FROSTBURG, Md. —
Both the Frostburg State men’s and women’s basketball programs recently announced the hiring of new assistant coaches.
Todd Stephens has been added as the men's top assistant, while Zack Vogelsberg has joined the women's program as its first assistant.
Stephens returns for his second stint with Bobcats, having served as a graduate assistant coach for the 2002-03 and 2003-04 seasons.
He helped FSU advance to the 2004 Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference championship game, where the Bobcats dropped a hard-fought 44-42 overtime contest to La Roche.
Stephens comes back to Frostburg after serving as an assistant coach at Susquehanna University last year.
The 2002 graduate of York (Pa.) College with a bachelor of science degree in sport management was a four-year member of the Spartan basketball team. He served as team captain his senior year as York finished 21-6 overall and 12-2 in the Capital Athletic Conference.
Stephens earned his masters of education and interdisciplinary studies with concentrations in business and physical education from Frostburg State in May 2004.
Vogelsberg joins the FSU women's program after serving as an assistant at Bethel (Minn.) University for the past three seasons.
He was responsible for breaking down game film, preparing scouting reports and running individual player workouts.
He was also the program's recruiting coordinator, and his efforts helped the Royals land several all-state players from Minnesota, Iowa and Wisconsin.
Prior to Bethel, Vogelsberg was a student manager for the University of Iowa's women's basketball team for four years.
He assisted with practice and travel preparations, filmed games and was a three-year captain for the men's team that practiced against the Hawkeye women's team.
Vogelsberg earned his bachelor's degree in marketing with a minor in psychology from Iowa in May 2002.
For further information on this release, contact:
Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303