42 Zack Zehner
42 Zack Zehner
Birth Date: 8-8-92
Height: 6-4
Weight: 215
Year: Jr.
Hometown: San Diego, CA
High School: Torrey Pines HS
Previous College: Santa Barbara CC
Position: OF
Bats/Throws: R/R
Experience: JC

Community College: Under head coach Jeff Walker at Santa Barbara City College in 2013, Zehner hit a team-leading .358, No. 3 in the Western State Conference’s North Division, with seven doubles, three triples, a pair of home runs and a conference-leading 38 RBI, seventh-best in the state ... struck out just 15 times in 165 plate appearances and earned first-team All-Western State Conference North Division honors for the second straight year after compiling a .455 on-base percentage and .496 slugging percentage ... helped Vaqueros to a 20-17 record, a second-place conference finish and their third straight state regional playoff berth ... also was named to the All-Southern California squad and 2013 Preseason All-American Team ... as a freshman at SBCC, Zehner hit .312 with 12 doubles, one triple, three home runs and 25 RBI ... was a redshirt at SBCC in 2011 ... named Santa Barbara City College's male scholar-athlete of the year with a 3.65 grade-point average ... visited Indiana State, UC Riverside and Loyola Marymount before choosing Cal Poly because it is "a place to excel both academically and in my sport."

High School: A 2010 graduate of Torrey Pines High School in San Diego, where he hit .355 as a senior under head coach Matt Chess with 24 RBI, nine doubles, one triple and six home runs ... went 4-for-4 in a playoff game against Hilltop with a double, two home runs and four RBI ... stole 14 of 16 bases that year, struck out only 14 times in 126 plate appearances and earned All-Avocado League honorable mention praise ... Falcons were 24-11 in 2010 and Avocado League runners-up with a 12-3 mark.

Personal: Son of Kevin and Lori Jo Zehner ... one brother, Ryan, who is playing baseball at Santa Barbara City College ... has worked as a junior lifeguard instructor ... wants to play professional baseball ... enjoys surfing, ping pong and hang gliding as hobbies ... born August 8, 1992, in San Diego, Calif. ... majors in economics.