Coach Zues returns to the DYBA coaching staff for his 11th year. In 2018, Coach Zues will manage the 13 Red team. A Deerfield native, Coach Zues grew up playing baseball for DYBA and also played baseball and football at DHS. He earned all-state honors in baseball at DHS. After graduating from high school, Coach Zues played baseball and football at Carthage College. After graduating from Carthage, Coach Zues returned to DHS as a Teacher’s Aide in the Special Ed Department and Varsity football assistant coach. He and his wife, Erin, and their daughter, Makenna, currently reside in Palatine.