JON COOK, Elkhart Memorial High School, Coach
Graduated in 1978 from Memorial where earned three varsity letters in swimming, was team captain and Most Valuable Swimmer as a senior.
BS degree from Western Michigan University and masters from Indiana Wesleyan.
Boys swimming coach at Memorial from 1990 to 2016. Had 175 career victories. Individual swimmers participated in state finals of 1992, 2001 and 2006.
Girls swimming coach at Memorial from 1990-96 and 2004-16. Had 103 victories. Individual Lady Chargers participated in state finals of 1991, 1992, 1993, 2007, 2008 and 2009.
Coached Elkhart West Side middle school teams from 1998-2016.
Started summer Learn to Swim program which reached more than 500 youth over the years.