Todd Kolean begins his second season as head coach of diving and his second season with ODU swimming and diving.
Prior to coming to ODU, Kolean coached at Hamilton College the last three seasons, ten years at New York University in Manhattan and four at the University of North Dakota.
While at Hamilton, Kolean coached two National Champions to three championsips, and was named NCAA Division III Diving Coach of the Year in 2006.
While at NYU he coached seven athletes to over 15 All-american honors and while at North Dakota sent five athletes to the NCAA National Championships where they garnered 14 All-American honors.
Kolean spent two years as member of the Florida State University diving team before moving on to coaching at North Dakota.
Kolean is a 1987 graduate of North Dakota with a degree in history and political science.