Steve Stetson was named the Hamilton College women's golf program's first head coach on May 9, 2012. Stetson was the interim head coach for the men's golf program in the spring of 2012. He coached the Hamilton men in the 2012 NESCAC Championship at Williams College's Taconic Golf Club.
Stetson was a two-time qualifier for the New Hampshire State Amateur Championship, and was medalist in a pre-qualifier at Province Lake in 2004. He qualified for the New York State Amateur Championship in 1998.
In 2010, Stetson won the senior division at the Greater Utica City Amateur Championship. He was the individual champion at the 2006 Syracuse District Golf Association interclub tournament held at the Turning Stone Resort. Stetson is a two-time winner of the Oneonta Country Club championship, and he captured the Otsego County amateur championship title in 1994 and 1995.
Stetson was Hamilton's head football coach from 1982 to 1984 and again from 2006 to 2011. He graduated from Dartmouth College with a degree in sociology in 1973.
At Laconia High School, Stetson was a three-time member of the New Hampshire all-state team at quarterback. He was ranked No. 31 by Sports Illustrated in 2000 when the magazine listed the state's 50 greatest sports figures. Steve and his wife Sue live in Clinton. They have three children, Amy, David and Meghan.