The Bon Air dive team welcomes kids ages 5-18 of all ability levels to join us. No experience necessary – our coaching staff will teach you everything you need to know.  Practice times fit in perfectly with swim and tennis team practice!  See Youth Summer Athletics page for more info.

Dive Team Coaching Staff

Your summer 2021 Blue Streaks dive team will be led by Anna Jepson and Jakob Merkel.

  • Anna Jepson returns as dive coach for the Blue Streaks. She was a member of Bon Air dive team for 9 years and a year-round diver for 6 years. She attends Davidson College as a member of the dive team. 
  • Jakob Merkel returns as dive coach for the Blue Streaks.  He has been a coaching for three seasons and a Blue Streak diver for six years. 

Dive Practice Schedule

4:30-6:00 pm, 5/24-6/17
9-11 am, 6/21 – 7/16
*Dive practice is flexible for age groups

  • subject to change due to safety guidelines
  • shorter practice times available depending on age, and other sports that the diver is participating in (see Youth Summer Athletics page for more info)

Diver Age Groups

Age on May 31, 2021 Classification
9 & Under Mites
10 & 11 Midgets
12 & 13 Juniors
14 & 15 Intermediates
16 & Up Seniors

Divers compete in novice, regular or X division depending on their experience and skill level.



Volunteer Leadership

Aquatics VP

Lauren Byrd

[email protected]


Dive Representative

Caroline Kirsh

[email protected]

Please contact Caroline for more information about the dive team.