Emily Rollo – Head Coach, Swim
Emily will be returning this summer in her second season as Head Coach of the swim team. She is a resident of Haddonfield, New Jersey and graduated from Haddonfield Memorial High School in 2013. She will graduate from Washington and Lee University this May. She is an Economics major and Latin American and Caribbean Studies minor. She holds an executive position on the W&L sorority Panhellenic council and is a member of the W&L Generals Leadership Academy.
Emily is an accomplished member of the Washington and Lee swim team. She participated at the varsity level all four years and will graduate as a 7-time All-American. She also was named ODAC conference swimmer of the year as a sophomore and senior. Emily holds several team individual backstroke and IM records and relay records. She has been invited to the NCAA Division III Championships as a sophomore, junior and senior. Prior to college, Emily was a Tri County, high school and Jersey Wahoos club swimmer for many years. Emily is very excited to return to Woodcrest and is looking forward to another great season with the Whitesharks!
Jesse Lyman – Head Coach, Dive
Jesse Lyman is in his third year as the men’s and women’s diving coach at Rowan University.
During Lyman's tenure in Glassboro, John Morris has earned All-America honorable mention three times at the NCAA Championships, with his highest finish (10th) coming on the three-meter board in 2016. Morris is also a three-time winner of the Diver of the Meet award at the Metropolitan Championships and the school-record holder in both one- and three-meter diving. Lyman has been named the Diving Coach of the Year twice at Mets.
Lyman has 10 years of club coaching experience and runs a club diving team, Top Spin Diving, based at Rowan. He has also guided athletes at Sunnybrook Swim Club (2015-2016), Barclay Farm Swim Club (2014), Tiger Aquatics (2010-2013), and Downs Farm and Old Orchard Swim Clubs (2006-2009).
Lyman was a four-year Division I diver at Louisiana State University (LSU). He was a two-time NCAA Regional qualifier and had career bests of 329.78 (one-meter), 332.95 (three-meter) and 252.20 (platform). A Cherry Hill High School East graduate, Lyman placed third in the state and helped the Cougars to a conference championship in 2009.
Outside of coaching, Lyman is the Director of Marketing for the Professional Diving Coaches Association and the CEO of Getta-Gripp, an athletic grip for athletes.
Jillian Bujanowski - Assistant Coach, Swim
Jillian is a resident of Edgewater Park, NJ and graduated from Holy Cross Academy in 2016. She is currently a freshmen at Widener University in Chester, Pennsylvania where she is a Nursing major. Jillian has accomplished many things her freshmen year swimming for the Widener swim team. She was named Middle Atlantic Conference Swimmer of the Week (10/10/16), named Middle Atlantic First Team in several events, named Middle Atlantic Second Team in several events and factored into four school records on relays. Jillian began her swimming career in the summer at Riverdel and continued swimming for many winter club teams throughout her years and for her high school. During her high school career she received the Angela Hallerud Award for fostering team unity and helped to advance the collective achievements of her teammates. She currently runs her own private swim lessons where she teaches the fundamentals and stroke mechanics of swimming. Jillian is beyond excited to join the Woodcrest swim team family this upcoming summer!