2017/18 Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Amanda Lund
Farmington H.S. Social Studies Teacher, FHS Track & Field Assistant Coach
2017/18 marks Coach Lund's 4th season with the Tigers and her 9th season coaching in the gymnastics "world". She has coached at the club and high school levels in the states of Minnesota and Wisconsin. Coach Lund is USAG, MSHSL, and NFHS coaching certified.
Coach Lund is a high school graduate of Pine Island High School in Pine Island, MN. She received her undergraduate education from UW-La Crosse with a B.S. in Political Science, History, Pre-Law & graduate education from Viterbo University with a B.S.Ed. in Social Studies Education.
Purpose Statement: “I coach to create athletes that respect themselves, their coaches, their opponents, and embrace diversity in ideas and opinions. I coach to instill the characteristics of integrity, humility, positivity and teamwork amongst my athletes on and off of the athletic field.”
Assistant Coach: Andrea Stowe
2017/18 marks Coach Stowe's 2nd season with the Tigers! This is her 10th year coaching gymnastics at all levels, including toddler through high school and USAG-Xcel Teams. She competed in the Midwest Amateur Gymnastics Association (MAGA) for 8 years and for 4 years as a high school gymnast for Northfield, MN. Coach Stowe is USAG & MSHSL coaching certified.
Coach Stowe is a high school graduate of Northfield High School in Northfield, MN. She is a graduate of Augsburg College with an Elementary Education K-6 degree. She currently lives in Northfield, MN with her husband Darrin, son Andrew, and daughter Emily!
Assistant Coach & Spotter: Brad Albano
Assistant Coach, FHS Girls LaCrosse Assistant Coach
2017/18 marks Coach Albano's 5th year coaching for the Farmington Tigers Gymnastics team.
Coach Albano has coached at the high school and MAGA levels for over 6 years and brings with him an advanced knowledge and experience of spotting, sports medicine, athletic training and coaching. Albano is also currently an assistant coach and spotter at Farmington Gymnastics Center in Farmington, MN.
Coach Albano is a Farmington High School graduate, and obtained his Bachelor of Science - Sports Management Degree from Bemijidi State University where he also played football.
Assistant Coach & Spotter: Sean Dougherty
2017/18 marks Coach Dougherty's 2nd season with the Tigers!! Sean brings with him over 3 years of coaching experience at the high school and MAGA levels.
Sean is a Farmington High School graduate and currently a student at Inver Hills Community College. Sean is also an assistant coach and spotter at Farmington Gymnastics Center in Farmington, MN where he coaches a wide range of skills and ages, including MAGA.