Congratulations to Concord Boys and Girls Swimming Coach Tom Johnson who was named 2020-2021 Girls Swimming Coach of the Year at the IHSAA Girls State Championship Meet on February 13, 2021. This award is voted upon by coaches at the State Meet.
Johnson is a 1978 graduate of South Bend Riley High School where he was a member of their state championship boys swimming team. He is also a 1983 graduate of the University of Notre Dame with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree.
Johnson became boys head coach at Concord in 2007 and added the girls responsibilities in 2009. He coached the girls team to a sectional championships in 2012, 2017 and 2021, and the boys team in 2018, 2020, and 2021. Prior to coming to Concord he served as head coach at South Bend Clay and South Bend Washington for five years and also coached club swimming for the South Bend Dolphins and Irish Aquatics for a total of 22 years.
He currently also serves as the Head Coach of the Concord Swim Club and is Assistant Aquatics Director for Concord Community Schools.