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Fairfield Fins Swim Team

Neighborhood swimming at its best since 1994

Morgan Oakley
I am very excited to be returning as the Fins head coach this season! I started swimming with the Fins when I was ten years old and swam until I aged out. I continued to be involved with the Fins by coaching during my high school and college years. In 2013 I graduated from UNC Wilmington in middle grades education and taught in New Hanover County for a year.  I moved back to Durham in 2014 and became a teacher for Durham Public Schools, which allowed me to continue coaching during the summers. I have taught at Lakewood Montessori middle school and am currently in my third year as a 7th grade social studies teacher at Neal middle school.  I was the Fins head coach in 2015 and 2016 seasons and am looking forward to the 2018 season!

Jenny Drury
Hi all, my name is Jenny Drury! I am currently a 16-year-old junior at Durham Academy. I have lived in Fairfield for my whole life and started my swimming career as soon as I was eligible to be on the team. I was 6 years old when I first started and have been swimming on the team ever since. As of last summer, 2017, I started to get more involved in the swim program. I was a Junior Assistant Volunteer Coach and this summer, 2018, I will be one of the Assistant Coaches. The swim team is a perfect way for kids to spend their summer because of how you make so many new friends while being able to have fun and be active. This upcoming season I am looking forward to being more involved, so I can continue to better the program and allow the kids to have a fun, memorable summer.

Alex Middleton
Hi, I’m Alex Middleton.  I’m sixteen and have been swimming for Fairfield since I was six.  I go to Cardinal Gibbons High School where I swim and dive.  This is my second year as an assistant swim coach with Fairfield, but I began helping coaching the six and unders at the age of ten.  I’m really excited for this season, go Fins!

Eloise Osborne
Hi! I’m Eloise Osborne, I am 17 years old and will be a rising senior at Jordan High school, where I play field hockey, lacrosse and swim. I have lived in Fairfield my whole life and have been a part of The Fins since I was 4. This will be my 13th summer on the team and 2nd summer as an assistant coach. I can’t wait for another great season!! Go Fins!!

Julia Phu
I’m Julia Phu and I’m a sophomore at Durham Academy. I have been swimming on the Fairfield swim team since I was 8. I was an assistant coach last year and I really liked getting in the water with the kids and helping them out. I love being on the swim team because I get to meet so many new people and I get to be a part of a big family. I have also been on my school's swim team 2 times and I enjoyed it very much. I am looking forward to meeting all the new swimmers we have this season and getting to help them improve their stroke and their speed!

Elena Brosnan
My name is Elena Brosnan. I am 14 years old. I have been swimming on the Fairfield Fins for ten years. I have about seven years of year-round swimming experience. I am a rising ninth grader headed to Jordan high school. I also run cross country and track. I am most looking forward to meeting all the new swimmers who are excited to learn to swim this season.


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