Beth DeLaRosby is the head coach of the women’s swimming and diving team. She led the Lady Reds to top-10 finishes at the NCAA Division III Women’s Swimming Championship her first three years, and in 2018 her team won their first CCIW championship. DeLaRosby was named CCIW “Women’s Swimming Coach of the Year” in 2009, her first year at Carthage, and again in 2010 and 2018.
A native of Two Harbors, Minn., DeLaRosby was an assistant swimming coach at Springfield College in 2006-07 and 2007-08. Prior to that, she served as an assistant coach at Wheaton College (Mass.) in 2005-06. DeLaRosby attended Gustavus Adolphus College, where she earned College Swimming Coaches Association of America first-team All-America honors in both 2004 and 2005, placing third in the 50-freestyle in 2004 and tying for sixth in the same event in 2005.
She graduated in 2005 with a bachelor’s in psychology and criminal justice and received her master’s of science in physical education from Springfield in 2008. In addition to her duties as swim coach, DeLaRosby serves as aquatics director for Carthage’s Koenitzer Aquatic Center.
- B.S. – psychology and criminal justice, Gustavus Adolphus College
- M.S. – physical education, Springfield College