Canfield High School
​ Swim & Dive Team

"You are what you do, not what you say you’ll do."

C.G. Jung

Head Dive Coach

Ron Navarra Jr. is the head dive coach at Canfield High School and is in his 12th year of coaching at CHS. In 2010, he was awarded the NEAC Diving Coach of the Year and Co-Coach of the Year in 2011. Ron has been involved with YSU Swimming and Diving for about 16 years, starting as the timing system operator. During that time, YSU Diving Coach Nick Gavolas taught Ron how to coach diving and he now serves as the assistant diving coach for Youngstown Area Diving Academy (formerly Timberbrook) and the head diving coach at Poland High. As of 2011, there have been 15 state qualifiers that he has accompanied to the State Championships, with more than 10 being named All-Ohio State finalists. Ron attended Fitch High School and earned a bachelor's degree from Youngstown State University in Human Performance and Exercise Science with a focus in Sports Management. He has been involved in YSU Athletics for 20 years as a scorekeeper and statistician. Ron, who resides in Youngstown, is the manager of ComDoc Copy Services at YSU.

Head Swim Coach

Position currenttly open.  Contact Canfield High School Athletic Department for details.   330-533-5341