Coach Jennifer Buckley grew up in Rockville and graduated from Richard Montgomery High School where she played Varsity Field Hockey, Basketball and Lacrosse. She went on to play lacrosse for Frostburg University. Growing up she swam in the summers at the Twinbrook Pool. For the past 10 years she has worked at Sligo Middle School in the Nurse's office. She has coached Varsity Swim/Dive and Lacrosse at Northwood High School for the past 6 years. Coach Buckley is excited for her first season with the 'Roos!
Coach Christa has been swimming since 2013. This will be her 5th year swimming for KMSC, and third-year lifeguarding. She previously was a swim instructor at MLK pool and has helped out with Joeys for the past 2 years. She is currently swimming for RMSC in the winter and will be going into her senior year of high school. This will be Christa's first year coaching and she is excited to be a part of the Kangaroo family!
Stephen Perencevich has been swimming since 2005 as a Joey for Kemp Mill and joined the Kemp Mill Swim Team in 2007, making this his 13th year swimming for KMSC. He graduated from The Heights School this year and will be attending Providence College in the Fall. He has swum for RMSC, the YMCA in Silver Spring, and was a 4-year Varsity Swimmer for The Heights. In addition, he has played lacrosse since 6th grade and throughout High School. Stephen loves sports, and he would be happy to have a conversation about the NFL, NHL, MLB, and NBA anytime. This will be Stephen's first year coaching, and he is happy to be coaching the team he has swam for since he was a child.
Coach Junior has been swimming for the Kemp Mill Kangaroos since 2013 and is swimming toward his 10th year awar at the club. He has been an athlete for his whole life, playing soccer since he was 5 and a couple of years of lacrosse in high school. He graduated from Montgomery Blair High School this year and is going to pursue a career in the automotive field.