Dan Pitts enters his second season coaching diving at Hockaday. Dan has taken on many different coaching opportunities in the sport of diving and has a passion for building up the small community in the city of Dallas. He is the Assistant Program Director and coach of Dallas Metroplex Diving, a premier diving club training at SMU. Along with coaching the club program and Hockaday, Dan leads the diving programs at Jesuit and Greenhill. Dan was a diver for the SMU Mustangs from 2012-2016. During his time at SMU he received multiple team and conference awards including being a 3X NCAA Zone D qualifier, 2016 American Conference silver medalist, and recipient of the A.R. Barr Award recognizing his leadership, character, and dedication. Outside of the pool, Dan has a full-time job with Young Life College at SMU. He has a heart for mentoring and developing students and athletes whether it be through coaching or Young Life.