Co-Head Coach - Ellie Smith

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Ellie Smith is happy to join the coaching staff as head coach for the 2018 season.  She was last year’s assistant coach and has been a member of GFS&T dive team for ten years.   At age 12, Ellie recognized her passion for diving and went on to dive competitively with Dominion Dive Club where she continued until this past winter.   She has been an all- star qualifier for the last seven years, placing 4th in the senior division last year.  In 2016, she competed in USA Diving Nationals in both 1 meter and 3 meter events and placed within the top 50.   Ellie is a rising senior at Holy Child in Potomac, Maryland.  She has been MVP of her high school dive team for the past two years.   She is looking forward to another great season with Rapids Divers!

Assistant Coach - THom Davis

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Thom Davis is excited to return to the coaching staff as the assistant coach this year.  He is a 2018 graduate of the Heights School where he was a member of the Swim and Dive team.  In 2017 he placed 8th in the National Catholic Swimming and Diving Championship.  Thom has been a member of the Great Falls Dive team for seven year and is a three time MVP winner.  He placed first in the Divisional Championship meet in 2013 and 2014.  He has represented Great Falls numerous times in the All Star Championship meet.  

Junior Coach - Claire Vroom

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If you would like to schedule a private lesson with one of our coaches, please speak with either the Coach or one of the Dive Reps.