“Ryan Burnsky has served as the Blake HS Swim & Dive Coach from 2011-2019 collecting 5 Division Titles in that time. Coach Burnsky is also the Head Coach of the Tanterra Tarpon Swim Team in Brookeville, and has over 14 years of local coaching experience between Blake HS, Olney Mill Swim Club, and Tanterra Swim Team.
Coach Burnsky is a Sherwood Alumni and former Sherwood athlete.Swimming from the age of 6, Coach Burnsky committed 12 years to the sport of swimming by competing for Olney Mill and RMSC. Once at Sherwood, Burnsky lettered all four years in Swimming and Lacrosse at Sherwood, serving as Captain of the Swim and Dive team in 2005. Coach Burnsky was also part of the 2004 MCPS Swim and Dive Champion team. Coach Burnsky went on to have a short stint swimming at Virginia Tech, and later swam club for Towson University before graduating in 2010.
Coach Burnsky currently teaches Social Studies at Sherwood and coaches JV Boys Lacrosse”