Sophomore Season (2016)
Talented infielder established himself in the middle of the Carolina lineup as a sophomore • Appeared in 51 games and started 42 at the corner infield positions • Hit. .297 with six doubles and five homers • Drove in 34 runs and scored 24 • Had 10 multi-hit games, including a career-high four hits against Winthrop on March 2 • Also had 12 multi-RBI performances, third-most on the team • Matched a career high with four RBIs in the win at Duke on March 18 • Homered at UCLA on Feb. 21 to help clinch at series win • Drove in three runs and hit his fourth home run of the year against Coastal Carolina on April 19 • Finished the year strong, reaching base in 11 of the last 14 games.
Freshman Season (2015)
Athletic corner infielder appeared in 52 games and made 41 total starts and first and third • Hit .214 with four doubles, two home runs and 32 RBIs • Also scored 19 runs and stole three bases • Committed just seven errors in 223 chances for a .969 fielding percentage • Drove in the game-winning run with a bases loaded hit by pitch to beat NC State and clinch the series win (4/11) • Matched a season-high with four RBIs in the series finale against Miami (3/29) • Had two hits on eight occasions • Drove in four runs and scored two against Davidson (3/17) • Clubbed his second career home run in the series finale against Duke (3/8) • Had two hits, including his first collegiate homer, at Liberty (3/2) • Finished with a hit and a run scored in his first career start against Seton Hall (2/14).
North Henderson High School
Ranked the No. 2 shortstop and the No. 15 player overall in North Carolina by Perfect Game • Considered the No. 76 shortstop in the county by PG • 2013 Underclass High Honorable Mention by PG • Coached by Justin King at North Henderson High School.
Zack David Gahagan is the son of Mike and Amy Gahagan • Birthday is Aug. 3 • Majoring in exercise and sport science at Carolina with a concentration in sport administration.
|Position:||First Base/Third Base/Second Base|
|High School:||North Henderson|