NAME: Zach McCormick
SCHOOL: Turpin High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2014
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Making ESPN Sports Center
HEIGHT: 6'1"-175 lbs.
PARENTS: Mark & Christine
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: "My brother Logan."
FUTURE GOAL: Play professionally
A four-year varsity starter at guard, Zach has scored a school-record 1,500+ points in his prep career and has been nominated as a McDonald's All-American. Averaging 22 points a game, Zach has had numerous big games this season, including vs. Kings (33 points), Glen Este (31), St. Xavier (28) and Walnut Hills (27).
His junior year he averaged 23.1 points and 4.7 rebounds per game, and his one-handed tomahawk dunk vs. Anderson was shown on ESPN. Zach has won numerous awards, including being the reigning ECC Co-Player of the Year. He was named 1st team all-city, 1st team all-SWO district and honorable mention all-state. He has been named 1st team all-conference three straight years. Active in community service, Zach has committed to play at Miami University.
His favorite athlete is John Stockton, favorite entertainer is Will Ferrell, favorite book is The Outsiders, favorite movie is Love & Basketball and most-like-to-meet is Michael Jordan.
COACH'S QUOTE – "Zach is a team-first type of player who would rather win games as a team than accumulate individual stats. He works hard to make others around him better."
— Pat Stricker, Basketball Coach
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