Lee County/FGCU Aquatics Center
The FGCU/Lee County Aquatics Complex opened in 2004 and serves as the home to the 9 time CCSA Champion FGCU Women's Swimming and Diving Team. Read More
FGCU Director of Athletics Ken Kavanagh named Dave Rollins, who most recently served as the associate head mens swimming coach at The Ohio State University, the new head coach of FGCU swimming & diving on Aug. 31, 2016.
Rollins brings 10 years of coaching experience at the club, high school and collegiate levels with him as he becomes the second head coach in program history. A standout collegiate athlete in his own right, Rollins was a nine-time NCAA All-American and national champion as a member of the University of Arizona swimming & diving team from 2002-06.
Rollins inherits a FGCU program that has won seven of the last eight CCSA Championships and advanced swimmers to the NCAA Championships in each of the last five seasons – finishing in a program and Mid-Major best 26th place in 2015. A season ago, the Eagles tied a program record with 12 dual-meet wins and earned victories against four ranked programs en route to achieving its highest ranking in program history at No. 19.
In four seasons with the Buckeyes, Rollins worked in multiple capacities including serving as the recruiting coordinator and director of operations to go along with his coaching duties. Promoted from assistant coach to associate head coach of the mens team in April 2016, he helped lead Ohio State to four consecutive top-three finishes at the Big Ten Championships, including a runner-up finish in 2015, as well as four straight top-18 finishes at the NCAA Championships. Continued…..
The 2018-19 season marks the first for Riley Hilbrandt as an assistant coach at The College of Wooster. Hilbrandt spent the previous season as a volunteer assistant at theUniversity of Nevada, Reno, where she was a two-time All-Mountain West Conference performer in the 200 breaststroke during her time as a student-athlete.
Hilbrandt was one of the keys on Nevada’s 2016 conference championship team. That year, the then-junior’s 2:14.55 in the 200 breaststroke was the fifth-best time in the league, and she won the consolation final in the 400 individual medley (4:20.68) for the second straight year.
As a senior, Hilbrandt finished sixth in the 200 breaststroke (2:15.63).
A native of Saginaw, Mich., Hilbrandt also has experience as a summer personal swimming instructor at Saginaw Valley State University.
She graduated with a bachelor’s in public health in 2017.
Caroline Keefe Rollins
Eagle Swim Camps are committed to bringing the finest aquatic experience to each athlete attending. Towards that end, Caroline Keefe Rollins plays an integral role in the development and implementation of each event. And when you take a look at her credentials, you can understand why. Caroline has been a dedicated educator, successful coach, effective athletic administrator and an individual committed to family.
Following graduation from the University of Arizona, Caroline taught in Arizona and Ohio, she coached with the Cincinnati Marlins and was part of the staff that earned multiple Ohio championships. As the manager of the U of A National Championship team, she worked in a variety of roles including the summer camp operations.
Married to FGCU head coach Dave Rollins, they have two children (Alice & Elliot) who can be seen pool side on a regular basis. When Caroline says “we have a family atmosphere at our camps”, she means it. The daughter of two coaches, she knows how important a great environment is to the satisfaction and development of each camper. Oh and by the way, if you ask her nicely, she may sing to you. Caroline performed at Carnegie Hall while in high school
“Get your wings up and please join us”, concluded Caroline.
Alyson Currao is currently attending Lynn University, earning a BS in Event Management with a Minor in Sports Management. She is a member of the NCAA DII Woman’s Swimming team; where she received CSCAA Scholar All-American Team Award (3.6 GPA) and Most Approved Individual Award. Currao placed 12th at SCAD invitational with the fastest time of her career as well as the top-time for Lynn this 2018-2019 season (24.23). Currao graduated from Estero High School in 2017 and swam on T2 Aquatics Senior Group in 2015 – 2018. This will be Currao’s second year with Eagles Swim Camp.
Wes Wilson is a first year assistant swim coach at Olivet College from 2018-2019
A native of Richmond, Virginia, Wilson graduated from Marymount University (Va.) in May 2018 with a bachelor’s of science degree in health science. He was a member of the swimming team at Marymount, and his best events were the 400 individual medley, 200 butterfly and 200 breaststroke. As a senior, Wilson was the team captain. He was a two-time team MVP in 2015-16 and 2016-17. Wilson posted multiple top eight finishes at the Capital Athletic Conference championships and was a three-time Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference Championship qualifier.
Wilson was an age group coach at Clark Swim club in Arlington, Virginia, from 2017-18.