Ed Zeifert
Ed Zeifert
Title: Assistant Director of Athletics / Head Baseball Coach
Phone: 312-567-3847
Email: ezeifert@iit.edu
Year: 6th season
Alma Mater: Clarke '03

Prior to Benedictine University, Zeifert served as head baseball coach at the College of Lake County (CLC) for two seasons. He posted a record of 56-47 at the helm, and produced 15 All-Skyway Conference selections as well as two all-region selections. CLC earned a No. 4 regional seed in the National Junior College Athletic Association Division II playoffs in 2006.

Zeifert served as an assistant coach at several camps and clinics, as well as with CLC and the DuPage Dragons of the Central Illinois Collegiate League. He also was an assistant at his alma mater, Clarke College, for the 2003-04 season. Zeifert was a four-year letterwinner at Clarke, where he made the Dean’s List all eight semesters while earning a bachelor’s degree in history in 2003.

Zeifert serves as the Illinois Tech athletic department admissions liaison in addition to his baseball duties. He resides in Oswego, Illinois with his wife Rachel and their two children, Isaac and Molly. 

Year School W L T Pct.
2017 Illinois Tech 11 28 0 .282
2018 Illinois Tech 15 25 0 .375
2019 Illinois Tech 18 23 0 .439
*2020 Illinois Tech 0 6 0 .000
2021 Illinois Tech 19 10 0 .655
  CAREER 63 92 0 .406

*Season Shortened Due to COVID-19 Outbreak