Coach Eddie Adams
LSST’s Head Coach is Eddie Adams
and has been employed by LSST since 2008. Eddie has been involved
in Gulf Swimming since 1964 and has been coaching in the Houston
area since 1978. Coach Adams joins the Lone Star coaching staff
after serving as Head Coach in Magnolia, Clear Lake, Bay City,
Galena Park and Beaumont. He also served as an Assistant Coach for
Cypress Fair Swim Club, The Woodlands Swim Team, and Magnolia. He
has also served as Head Coach for various High Schools around the
Houston area for 30 years. Coach Adams graduated from Pasadena High
School in 1975. He then went to Midland Junior College where he was
an All American. He graduated and swam for Lamar University and was
a National finalist. Coach Adams is blessed to work with Swimmers
from all levels of the sport from the Olympic Trials, national
record holders, numerous top 16, top 10 and many swimmers who moved
on to have successful collegiate careers. Currently a Physical
Education Teacher at both Magnolia Parkway and Smith Elementary
Schools in Magnolia I.S.D, he has twin daughters (Ashley and
Cammile) that both attend Texas A&M University. Cammile
represented the USA at the 2012 Olympics in the 200 Butterfly event
and finished 5th in the world.
Coach Mark has coached for over 23
years. He has a daughter that use to swim and now he has a
granddaughter that has started swimming. At 14 he made a decision
for swimming as his one sport. That summer he won a gold medal in
an international meet in backstroke.ý He knew he made the
Coach Mark was born here in Houston and
pretty much stayed here. His philosophy is; teach them how to swim
it right and let them build it from there. It works because he had
some swimmers make it to Olympic trials. Currently, he is coaching
at Houston Christian High School and has been for the last 7 years.
Under Coach Mark's leadership, Houston Christian High School boys
won state and the girls won third. This was the first time for any
sport under the school's new name.
Judy V Siemer
Coach Judy has been swimming and coaching in the Houston area since high school. A member of the Westfield HS swim team and an avid swimmer in summer league, Coach Judy went on to Texas A&M where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a minor in Spanish. Coach Judy has been coaching with Ponderosa Forest off and on for over 20 years, starting with teaching 6 and under swimmers and working her way up to assistant coach. She was appointed head coach for the Ponderosa Westador Swim Team in 2010.
Coach Judy started coaching with Lone Star in 2012, working with our Stripes, White, and Red teams and earned her USA swimming association certification in 2013. Coach Judy is a strong advocate of a structured learn to swim program which focuses on basic skills, improvement of a swimmers technique, and progressing the swimmer from beginner to team skills as rapidly as possible.