Coaching Staff

The Coaching Staff is responsible for developing and leading the swimming aspects of the swim team, such as planning practices and meets, teaching swimming techniques, providing swimmer feedback, and encouraging all swimmers.

Below is a short bio for each of the coaches, along with an email address to contact them. You can contact the entire coaching staff at

Shane Humphrey
Head Coach

Coach Shane comes to the Charleston Village Crocodiles as our new head coach for 2017. Coach Shane comes to us with two years experience as an Assistant Coach. He also has extensive experience as a swimmer, having swum in TSA summer league, NCHSAA High School swimming, year round USA Swimming, and Division 1 NCAA college swimming.

Coach Shane graduated from Green Hope High School in 2016 and is completing his Freshman year at the University of Connecticut (UConn). His is a varsity swimmer at UConn, and is pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.

Joe Pinkus
Assistant Coach

Coach Joe is returning to the Charleston Village Crocodiles for another year as assistant coach. He has many years of summer swim experience and was a swimmer for the Charleston Village Crocodiles when he was younger.

Coach Joe lives in Charleston Village and has completed several semesters at UNC Greensboro and Wake Tech.

Junior Coaches
Lily Pilkington
Anna Warren
Jordan Peeler

If you are interested in being a Junior Coach please contact the coaching staff at