2018/19 Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Krystal Wallerich
MSHSL Gymnastics Official
MSHSL Gymnastics Coach Certified (pending)
USA Gymnastics Women's Meet Director
USA Gymnastics Judge Levels 1-8
USA Gymnastics Junior Olympic & Xcel Coach Certified
2018/19 is Coach Wallerich's 1st season with the Tigers and her 10th year coaching gymnastics. She has coached at the developmental, recreational and club (Junior Olympic & Xcel) levels as well as judging the sport for the last 3 1/2 years.
Coach Wallerich is a high school graduate of Northfield High School in Northfield, MN where she competed on the high school team. She went to college as a junior in high school and graduated with her degree in Emergency Services (EMT) and her High School diploma in the same year. She continued to pursue additional college and received degrees in Business Administration and Event Management from Dakota County Technical College and Cardinal Stritch University.
Purpose Statement: “I coach athletes to develop community citizens that are positive, responsible, and able to work in a team environment to complete a goal. By instilling a work ethic that allows them to be successful in sports, school and their communities."
Assistant Coach: Andrea Stowe
2018/19 marks Coach Stowe's 3rd season with the Tigers! This is her 11th 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
2018/19 marks Coach Albano's 6th 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
2018/19 marks Coach Dougherty's 3rd 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.