Basketball - K/1st Grade
Head Coach: Tim Ziegler (2nd Year)
Athletic Background: Coach Ziggy grew up playing soccer and basketball. Tim went to Liberty High School and played on the varsity soccer team. Coach Ziggy also has a volleyball background, he plays indoor volleyball, along with sand volleyball in his free time. Tim enjoys helping out at Girls Volleyball practices here at Oakhill when he is asked to fill in.
Experience: In Coach Ziggy's time here at Oakhill, he has been very involved coaching the sports teams for the Panthers. Coach Ziggy was previously the 3rd/4th grade boys basketball coach from 2015 - 2018. Tim has also helped out with the Middle School Boys basketball program, while filling in at various middle school volleyball practices. This will be Coach Ziggy's second season coaching the K/1 teams. Tim is also very involved with the "Panthers on the Prowl" after school youth sport programs for the todder - fourth grade students here at Oakhill. In that program Coach Ziggy coaches soccer, basketball, and baseball camps.
Educational Background: Liberty High School, Park University (College)
Personal Information: Tim grew up in Liberty, MO and attended Liberty High School. Following high school, Coach Ziggy attended Park University for college, right down the road from Oakhill Day School in Parkville, MO. In high school Tim was a member of the Liberty High School varsity soccer team and was involved in many other activities as well. A few of Coach Ziggy's favorite things to do in his free include playing volleyball, and working out. Tim is very active and likes to stay busy, he is a great role model for the students here at Oakhill. When Tim is not at work, he can be found spending time with his family; which includes his wife Hailey, and daughter Jensen. We are lucky to have Coach Ziggy here at Oakhill!