Zachary Katzman
Zachary  Katzman

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Oakland, Calif.

High School:
Skyline HS '16

Height:
5-10

Event:
Distances

Major:
Undeclared


05/12/2018

Aggies earn three more Big West individual titles

Meanwhile, Clancy came away with the Men’s Athlete of the Meet honor

04/28/2018

Men's squad wins the race to Causeway Title

The Aggies and the Hornets split the wins as the host school went on to garner the win on the women's side

04/25/2018

UC Davis stays local for Causeway dual meet

Aggies and Hornets square off at 2:45 p.m. in the field events, while running events begin at 5:30 p.m.

04/14/2018

Aggies race to 14 top finishes at Woody Wilson Classic

Pertusati came away with two first place titles in both the men's hammer throw and the men's shot put

04/11/2018

UC Davis hosts the Woody Wilson Classic

The Aggies will start the first day of the event with the hammer throw on Friday afternoon, while the remaining field and track events will take place on Saturday

Career Bests:

Event Mark Meet Date
 1500m  3:58.02  Causeway Classic Dual Meet  4/21/17
 3000m  8:58.80  Causeway Classic Dual Meet  4/27/18
 5000m  15:27.20  Hornet Invitational  3/17/18
 One Mile  4:36.42  SFSU Distance Carnival  3/30/18
 3000S  9:39.83  Brutus Hamilton Challenge  4/28 - 4/29/17

2018: Competed in the 3,000, 5,000, and the mile… Received the third fastest Aggie time in the 3,000 with a time of 8:58.80, good for a fourth-place finish at the Causeway Classic on Apr. 27… Posted a personal best 5,000 time of 15:27.20 at the Hornet Invitational on Mar. 17… Finished 24th overall at the Big West Track and Field Championships in the 5,000 meter run. 

2017: Qualified for the Big West Championships in the steeplechase, placing twelfth in the final... Finished fifth in the event at Brutus Hamilton Challenge in a lifetime best of 9:39.83... Earned a top-three finish at Causeway Classic in the 1500 (3:58.02).

SKYLINE HS '16

Finished fourth in the Division III race at the Stanford Invitational as a senior for the Titans, posting a time of 15:46.5… Won the Ed Sias Invitational large school race in 2015 with a school-record two-mile time of 10:07.8... Finished 15th at the CIF state championships in the Division I race with a time of 15:25, setting an Oakland section record… First-team All-NorCal selection as a senior… Oakland Section individual cross country champion in 2014 and 2015… Oakland Section individual champion in the 800m, 1600m, and 3200m, in 2015… Posted best times on the track in the 400m (52.43), 800m (2:03.09), mile (4:24.96), and 3200m (9:20.20), that season… Also claimed section titles in the 1600m and 3200m as a senior… Named the Oakland Athletic League Student-Athlete of the Year… Top track times as a senior included 1:59.80 in the 800m, 3:56.12 in the 1500m, 4:20.24 in the mile, and 9:04.46 in the 3200m… Region 14 USATF Junior Olympics Champion in the 1500m in 2014... Finished 19th at the state championships in the 3200m in 2015, and improved nine spots to 10th in the same event in 2016.

PERSONAL
Parents are Ken and Lisa… Has a younger sister, Ariella… Something most people don't know about him was that he was his high school's marching band drum major… Lists his proudest personal accomplishment as earning the rank of Eagle Scout… Favorite movie is Back to the Future III... Lists his career sports highlight as sweeping the boys and girls CIF Oakland Section track and field team championships in 2016.