Steven Somosky, Jr., is the Head Coach for the GHS Boys Team - Varsity, JV and Novices. Coach Steve joined the GHS coaching staff in the Fall of 2011. Steve rowed from 1980-1983
for Florida Institute of Technology (FIT) where he won three small college national championships, including the national team title championship in 1982. During his career at FIT, Steve won the
Southern Intercollegiate Rowing Association (SIRA) Championships six times (Freshman Heavyweight Eight, Freshman Heavyweight Four, Varsity Lightweight Four (twice),and Varsity Lightweight Eight
(twice). FIT also won the SIRA team title all four years Steve rowed. Additionally, Steve won the Dad Vail Regatta (small college national championship) in 1980 in the Freshman Heavyweight Eight and
in 1982 in the Junior Varsity Heavyweight Eight. In 1983 he stroked the Varsity Lightweight eight to victory. Steve has also competed in the Head of the Charles Regatta while in college, and again in
an alumni boat in 2015 and 2019.
Sean Peoples: Head Girls Coach & Novice Boys Coach
Sean was a novice men’s heavy weight 8 coxswain at Connecticut College and went on in his sophomore and and the fall of junior years to cox a J.V. heavy 4 and Varsity heavy 8. In the spring
of his senior year he was the coxswain of the Varsity light-weight 8 that won the New England Championship and a silver medal at the Dad Vail U.S. Small College Championship in Philadelphia in the
Spring of 1983. Sean returned to coach a freshmen lightweight 8 and J.V. four at Connecticut College from 1983-84. Sean was a substitute coxswain while attending graduate school at Columbia
University in 1984-85. He has coached various crews at Glastonbury High School from 2002 to the present.
Please contact Trish Witkin, Athletic Director at GHS if you are interested in coaching the 2018 & 2019 CPSRA Team Champions! WitkinT@glastonburyus.org