The Kansas City, Kan. native has been a head coach at Schlagle and an assistant at Olathe North and Shawnee Mission West where he is still on staff.
At Schlagle Szcygiel went 97-65 from 1992-2008 and won 10 league championships and four district titles to go along with four state playoff appearances.
He was an assistant at Olathe North from 2009-10 and helped the Eagles to a Kansas Class 6A state title in 2009 and a second-place finish in 2010. Since 2011 he has been an assistant at Shawnee Mission West helping the Vikings to the Kansas Class 6A championship in 2012.
Szcygiel is a long-time member of the Greater Kansas City Football Coaches Association severing on the board from 2000-2008. He has also been a member of the Kansas All-Star coaching staff in 1993, 1995, 1999 and 2003.
He currently resides in Olathe.