Swimming and Diving Team
The Megaducks welcome swimmers and divers ages 5 – 18 (no exceptions). We emphasize skills improvement, sportsmanship, and team spirit. Before the start of the first day of practice, new swimmers must complete one lap of the pool to be eligible to join the team.
Click here to download and complete both the registration form and the waiver by MAY 31st.
SCHEDULE AND EVENTS:
2021 Practice Schedule:
Pre-Season (Monday – Friday from June 1st to June 11th)
12 and up- 4 pm-5pm
10 and up- 5-5:45 pm
8 and up- 5:45- 6:30 pm
Regular Season (Starting June 14th) Monday – Friday
12 and up- 8:00-9:15 am
10 and up- 9:15- 10:00 am
8 and up- 10:00- 10:45 am
New and little ones- 10:45- 11:15 am
2021 Meet Schedule:
Tuesday 6/29 vs. Maple Manor
Tuesday 7/6 vs. Maplewood (postponed to 7/7 due to weather)
Friday 7/9 @ Upper Moreland
Tuesday 7/13 @ Fort Washington
Saturday 7/17 vs. Hideaway Swim Club
Tuesday 7/20 @ Sunny Willow
Wednesday 7/28 - B Swim Champs
Friday 7/30 - A/B Diving
Saturday 7/31- A Swim Champs
Head Swim Coach- Zach Brech
The Manorlu Megaducks welcome Zach Brech as the new head swimming coach for the 2021 summer season. Zach began his swimming career as a Manorlu Megaduck where his spark for swimming was first ignited. Zach attended Upper Dublin High School and was a multi-event qualifier for the PIAA District One Championship Meet and PIAA State Championship Meet.
Zach attended Towson University and studied Business Administration with a focus on Marketing. While at Towson, Zach was a member of the men’s swim team. His collegiate swimming accolades consist of swimming the fourth fastest 50 yard freestyle in the program’s history, being a member of the record setting 400-yard freestyle relay team, and consistently placing in the Colonial Athletic Association Championship Meet.
After graduation, Zach began his coaching career as an age group coach for Loyola Blakefield Aquatics (LBA) which is located in Maryland. Zach spent two years as a member of the LBA coaching staff.
In August 2020, Zach returned to Pennsylvania and joined the Upper Dublin Aquatic Club (UDAC) as one of their age group coaches. Zach currently works with UDAC’s junior training groups.
Head Diving Coaches - Todd and Tarra Michael
The Megaduck divers will be led by Todd and Tarra Michael. Todd and Tarra bring many years of diving and coaching experience to the Megaduck staff. They own and coach TNT Diving. Their divers have qualified and medaled in PIAA District and State Championships, USA Diving East National Championships and AAU National Championships.
Additionally, Todd is currently the head diving coach of Villanova University and received the honor of being named 2017, 2018, and 2019 BIG EAST Diving Coach of the Year.
Assistant Coaches - John Rocco, Ashley Bonanni, & Aidan Keillor.