Sousa joins the Green Terror staff in 2012 after a successful swimming career at Division II Wingate.
A four-year member of the men's swim team, Sousa acheived All-America status four times during his tenure with the Bulldogs.
Sousa graduated with the program's second-best time in the 100 and 200 backstroke events and also as part of four of the program's top-10 times in the 400 medley relay.
Sousa was affiliated with the Special Olympics Swimming program while at Wingate.
He also served as an assistant swim coach at the Lake Norman YMCA, providing instruction to 10-20 individuals per week.
Sousa graduated in May with a dual degree in psychology and sociology.