Happy Retirement Aquatics Coach Sansavera!

May 17, 2019 – We want to extend a big THANK YOU and best wishes to Reagan High School Aquatics Head Coach Mike Sansavera who will be retiring at the end of this school year.  Coach Sansavera has been Reagan’s Aquatics Team Head Coach for 11 years and he will be greatly missed by his Aquatics athletes and parents.

Sansavera’s coaching stats during his tenure at Reagan High School are numerous and impressive, only some of which are highlighted below.  Most noteworthy, since beginning at Reagan in 2008, Sansavera has:

  • Led the Aquatics team to 44 Golds for the Women’s and Men’s teams at Class 6A TISCA, Districts, and Regional Championships
  • Coached his Rattler swimmers and divers to capture 24 of the 26 current Aquatics’ school records
  • Attended signings for more than 40 Aquatics Rattlers who have gone on to compete at the collegiate level


Aquatics’ Stats:

  • 52 All-American Swimmers
  • 6 All-American Divers
  • Over 31 Junior National swimmers
  • Multiple Senior Nationals swimmers, who competed at Olympic Trials and made the Olympic Teams
  • Multiple San Antonio Express News Girl’s and Boy’s Coach of the Year
  • 10-time TISCA Combined Team Champs

Girls’ Team Stats:

  • 9-time District Champs
  • 8-time Region Champs
  • 7-time State Top-8 Team Finishes
  • 2-time State Team Runner-up
  • 2-time State Individual Champs
  • 1-time State Relay Champs
  • Multiple Girls’ District Coach of the Meet
  • Multiple Girls’ Region Coach of the Year

Boys’ Team Stats:

  • 5-time District Champs
  • 5-time Region Champs
  • 4-time State Top-8 Team Finishes
  • 2-time State Individual Champs
  • 1-time Boys’ District Coach of the Meet

Coach Sansavera will continue to be involved in swimming and aquatics in San Antonio, and spend his well-earned free time hanging around his backyard pool with his lovely wife, Pam.

Thanks Coach Sansavera for all your great coaching and guidance over the years.  You will be missed!

The Rattler Aquatics Team