Dana Abbott is the current head coach and founder of the Tiger Swim Club. He is joining the Tiger Swim Club from the St. John XXIII College Preparatory where his swim team won the 2016 State Championship for the third time in five years and the SJ23 boys were Region Champions in 2016 and 2017. Although the Tiger Swim Club was founded in 1985 with the West Houston Aquatic League, Coach Abbott dedicated the majority of his coaching time to the Katy High School Aqua Tigers. He began his career at the Katy High School in 1980 and left his post in 2005. With over 40 years of coaching experience, Dana has worked from the assistant men’s coach to Eddie Reese, sat in the presidential seat for multiple swimming associations as well as winning numerous district/region/state coach of the year awards.
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