Will battle for the starting spot at second base • Provides quality at bats from the left side • Can also play third base.
Appeared in 53 games with 42 starts, 41 at second base and one at third base • Posted a .255 average (41-161) with 20 runs scored and 26 RBI • Tallied six doubles and two triples on the season • Made his collegiate debut with one double and one RBI against Xavier (2/17) • Drove in four runs off another double in the same series against Xavier (2/18) • Made 27 ACC appearances with 22 conference starts • Scored a season-high three runs and tallied three hits and one RBI against Maryland (3/17) • Also tallied three hits, tying his season-high, at Clemson (3/11) • Drove in two runs in back-to-back games against Georgia Tech (4/20, 4/21).
Neumann-Goretti High School
Voted by the Philadelphia Inquirer as the top-ranked second baseman in Pennsylvania as a junior and a senior • Voted to Northeast Region "Dream Team" by Perfect Game • Has recorded over 125 hits in his high school career • Has fielded .970 as a four-year starter • Was awarded the Greater Northeast Philadelphian Award by Northeast Times Newspaper for athletic achievements and community contributions volunteering and serving in and around the Philadelphia area • Is a three-time All-Catholic selection • Earned all-city and all-state honors as a junior.
Michael Alexander Zolk is the son of Michael and Diane Zolk • Born July 23, 1993 in Philadelphia, Pa. • Has not declared a major at Carolina.