Jackie Stratman is returning to the PSDT family for a 6th season but this time as Head Swim Coach! Jackie swam for Sacred Heart Academy for 4 years before PSDT gave her
the opportunity to coach. Jackie tells us that since her first day coaching she has loved the PSDT family and all of the memories and fun it brings each summer. She is looking
forward to bringing her energy, enthusiasm, team spirit and atmosphere for growth and helping the swimmers be the best they can be. Welcome back Jackie!
Head Dive Coach Daniel Fecteau is returning to PSDT for his 4th season. He is originally from Olathe, Kansas and dove four years for the University of Louisville. Fecteau
was a three-time state champion in Kansas (2013, 2014, 2015). He is a three-time ACC Dive Championship Finalist on 1m, 3m, and platform. Fecteau graduated
from the University of Louisville in May of 2019, with a Sport Administration degree.
Assistant Dive Coach Michaela Sliney, is a northern transplant from Haverhill, Massachusetts. Michaela is a junior at the University of Louisville where she is part of the of the swim and diving team majoring in marketing with a minor in communications. Micheals has been diving since she was 7 years old and has have been a coach at Plainview for two seasons. And now has PSDT family in her blood, please welcome back Michaela
Assistant Coach Audrey Hixenbaugh. This is Audrey's 3rd year coaching Plainview, but has "grown up here" since she was 11 years old. She swam year round for Cardinal Aquatics and for Ballard HS, and now swims for Bellarmine University. Audrey just finished her junior year with a major in Respiratory therapy with a goal of working in the NICU or PICU. When not studying or in the pool, hanging out with her friends she likes, hiking, anything outside, playing piano, singing in choirs and babysitting. "I'm so excited for yet another summer at Plainview!!"
Assistant coach Connor Clare is going into his senior year at Bellarmine University studying Exercise Science with a focus in pre-physical therapy (PT). Connor is on the men's swim team at Bellarmine and will be one of the team captains for his senior season. After senior year he will be attending a graduate program in PT. This Connor's second year coaching with PSDT and is happy to be back!
Assistant Dive Coach Paisley will be back with the PSDT family for her 7th year as both diving and a lifeguard. Paisley began diving with PSDT at 13 years old. Her senior year in HS she “started my own dive team” and was the only diver for Eastern HS. That year she placed 2nd at regionals and made it to state finals. Paisley currently attends Sewanee: The University of the South majoring in neuroscience, minoring in psychology with a focus on pre-med track. She has been a member on dive team for two years placing 2nd on 1 meter and 3rd on 3 meter at SAA conference championships qualifying for NCAA regionals as a freshman and a sophomore and was named to the 2nd SAA conference team both years. When not at the pool Paisley spends free time involved in pre-health and community service activities.
Assistant Swimming Coach Graham Barrett will be joining us for his first summer at Plainview. He is originally from Hingham, Massachusetts and moved to Louisville to pursue a degree in Finance at U of L. Graham is finishing his Junior year and swims Distance Freestyle for UofL where he has competed in the ACC Championships for the past two years.