Zach Deal
Zach Deal
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Halley, Idaho
High School: Wood River
Position: Breast/IM

BACKGROUND:

·         A three-time Idaho state champion

·         Earned Academic All-American honors

·         Qualified for Junior Nationals in 2018

·         A member of the National Honor Society

 

PERSONAL:

·         Son of Margaret Kraft

·         Has one younger sister, Maggie

·         Considering a major in mechanical engineering and would love to work with prosthetics or on electric automobiles

·         Also considered Denver, Penn State and UNLV, but selected UMBC for its “academic excellence, a culture of a great work ethic, a team with a family-first mentality and amazing facilities.

·         Lists favorite pro team as the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks and loves the outdoors