itself.

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Meekness

We help our opponents over the bar that we raised by winning

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Sacrifice

We offer it up. We love all of our teammates.

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