2017-2018 Coaching Staff
Dan Graybill- Head Coach
Coach Dan Graybill is entering his sixth season as head coach of MTAG. A retired teacher from the Manheim Township School District with 33 years of teaching experience, Dan also serves as head varsity swim team coach with MTHS. This fall Coach Dan will mark the beginning of his 30th season with the high school team. Additional experience includes three different coaching stints at the Lancaster... YMCA, 36 years as head coach of the Overlook swim team, and 6 summers with the East Petersburg Lions Club swim team. Dan swam competitively for East Petersburg, Hempfield High School, the Lancaster YMCA and the Lancaster Aquatic Club. In addition to his keen interest in swimming, Dan enjoys taking long walks with his canine companions, Tully and Gus, gardening, participating in the choir at Highland Presbyterian Church, and listening to classical music, particularly opera. Dan sees the MTAGSP as a feeder program for the Manheim Township High School swim team and appreciates the fact that swimming is a life-long sport.
Nikki Macey- Head Coach
Coach Nikki is returning for her sixth season as head coach of MTAG. Before coaching MTAG she coached summer teams including Eden Manor, Lampeter-Strasburg, and Overlook. Nikki is the former head coach of the Lancaster YMCA swimming program. She is currently the head coach of the Lancaster Country Club summer swim team. She is also beginning her fifth year as the assistant high school swim team coach. Nikki's swimming career began in 1992 at Eden Manor and continued into high school where she swam for Conestoga Valley for four years. When she is not coaching she works at Lancaster General Hospital. In her free time she likes to play tennis, travel, read, and spend time with her family and friends. She is looking forward to another successful MTAG season!
Liz Ducey- Assistant Coach
Coach Liz is returning for her fifth season as an MTAG assistant coach. She is the former MTHS Diving coach and currently coaches the MT freshman field hockey team. Liz is an MT alumni and is beginning her third year as a first grade teacher at Nitrauer Elementary. When she is not busy with school or coaching she enjoys staying active and spending time with family and friends. Liz is excited to be back coaching for MTAG!
Gaby Brubaker- Assistant Coach
Sean Herr- Assistant Coach
Kathryn Xakellis- Assistant Coach
Sara Xakellis- Assistant Coach
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