Andy started swimming when he was seven years old and began competing when 11 years old. In grade school and high school he was a member of United States Swimming club Massachusetts Bay Marlins and Brookline High School swim team. His favorite events were sprint Butterfly, Backstroke and Freestyle. He competed in MIAA state swimming championships, New England Age group, New England Junior and New England Senior championships. Over the years he has also taught swim lessons to people of various ages and skill levels and coached age group and high school swimmers. He looks forward to coaching and training with BC masters swim team.
Andy will be coaching Wed/Thurs 6:05 - 7:05 am.
Cameron Howe is joining the BC Recreation Masters Coaching Staff for this year. Cameron is from Zionsville, Indiana (just outside of Indianapolis). He is a current sophomore at Boston College majoring in Political Science and Theology with a minor in Biology on the Pre-med track. He was a competitive swimmer for 15 years swimming for various USA Swimming clubs (Lebanon Swim Club, Washington Township Swim Club, and Zionsville Swim Club). He was a member of the Boston College Men’s Swimming and Diving Team for his freshman year here at BC (2014-2015) and competed in the IM, the breaststroke and the backstroke events for the Eagles throughout the year. He has competed in 30 consecutive state meets back in Indiana and is a multiple time age group state finalist, state champion, and a member of some record holding relays both at the state level, and club level as well as a record holder for his club team (Zionsville Swim Club) in a variety of individual events (mainly breaststroke and IM). In high school, he was a state qualifier and was a varsity letter winner all four years and was the team captain and MVP both his junior and senior year and was an Academic All-American his senior year in the state of Indiana. Throughout his swimming career, he has competed for team Indiana on a national level four times and is still an avid lover of swimming (swims on a regular basis still). On a coaching level, he has been the head coach of the summer league team in Zionsville for 4 years and has been an assistant age group coach for Zionsville Swim Club for a year. He worked as a volunteer coach for the Masters Program in Zionsville this past summer and is really looking forward to working with the Masters Swimming Program here at BC Rec this coming year.
Cameron will be coaching on Mon/Tues 6:05 - 7:05 am.
Caroline, a native to Dallas, Pennsylvania, is returning to the Master's swim program after previously coaching from 2009-2012. She is a 2009 graduate of Boston College’s Lynch School of Education with minors in Theology and Studio Art in Arts and Sciences. After completing her Masters in Counseling Psychology from Boston College in 2013, she began a doctoral program in clinical psychology. Her swimming background includes a four time letter winner for the BC Eagles and two individual Boston College records in the 100 and 200 freestyle. She was twice chosen the MVP - the 2007 and 2009 season. Caroline is the all-time leader at Boston College with 147 victories. She was a recipient of the ACC Post Graduate Scholarship in 2009 for her achievements in academics, athletics and service to the community.
Caroline will be subbing this fall.