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33 - Zach Stephens
Zach Stephens
Birth Date: December 13, 1991
Height: 6-0
Weight: 225
Year: Junior
Hometown: Hixson, Tenn.
High School: Soddy-Daisy HS
Position: 1B/DH
Major: EXPW/Fitness and Wellness
Bats/Throws: R/R
gp 57
avg .336
hr 15
rbi 71
r 59
sb -

2011 LOUISVILLE SLUGGER FRESHMAN ALL-AMERICAN
2013 NCBWA PRESEASON THIRD-TEAM ALL-AMERICAN
2013 OVC PRESEASON CO-PLAYER OF THE YEAR

2012 (SOPHOMORE):
Stephens led Tech in nearly every offensive statistical category and started all 53 games at first base… wrapped up the 2012 season with a .368 batting average (first on the team, fourth in OVC), a .696 slugging percentage (first on the team, second in OVC), a .476 on-base percentage (first on the team, second in OVC), 52 RBI (first on the team, fifth in OVC), 44 runs (first on the team), 18 home runs (first on the team, second in OVC), 13 doubles (second on the team), 29 walks (first on the team), and 15 hit-by-pitches (third on the team, sixth in OVC) … his 18 home runs tied him for sixth nationally while his 0.34 mark of home runs per inning gave him a ranking of fourth in all of Division I baseball… strung together three separate hitting streaks of 13,  11, and 10 games… kept a batting average of over .400 for more than two months (36 games), peaking at the .472 mark… had 25 multi-hit games, including eight resulting in more than two hits… defensively, held a .981 fielding percentage, making only eight errors out of 441 put outs… garnered many honors as a sophomore including OVC Player of the Week (Mar. 19), Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week, USA Top-60 List for the Golden Spikes Award, Semi-Finalist for the Dick Howser Trophy, All-OVC second-team first baseman, OVC all-conference first-team infield, 2011-2012 Finalist for Tennessee Tech University Outstanding Male Athlete of the Year, ABCA/Rawlings South Region Team, participant in the 2012 TB Ameritrade College Home Run Derby, and College Baseball Insider All-American honors.

2011 (FRESHMAN):
Stephens made 52 starts at first base and as a designated hitter… drove in a team-leading 49 RBI and tied for the team-lead in home runs with 10… hit .309 on the season, posting a .536 slugging percentage… walked 21 times and tied for the team-lead in doubles with 13… started his career at Tech recording at least one hit in his first 10 games… had 18 multi-hit game, recording three hits in five games… drove in four runs against Virginia Tech and Eastern Michigan… named to the OVC all-freshman Team and the 2011 Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American Team… during summer ball in the Coastal Plains League, named to the CPL All-Stars and also named the Rawlings Coastal Plains League All-Star MVP… participated in the Coastal Plains League Home Run Derby.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Stephens earned four letters from Soddy-Daisy High School… named all-state, Best of Preps, all-district, and all-region… batted .450 with 63 RBI, 17 home runs, and 13 doubles during his senior season, helping his team to the district title.

PERSONAL:
Zachary Lewis Stephens is the son of Dan and Beverly Stephens. He was born December 13, 1991. Stephens is majoring in EXPW/fitness and wellness.

Recent Games
May 16 Belmont W, 8-5
May 17 Belmont W, 14-6
May 18 Belmont L, 13-10
May 23 vs. Southeast Mo. St. W, 5-1
May 24 vs. Austin Peay L, 6-2
May 25 vs. Eastern Ky. L, 6-4
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 57 30
Plate appearances 277 146
At Bats 229 125
Runs 59 36
Hits 77 46
Doubles 17 9
Triples 1 1
Home Runs 15 13
Runs Batted In 71 42
Total bases 141 96
Walks 38 16
Hit by pitch 6 3
Strikeouts 74 37
Sacrifice Flies 4 2
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play 4 1
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average .336 .368
On Base Percentage .437 .445
Slugging Percentage .616 .768
Appearances 0 0
Games started 0 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 0 0
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 0.0 0.0
Hits - -
Runs - -
Earned Runs - -
Walks - -
Strikeouts - -
Strikeouts per Game - -
Doubles Allowed - -
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows - -
At Bats Against - -
Batting Average Against - -
Earned Run Average 0.00 0.00
Wild pitches - -
Hit Batters - -
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed - -
Total Chances 477 233
Put Outs 449 219
Assists 25 12
Errors 3 2
Fielding Percentage .994 .991
Double Plays 35 16
Stolen Bases Allowed - -
Runners Caught Stealing - -
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage - -
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Feb 15 Illinois L, 13-2 4 0 1 - - - 0 1 - - -
Feb 16 Illinois W, 6-5 2 1 1 - - - 0 2 1 - -
Feb 17 Illinois W, 7-6 3 1 1 1 - - 0 2 1 - -
Feb 19 at Lipscomb L, 12-1 3 0 0 - - - 0 1 3 - -
Feb 22 Niagara L, 4-2 4 0 1 - - - 1 - 1 - -
Feb 23 Niagara W, 9-0 4 1 1 1 - - 1 1 - - -
Feb 24 Niagara W, 10-9 5 2 2 - - - 1 2 2 - -
Feb 26 Middle Tenn. L, 9-7 2 2 1 - - 1 2 3 - - -
Mar 1 Bowling Green W, 10-4 3 2 0 - - - 1 2 3 - -
Mar 2 Bowling Green W, 8-5 3 1 1 - - - 2 - 2 - -
Mar 3 Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 Michigan St.   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 Michigan St. L, 5-3 2 1 0 - - - 0 2 - - -
Mar 8 at Eastern Ky. W, 5-1 5 0 0 - - - 1 - 2 - -
Mar 9 at Eastern Ky. L, 18-7 4 2 3 - - 1 2 - - - -
Mar 10 at Eastern Ky. W, 5-4 3 0 3 - - - 1 2 - - -
Mar 12 Northern Ky. W, 13-2 5 3 2 1 - - 1 1 2 - -
Mar 13 Northern Ky. W, 7-1 4 2 2 - - - 1 - 1 - -
Mar 15 Morehead St. W, 11-4 3 3 2 - - 1 4 2 1 - -
Mar 16 Morehead St. W, 11-5 5 2 1 - - 1 2 - 4 - -
Mar 17 Morehead St. W, 5-2 2 0 0 - - - 1 1 - - -
Mar 19 at Alabama A&M W, 8-6 5 1 1 - - 1 3 - 1 - -
Mar 20 Berea W, 9-4 4 2 1 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Mar 22 at UT Martin W, 3-1 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 4 - -
Mar 23 at UT Martin W, 13-8 6 1 1 1 - - 2 - 1 - -
Mar 24 at UT Martin W, 8-5 3 2 2 - - 2 4 1 - - -
Mar 26 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 1-0 4 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 26 at Tennessee   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 SIUE W, 1-0 2 0 0 - - - 0 2 1 - -
Mar 30 SIUE W, 11-3 5 2 2 - - - 2 - 2 - -
Mar 30 SIUE L, 6-4 4 1 1 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Apr 2 at East Tenn. St. L, 3-0 4 0 1 - - - 0 1 2 - -
Apr 5 at Austin Peay L, 7-3 4 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 6 at Austin Peay W, 10-7 4 1 1 - 1 - 1 1 2 - -
Apr 7 at Austin Peay W, 12-4 4 3 2 1 - 1 2 1 1 - -
Apr 9 at Middle Tenn. L, 12-9 3 1 2 - - - 4 1 - - -
Apr 12 Eastern Ill. W, 20-5 4 3 2 2 - - 4 2 - - -
Apr 13 Eastern Ill. W, 5-2 4 1 1 1 - - 1 - - - -
Apr 14 Eastern Ill. W, 6-5 5 1 2 1 - - 0 - 2 - -
Apr 16 at Vanderbilt W, 10-9 4 0 0 - - - 1 1 3 - -
Apr 19 at Jacksonville St. L, 6-5 5 0 1 - - - 0 - 4 - -
Apr 20 at Jacksonville St. L, 7-5 5 1 3 - - 1 1 - 1 - -
Apr 21 at Jacksonville St. W, 4-0 4 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 23 Alabama A&M W, 12-5 4 0 1 1 - - 3 - 1 - -
Apr 26 Murray St. W, 4-1 2 0 0 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Apr 27 Murray St. W, 10-9 5 1 2 1 - - 0 - 3 - -
Apr 28 Murray St. W, 10-6 5 2 5 - - 2 4 - - - -
May 1 East Tenn. St. W, 10-6 5 0 2 1 - - 3 - - - -
May 3 at Western Caro. L, 18-7 4 1 3 2 - - 0 - 1 - -
May 4 at Western Caro. L, 6-1 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 3 - -
May 10 at Southeast Mo. St. W, 16-1 6 2 3 - - 1 1 - - - -
May 11 at Southeast Mo. St. W, 11-6 5 1 1 1 - - 1 1 2 - -
May 12 at Southeast Mo. St. W, 5-1 4 1 1 - - 1 2 - 1 - -
May 14 Lipscomb W, 10-9 4 0 2 - - - 3 1 - - -
May 16 Belmont W, 8-5 3 2 2 - - 1 1 1 1 - -
May 17 Belmont W, 14-6 5 1 1 1 - - 2 1 1 - -
May 18 Belmont L, 13-10 5 3 3 - - 1 3 - - - -
May 23 vs. Southeast Mo. St. W, 5-1 5 1 2 - - - 1 - 1 - -
May 24 vs. Austin Peay L, 6-2 5 0 1 - - - 0 - 4 - -
May 25 vs. Eastern Ky. L, 6-4 5 1 1 1 - - 1 - 3 - -
Date Opponent Score w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 15 Illinois L, 13-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 16 Illinois W, 6-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 17 Illinois W, 7-6 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 19 at Lipscomb L, 12-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 22 Niagara L, 4-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 23 Niagara W, 9-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 24 Niagara W, 10-9 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 26 Middle Tenn. L, 9-7 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 1 Bowling Green W, 10-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 2 Bowling Green W, 8-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 3 Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 Michigan St.   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 Michigan St. L, 5-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 8 at Eastern Ky. W, 5-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 9 at Eastern Ky. L, 18-7 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 10 at Eastern Ky. W, 5-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 12 Northern Ky. W, 13-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 13 Northern Ky. W, 7-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 15 Morehead St. W, 11-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 16 Morehead St. W, 11-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 17 Morehead St. W, 5-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 19 at Alabama A&M W, 8-6 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 20 Berea W, 9-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 22 at UT Martin W, 3-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 23 at UT Martin W, 13-8 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 24 at UT Martin W, 8-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 26 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 1-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 26 at Tennessee   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 SIUE W, 1-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 30 SIUE W, 11-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 30 SIUE L, 6-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 2 at East Tenn. St. L, 3-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 5 at Austin Peay L, 7-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 at Austin Peay W, 10-7 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 7 at Austin Peay W, 12-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 9 at Middle Tenn. L, 12-9 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 12 Eastern Ill. W, 20-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 13 Eastern Ill. W, 5-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 14 Eastern Ill. W, 6-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 16 at Vanderbilt W, 10-9 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 19 at Jacksonville St. L, 6-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 20 at Jacksonville St. L, 7-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 21 at Jacksonville St. W, 4-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 23 Alabama A&M W, 12-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 26 Murray St. W, 4-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 27 Murray St. W, 10-9 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 28 Murray St. W, 10-6 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 1 East Tenn. St. W, 10-6 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 3 at Western Caro. L, 18-7 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 4 at Western Caro. L, 6-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 10 at Southeast Mo. St. W, 16-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 11 at Southeast Mo. St. W, 11-6 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 12 at Southeast Mo. St. W, 5-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 14 Lipscomb W, 10-9 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 16 Belmont W, 8-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 17 Belmont W, 14-6 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 18 Belmont L, 13-10 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 23 vs. Southeast Mo. St. W, 5-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 24 vs. Austin Peay L, 6-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 25 vs. Eastern Ky. L, 6-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 15 Illinois L, 13-2 10 10 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Feb 16 Illinois W, 6-5 8 8 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 17 Illinois W, 7-6 5 5 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 19 at Lipscomb L, 12-1 5 4 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 22 Niagara L, 4-2 14 14 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 23 Niagara W, 9-0 11 11 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Feb 24 Niagara W, 10-9 14 13 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Feb 26 Middle Tenn. L, 9-7 15 14 1 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Mar 1 Bowling Green W, 10-4 11 10 0 1 .909 - - - - - -
Mar 2 Bowling Green W, 8-5 5 5 0 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Mar 3 Bowling Green   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 Michigan St.   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 Michigan St. L, 5-3 7 7 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 8 at Eastern Ky. W, 5-1 11 11 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 9 at Eastern Ky. L, 18-7 5 5 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 10 at Eastern Ky. W, 5-4 7 5 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 12 Northern Ky. W, 13-2 7 7 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 13 Northern Ky. W, 7-1 15 14 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 15 Morehead St. W, 11-4 7 7 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 16 Morehead St. W, 11-5 11 10 0 1 .909 - - - - - -
Mar 17 Morehead St. W, 5-2 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 19 at Alabama A&M W, 8-6 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 20 Berea W, 9-4 11 11 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 22 at UT Martin W, 3-1 7 7 0 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Mar 23 at UT Martin W, 13-8 7 7 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 24 at UT Martin W, 8-5 3 2 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 26 Maryville (Tenn.) W, 1-0 12 9 3 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 26 at Tennessee   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 SIUE W, 1-0 7 7 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 30 SIUE W, 11-3 11 11 0 0 1.000 3 - - - - -
Mar 30 SIUE L, 6-4 4 3 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 2 at East Tenn. St. L, 3-0 10 9 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 5 at Austin Peay L, 7-3 11 11 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 6 at Austin Peay W, 10-7 7 7 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 7 at Austin Peay W, 12-4 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Middle Tenn. L, 12-9 10 9 1 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Apr 12 Eastern Ill. W, 20-5 6 6 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 13 Eastern Ill. W, 5-2 14 13 1 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Apr 14 Eastern Ill. W, 6-5 8 7 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 16 at Vanderbilt W, 10-9 10 8 2 0 1.000 3 - - - - -
Apr 19 at Jacksonville St. L, 6-5 11 10 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 20 at Jacksonville St. L, 7-5 7 7 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 21 at Jacksonville St. W, 4-0 7 7 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 23 Alabama A&M W, 12-5 6 6 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 26 Murray St. W, 4-1 9 9 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 27 Murray St. W, 10-9 13 11 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 28 Murray St. W, 10-6 11 11 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 1 East Tenn. St. W, 10-6 8 8 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
May 3 at Western Caro. L, 18-7 8 7 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 4 at Western Caro. L, 6-1 6 6 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 10 at Southeast Mo. St. W, 16-1 9 9 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
May 11 at Southeast Mo. St. W, 11-6 5 5 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 12 at Southeast Mo. St. W, 5-1 9 7 1 1 .889 1 - - - - -
May 14 Lipscomb W, 10-9 7 6 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 16 Belmont W, 8-5 5 4 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 17 Belmont W, 14-6 6 6 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 18 Belmont L, 13-10 10 9 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 23 vs. Southeast Mo. St. W, 5-1 11 11 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
May 24 vs. Austin Peay L, 6-2 13 13 0 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
May 25 vs. Eastern Ky. L, 6-4 5 5 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 57 229 59 77 17 1 15 71 38 74 - - .336 .437 .616
Conference 30 125 36 46 9 1 13 42 16 37 - - .368 .445 .768
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 32 121 40 44 11 - 7 43 28 34 - - .364 .484 .628
Away 22 93 17 29 5 1 8 26 10 32 - - .312 .393 .645
Neutral 3 15 2 4 1 - - 2 - 8 - - .267 .267 .333

Wins 40 162 46 54 14 1 11 57 29 49 - - .333 .442 .636
Losses 17 67 13 23 3 - 4 14 9 25 - - .343 .423 .567

  g gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/g hr era
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Conference 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00

Home 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Away 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00

Wins 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Losses 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00

  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 57 477 449 25 3 .994 35 - - - - -
Conference 30 233 219 12 2 .991 16 - - - - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -

Home 32 290 274 14 2 .993 17 - - - - -
Away 22 158 146 11 1 .994 15 - - - - -
Neutral 3 29 29 0 0 1.000 3 - - - - -

Wins 40 326 306 17 3 .991 23 - - - - -
Losses 17 151 143 8 0 1.000 12 - - - - -