Zak  Pettit
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Truckee, Calif.

High School:
Truckee HS '13

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 255

Position:
DL

Major:
Undeclared

2013:Played in nine games as a true freshman... Had 11 tackles, three of them sacks totaling 12 yards... Sack total was third-best on the team... All of his sacks came over the final two games of the season: he had two for 10 yards against North Dakota and then added a two-yard sack at Sacramento State in season finale... His first career sack was a seven-yarder against Ryan Bartels in the first quarter against Montana... Had two tackles against both Montana and North Dakota... Added a 0.5 TFL against the Grizzlies..

TRUCKEE HS: Earned a pair of varsity letters at Truckee HS, picking up Division I-A All-State honors from Nevada each season... Tallied 125 total tackles, including 18 sacks, while being named the Defensive Player of the Year for the Division I-A North... Forced 5 fumbles and had 38 TFL's as well... Also earned all-league first-team honors in 2011 and 2012, collecting 5 sacks during his junior season... Was named his league's defensive player of the year this past season... Helped lead Truckee to state championships both seasons.

PERSONAL:Born Truckee, Calif... Has not declared a major...Honor roll every semester... Parents are Joseph Pettit and Tessa Rebold... Has a twin brother, Jake.

CAREER STATISTICS:

Year GP UT AT TT TFL Yds Sacks Yds Int Yds PBU FF FR Yds BK
2013 9 7 4 11 3.5 13 3.0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 10 18 23 41 6.5 23 2.0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 19 25 27 52 10.0 36 5.0 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0