Elyse Brouillette | Diving Coach
Elyse Brouillette joined the South Dakota State swimming and diving program in August 2017 as the first-ever fulltime diving coach for the Jackrabbits.
Brouillette comes from Iowa State after spending the last year as a volunteer diving coach. She also served as head coach for the Iowa Twisters Dive Club.
Before serving as a volunteer coach for the Cyclones, Brouillette spent four years diving for Iowa State. She owns the school record on the one-meter board, is second in school history on the three-meter board and sits third on platform.
Brouillette served as team captain for two years, was named Big 12 Diver of the Week five times, earned All-Big 12 recognition nine times and was named Iowa State’s Most Valuable Diver all four years. She capped off her career with four-straight appearances at the NCAA Zone Diving Championships.
The Omaha, Nebraska, native earned a bachelor of arts in liberal studies from Iowa State in 2016.
Matthew Carpenter | Graduate Assistant
Matt Carpenter is in his first year as a graduate assistant for the Jackrabbit men’s and women’s swimming and diving program.
The two-time All-Summit League honoree is currently on six top-10 record boards including four top-five times. He is also a member of the current school record in the 800 freestyle relay.
He has been swimming competitively for 17 years including four years as a Division I athlete.
The Redmond, Oregon, native graduated from SDSU with a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology with a minor in Chemistry and is working on his Masters in Human Biology.
Kaden Huntrods | Graduate Assistant