Coach, Men's and Women's Swimmingceads@craftonhills.edu
Courtney Eads is a native of Upland, California and got her coaching start at Claremont
High School and as the Assistant Coach for the Claremont McKenna-Harvey Mudd-Scripps
College swim team.
In six years
at the helm of the Claremont High School, Coach Eads established Claremont High
School Swimming as a solid competitive program. Claremont High School Swimming has
seen 20 repeat CIF qualifiers in individual and relay performances.
She came to Crafton Hills off of a decorated collegiate career at the University of
Nevada at Reno. As a swimmer at Nevada, Eads earned the Western Athletic Conference
"Swimmer of the Year" award as well as MVP for the 2009 season. She performed at the
PAC-10 Conference meet her freshman year (with Oregon State University before transferring
to Nevada as a Junior). She is a multi-time qualifier for Division 1 NCAA's in the
200 Butterfly and 500 Freestyle.
In addition to her collegiate career, Coach Eads represented The Claremont Club swim
team at many National level competitions including the US Olympic Team Trials in 2004
and 2008. In 2004, Eads qualified in the 200 Butterfly and the 400 Individual Medley.
In 2008, she had a full schedule qualifying in the 200 Butterfly, 100 Butterfly, 400
Individual Medley, 200 Freestyle and 400 Freestyle. Coach Eads also has her master's
in Coaching and Athletics Administration from Concordia University.