Ziogas begins his 13th year as an assistant coach for the BlueDevils in 2013.
Prior to joining the Blue Devils, Ziogas was the head coach of theBristol Seicheprey American Legion Post No. 2 team for nine seasons(1994-2002). He guided the team to a state championship in hisfirst season, turning a team that went 15-15 before his arrival toa 46-11 team and zone and state champions. In his nine seasons, theteam compiled a record of 307-91 and advanced to the final four ofthe 1997 Legion World Series after winning the state championshipand winning six zone titles.
More than 35 of his players went on to play college baseball. InNovember of 2002, Ziogas became the first and only former player orcoach to have his uniform retired by the Post, which he played forfrom 1968-71. Ziogas played baseball and graduated from SpringfieldCollege. He is a member of the Bristol Hall of Fame and theHartford Twilight League Hall of Fame. Ziogas resides inBristol.