Brian Eskridge
Title: Head Men's Swimming and Diving Coach
Phone: (310) 434-3193
Email: eskridge_brian@smc.edu

Get to know Coach Eskridge:

What high school did you graduate from?     Culver City High School

Where did you attend college?     I went to UC Santa Barbara for two years and then transferred to CSUN where I graduated with a B.S. in Kinesiology-Exercise Science. For my Masters I attended California University of Pennsylvania and received my M.S. in Exercise Science and Health Promotion – Sport performance enhancement and injury prevention.

Which sport(s) did you play in high school, college?   Water Polo and Swimming in High School. I walked on and practiced at UCSB for water polo but never competed.

Were you selected all conference in high school or college?  All-Bay League as a sophomore and junior for Water Polo.  I was chosen Ocean League MVP as a senior for Water Polo.
 
How long have you been coaching?   10 years (this fall will be my 11th)

How long have you been coaching at SMC?  For Water Polo this fall will start my 7th year. First two years as assistant and last 4 (going into 5th) as Head Coach for Water Polo. For Swimming I have coached 3 years as assistant and this past season as head coach.

What degrees do you have?  B.S. in Kinesiology-Exercise Science from CSUN, M.S. in Exercise Science and Health Promotion – Sport performance enhancement and injury prevention from California University of Pennsylvania.

What coaching associations do you belong to?  CCCWPCA, CCCSDCA, NSCA

 Have you ever been chosen coach of the year, and if so which year(s)? Water Polo 2013
 
In addition to teaching here at SMC where do you currently work?  I run my own personal training business Brian Eskridge Personal Training. I also coach for various clubs through out the year and coach girls water polo at SAMOHI.