Swimming and Diving, Girls: Varsity

Name Class  Position Hometown
Bailyn Prichett* 2019 SWIMMER Westfield, NJ
Mina Liang 2019 SWIMMER Amherst, MA
Katie Zaslaw 2019 SWIMMER Yorktown Heights, NY
Orlee Marini-Rapoport 2019 SWIMMER Florence, MA
Monet Meyer* 2019 DIVER Rochester, MN
Emily Stonestreet* 2019 SWIMMER Weston, MA
Morgan Clough 2020 DIVER La Jolla, CA
Izzy McDonald 2020 DIVER Brooklyn, NY
Nikita Pelletier 2020 SWIMMER Somerset, MA
Izzy Hamlen 2020 SWIMMER Hanover, NH
Maggie Tydings 2020 SWIMMER Skillman, NJ
Allison Xia 2021 SWIMMER Inverness, IL
Aim Poonsornsiri 2021 SWIMMER Bangkok 10500, Thailand
Sydney Bluestein 2021 DIVER Columbia, SC
Jing He 2021 SWIMMER Oakland Gardens, NY
Angela Cui 2021 SWIMMER Wilton, CT
Charlotte Otis 2021 SWIMMER West Hartford, CT
Maddy Sofer 2021 DIVER Westford, MA
Arden Anderson 2021 SWIMMER Darien, CT
Caroline Mahony 2021 SWIMMER Wilton, CT
Taylor Coan 2021 SWIMMER Marblehead, MA
Ali Thomas 2021 SWIMMER Vero Beach, FL
Greer Anderson 2022 SWIMMER Greenwich, CT
Sophia Hamlen 2022 SWIMMER Hanover, NH
Katie Lawrence 2022 SWIMMER Middletown, DE
Sophia Knoblock 2022 SWIMMER Sudbury, MA
Darcy Del Real 2022 SWIMMER Wellesley, MA
Lauren Mitchell 2022 DIVER Weston, MA
Sophie Opler 2019 MANAGER Hinsdale, IL
Zane Smith 2020 MANAGER Frisco, TX
Hayden McGuinness 2020 MANAGER Little Compton, RI
*Denotes Captains
  • Megan graduated from Bates College in 2003 with a degree in Biology.  While at Bates, Megan was a member of the swim team and served as a co-captain her junior and senior year, competed at NCAA DIII Championships, and earned All-NESCAC honors as well as Academic All-NESCAC and Academic All-American honors.  She graduated as a record holder in three individual events and earned the Senior Citation Award, the highest athletic honor given by Bates. 

    After Bates, Megan spent two years working at the Kimmel Cancer Research Center in Philadelphia where she contributed to the study of antigen processing and presentation, using the vaccinia virus as a model pathogen.  Later she spent six years at the Peddie School in Hightstown, New Jersey where she taught biology, served as the assistant coach for swimming and cross-country, while also running a ninth-grade girls’ dorm. 

    Megan came to Deerfield in 2014 as a biology teacher and served for four years as the assistant coach of the Girls’ Varsity Swimming program before becoming the head coach.  She lives in New Dorm with her husband, Spencer, three young boys, Caden, Teague, and Ryan, and black lab, Gracie. 

  • Jason has been Deerfield Academy’s diving coach since 2012. He has been diving competitively for over ten years.

    Jason attended the Amherst Regional High School where he was a three-time All-American diver, holds the Amherst Regional High School diving record (355.00), holder of the WMass diving record (575.50) and, Massachusetts state diving record (622.05).

    He most recently competed for the University of Massachusetts Amherst where he was the first diver in UMASS history to compete at the NCAA Division 1 Diving Championships. During his four years there he broke both Atlantic 10 diving records, scoring 636.85 in the one-meter and 680.75 in the three-meter at his first career Atlantic 10 Championships, holds the all-time record at UMASS in the three-meter with a score of 395.05 and ranks first all-time in the one-meter (334.50).

    Outside of the pool Jason loves being outdoors, scuba diving, bowling, and spending time with friends and family.