Schott joined the staff as the Panther diving coach in June of 2015 and enters his fifth season for the Panthers in 2019-20 after spending the winter of 2014-15 leading the Iona diving program.
A 2014 graduate of the University of Connecticut, Schott coached at the age-group and senior level in USA Diving with several programs, including Dive Haven located at Yale University and the prestigious USA Diving Inc. High Dive Champions located out of SUNY Purchase. With USA Diving Inc., Schott coached several regional champions and national finalists.
In the summer of 2013, Schott served as the head diving coach and assistant pool director at the Black Rock Yacht Club in Bridgeport, Connecticut.
During his time at the University of Connecticut, Schott was an established diver where he was a Big East Finalist and an NCAA Zone Finalist. Before joining the Huskies, Schott was a two-time High School All-American at Wilton High School (Conn.).