Fairfax Station, VA
Kenny Olivo is a first-year swim coach for the Crosspointe Cruisers who just graduated from South County High School and will be attending George Mason University this fall to study information technology. Kenny first joined Crosspointe in 2013. That same year he joined the Sea Devils club team and remained for 3 years. When he started high school, he joined FISH swim club and joined the South County swim team, where he served as captain during his senior year.
Eliana Iaci is a first-year coach and a rising freshman at South County High School. She has been swimming with the Cruisers since she was seven-years-old and has been swimming with a club team year-round since she was nine. She also plays lacrosse and dives with the Cruisers. She looks forward to a fun and memorable season with the Cruisers.
Kelly Derasmo is a first-year coach for Crosspointe but has been swimming with the cruisers since she was seven years old and is super excited to finally be able to coach! Kelly has also been on The Fish club team since she was 11 years old. She is a senior who just graduated from St. Paul VI high school and has committed to swim at Denison University in the fall! She holds two records at her high school and 7 Crosspointe relay records and is super excited to share all her years of swimming knowledge with the younger swimmers and see how well they improve throughout the season.
Jake Sullivan is a first year coach for the Cruisers. He has been swimming with the Cruisers since 2011 and has swam a year with the South County Varsity swim team. He’s a rising junior at South County High School and also plays on the high school baseball and golf team. He’s super exited to have a great swim season and work with the kids.
Noah Carpenter is returning to the team this season as our new Head Swim Coach, after spending the past three seasons as the Assistant Head Swim Coach. He has been a member of the NVSL community since 2002 swimming for the Parliament Panthers. He was a member of the Mason Makos National Team and the Lake Braddock varsity swim team, where he was a state team member for two years and captain his senior year. While in high school, Noah’s coaching experience included four years as the assistant coach for the Parliament Panthers summer and winter swim programs, three years as a coach for the Swim with Beth program, and two years as the Mini Makos Developmental Coach for the Mason Makos Swim Team.
Noah is finishing up his time at the University of Mary Washington this May, graduating with a B.S. in Mathematics. He also is a member of the Secondary Education Program , so he will be returning to UMW in the fall to earn his Masters in Secondary Education in May of 2021. While at the University of Mary Washington, he was a member of the varsity swim and dive team. During his time on the team, Noah achieved a NCAA ‘B’ Cut in the 400 IM multiple times, was named an Academic All-American in 2019, and finished off his career undefeated against all conference opponents during his senior season. Noah is one of only three swimmers in UMW history to break 4:00 in the 400 IM. He also is graduating as the School and Conference Record Holder as a member of the 800 Freestyle Relay. While on the team, Noah has volunteered at many swim clinics for the Stafford Junction and Special Olympics Programs.
Noah is looking forward to his fourth season with the Cruisers and can’t wait to help younger swimmers achieve their goals.
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Meet Our Coaches
Phoebe Shapiro is a fourth-year coach for the Crosspointe Cruisers. She swims for Machine and was on the South County Swim Team during the school year. She has just graduated from South County High School and is attending Virginia Tech in the fall. She is very excited to work with and get to know more of the Cruisers and hopes to make the most out of this modified season!
Kasia Nelson is a first-year coach for the Crosspointe Cruisers. She swims for Shark Tank and was also on the South County Swim Team last year. She is a rising sophomore at South County High School and is very excited to work with and help the swimmers improve their skills.
Rose Chamberlain is a first-year swim coach for the Crosspointe Cruisers. She has been swimming with the cruisers for 9 years and was on the South County Swim Team the past two school years. She is a rising junior at South County High School and is excited to pass on as much of her knowledge as she can and help the swimmers have bunches of fun during this special season.
Madi Gilbert is a fifth-year coach with the Crosspointe Cruisers. Madi is the Assistant Coach for the Cruisers this year and is a rising sophomore at Virginia Tech with a major in Biological Sciences! Madi swam two seasons on the high school team for South County and countless years with the Cruisers. She to have this special season with the team!