Coach Stephanie Barnes is the Head Swimming Coach at TMI: The Episcopal School of Texas and the San Antonio Splash. Her impressive resume spans 3 decades and includes Head Coach of Lewis University, Assistant Coach at Auburn University and the 2002 Women’s National Champions, Volunteer Coach for The University of Texas Men’s Team and Associate Head Swim Coach at the University of South Carolina. She is also a multiple-time YMCA champion, Junior National and Senior National runner-up and finalist, 2-time Olympic Trial qualifier and an NCAA All-American. As the head coach of TMI: The Episcopal School of Texas, the combined boys and girls teams have won the Central Regional Championships two years in a row, 2015 & 2016.
The girls’ team are now 3X Regional Champions and the boys won for the first time in 2016. At the TAPPS State Meet, the ladies have placed in the illustrious Top 4 twice in the past three years finishing 4th in 2014 & 2016. The boys finished a shocking 3rd in 2015 and in 2016 after scoring over 50 more points then the year before they finished 3rd place in the state once again.
After six years at Fair Oaks Ranch Country Club and two consecutive AAAA Summer League Championships Coach Barnes created the San Antonio Splash in 2016. In it’s inaugural season the Splash won 3 of its 4 dual meets and came in a close 2nd at the league championships.