UMBC head tennis coach Rob Hubbard named Oliver Steil as assistant coach for both the Retriever menís and womenís tennis programs.
Steil served as a graduate assistant tennis coach at the University of Texas-Pan American from 2006-09 and was involved in all aspects of the program. He also worked at UTPAís Wellness and Recreational Sports Complex over the past 14 months.
The native of Brunssum, The Netherlands, earned four letters in menís tennis for the UTPA Broncos from 2003-2006. During his rookie season with the Broncs, Steil was ranked first on the team in singles' victories while posting an overall record of 19-13. He won both the singles' and doubles' competition against
Steil was named the teamís Most Valuable Player in his senior campaign of 2006.
The newest UMBC staff member earned his bachelorís degree in Kinesiology in 2006 and his masterís degree in the same discipline from UTPA in 2009.