Sarah Gellott recently was named the varsity head swimming and diving coach at Aurora High School.

Gellott, a 2006 Aurora graduate, was a four-year swimmer for the Greenmen. After high school, Gellott swam at Ursuline College in Pepper Pike.

Gellott teaches English in the Solon City Schools District and is the coach of Solon’s middle school swimming team.

Gellott, a Twinsburg resident, also is the aquatics manager at the Twinsburg Fitness Center.

Gellott’s assistant is Cyndi Allen, who has worked in the Aurora City Schools District for 13 years. Allen previously coached swimming at Harmon Middle School and was a swimmer for the Lake Erie Silver Dolphins. Allen, an Aurora graduate, was a member of the tennis and soccer teams. She recently graduated from the University of Dayton.

Kelley Smith, a 2009 Aurora graduate, also is an assistant coach.