Lee Zumbach

Lee Zumbach has been a high school coach for almost 40 years. Most of his coaching accomplishments have been at Brunswick High School in the area of cross-country and tennis. As a tennis coach, Zumbach guided the teams to eight MVAL championships and 12 individual county championships, with four players qualifying for state championships. In 1968, Zumbach reinstated the boys’ cross-country team and in 1981 established a girls’ team. The boys’ cross-country teams have won two state titles and two county titles. The girls’ teams have won six state titles, were finalists in four state team titles, and won five county titles. In 1983, Zumbach was named Maryland State Cross-Country Coach of the Year. Zumbach is co-founder of PVYA Youth Cross-Country, Blue Ridge Running Club, numerous other running clubs, and remains active in his community.