Steve Jungbluth enters his eighth season as an assistant coach for the Gators in 2017-18. Jungbluth works with the sprinters. In the 2016-17 season, Jungbluth coached Florida's top male sprinter to his fourth, fifth and sixth career National titles in the 50 Free, 100 Free and 100 Butterfly. The junior swimmer was named NCAA Co-Swimmer of the Year and his mark of 40.00 in the 100 free set UF, NCAA, American and U.S. Open records. Under Jungbluth and Head Coach Greg Troy's tutelage, a Florida freshman standout also garnered the SEC Male Freshman of the Year. In addition, Jungbluth and Troy qualified 11 women’s swimmers for the NCAA Championships.
Before his time in Gainesville, Jungbluth spent seven seasons (2003-10) as the head coach at Colgate, where he led the Raiders to the top of the Patriot League. His women's squads won the league title in two of his last three seasons in Hamilton, N.Y, while every swimmer he recruited into the program achieved at least one personal-best time during the course of their career. Jungbluth also directed Total Performance Competitive Stroke Camps and Elite Sprint Camps at Colgate.