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JAMES HAMILTON - Head Coach

CONTACT JAMES James began coaching in '93 at the age of 19 years old. During that time he found his passion and has been committed to coaching youth athletes ever since. James founded the club in 2000. "I am very proud to be a part of such a special group of people!" James has been happily married to his wife Tida since 2002, and has two beautiful girls, Makena and Madison.

J.B. FEASTER

Contact: jbcbadpolo@aol.com Feaster is a teacher at CHS and coached 22 seasons of CHS boys water polo. Coach Feaster has a 510-161 record and 10 section championships, including eight consecutive crowns from '03-'10. In addition to coaching water polo, Feaster was also the swim coach for 15 years and won nine league titles and eight section championships. Coach Feaster is married with two daughters.
Michael Mulvey

MICHAEL MULVEY - 16U Black

CONTACT ME Michael has been coaching at CWP since 2010 and is a former Carlsbad High School student, class of '05. Coach Mulvey went on to play and graduate from the US Naval Academy in '09, where he was named two-time D1 All-American, and awarded Eastern Conference (CWPA) MVP. Currently, Coach Mulvey is a teacher and boys water polo coach at Oceanside High School.
Johnny Stanard

JOHNNY STANARD - 16U Silver

Contact: jd10.22.11@gmail.com Coach Johnny has been with CWP since 2012. He played for CHAWP and Fullerton College before joining the US Coast Guard.
Garrett Rutz

GARRETT RUTZ - 16U/18U Assistant

garrettrutz@gmail.com Coach Garrett has been coaching with CWP since 2014. He has been the head coach for 14U, as well as assisting with the 18U and 16U levels. In addition to coaching at Carlsbad, Garrett has 8 years of high school varsity coaching experience; 5 years at El Camino High and 3 years at Westview High - where he currently coaching full-time.
Christopher Lantz

CHRIS LANTZ - 14U Black

Contact: christopherjlantz11@gmail.com Chris is one of the original players of CWP club and on our first team entered into Junior Olympics. At CHS, he was a two-time CIF champion and selected twice as CIF 1st Team All-American. Coach Chris went on to play for UCSB and earned a degree in International Relations and Spanish. He is honored to be coaching saying "CWP has shaped my work ethic and friend circle for the last 20 years."
Cory Thompson

CORY THOMPSON - 14U Silver

Contact: Cory.Thompson@cox.com Coach Cory graduated from Fallbrook High School and named All-CIF in water polo and swimming in his junior and senior years. Cory moved on to play at Cal State Long Beach and Palomar College. He coached JV water polo at Carlsbad High School from '02-'06. Coach Cory is married with three children.
Harrison Dwelley

HARRISON DWELLEY - 14U/16U Assistant

Contact: hdwelley@gmail.com Harrison began coaching at CWP in '17. He's been playing since he was 12 years old and brings skill and love to our club. He is a graduate of CHS, winning two CIF Championships and making 1st Team All CIF, as well as named both '05 CIF D1 Player of the Year and 2nd Team All-American. After attending and playing water polo for Long Beach City College - he returned home to run the infamous Beach Break Cafe with his brother.
Josh Moser

JOSH MOSER - 12U Black

jmoser14@gmail.com Josh began coaching for CWP in 2000, leading our club to its first ever 12U entrant into Junior Olympics. Coach Josh is a CHS graduate, an All-CIF selection for water polo. At Occidental College he was a four-year varsity letterman. Formerly recognized at Caltech as one of the youngest head coaches for an NCAA school, he has also coached in Toronta, Canada and San Gabriel Valley areas. He will begin coaching for CHS Varsity Water Polo in Fall 2018.
Patty Kraatz

PATTY KRAATZ - 10U

Contact: mpkraatz@gmail.com Coach Patty has been with CWP since '15. She helps build CWPs foundation with her knowledge of both water polo and swim techniques. Patty served in the US Navy as a Cryptological Technical Technician and continued on to finish her degree in Child Psychology. Coach Patty is married with two boys.
Jamie Hanan

JAMIE HANAN - Splashball

Contact: jamiedh4@yahoo.com Jamie has been our Splashball coach since 2015. She brings years of water polo knowledge and experience to our club. While attending UCSD, the Tritons ladies water polo team brought home National Championship titles in 90, '91, '92, she was named MVP in '92, inducted into UCSD's Athletic Hall of Fame - as well as, on Team USA from '91-'95. Coach Jamie is married with three children.

Toni Costa - 14U Silver

Tom Grady - 12U Silver