16 Zach Merzlak
16 Zach Merzlak
Height: 6-2
Weight: 205
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Helena, Mont.
High School: Capital
Position: RHP
Major: Physics
Eligibility: Sr.
Bats/Throws: R/R
app 11
gs 2
w 0
l 2
sv 1
ip 21.1
era 4.22
k 13

As a Junior (2016-17): Appeared in nine games as a pitcher, starting one ... Had an 0-1 record over 13 1/3 innings and allowed 18 hits, 19 runs, 12 earned runs with 13 walks and eight strikeouts ... Finished with an 8.10 ERA.

As a Sophomore (2015-16): Appeared in seven games as a pitcher ... Threw nine innings and allowed 16 hits, 11 runs, eight earned runs with nine walks and two strikeouts ... Finished with an 8.00 ERA ... Pitched 2 1/3 scoreless innings on Feb. 7 against Willamette, allowing two hits ... Had a season-high three innings pitched on Mar. 25 against Whitman.

As a Freshman (2014-15): Appeared in 10 games as a pitcher ... Threw 12 1/3 innings and allowed 17 hits, 11 runs and 10 walks with seven strikeouts ... Finished with a 5.84 ERA.

High School: Played American Legion Baseball … Two-year starter … Played 1st base, 3rd base and pitcher … Won “Zach Murfitt Scholarship for Competitiveness … Played in the State Tournament.

Personal: Physics Major … Favorite food is cheesecake … Favorite athlete is Albert Pujols and favorite team is St. Louis Cardinals … Enjoys hunting and fly fishing.

Recent Games
Apr 8 at Whitman W, 3-2
Apr 9 at Whitman L, 7-4
Apr 9 at Whitman L, 12-6
Apr 14 Willamette L, 16-0
Apr 14 Willamette L, 12-7
Apr 15 Willamette L, 12-4
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 15 10
Plate appearances 6 4
At Bats 5 3
Runs 0 0
Hits 1 1
Doubles 1 1
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 1 1
Total bases 2 2
Walks 1 1
Hit by pitch - -
Strikeouts 3 2
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play - -
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average .200 .333
On Base Percentage .333 .500
Slugging Percentage .400 .667
Appearances 11 8
Games started 2 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 2 1
Saves 1 1
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 21.1 15.1
Hits 23 18
Runs 11 10
Earned Runs 10 9
Walks 3 2
Strikeouts 13 8
Strikeouts per Game 5.48 4.70
Doubles Allowed 7 6
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows 1 1
At Bats Against 80 59
Batting Average Against .287 .305
Earned Run Average 4.22 5.28
Wild pitches - -
Hit Batters 5 5
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed 2 2
Sacrifice Hits Allowed 3 3
Total Chances 6 4
Put Outs 0 0
Assists 6 4
Errors 0 0
Fielding Percentage 1.000 1.000
Double Plays - -
Stolen Bases Allowed 6 5
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 2 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 6-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Claremont-M-S L, 14-8 1 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 3 at Claremont-M-S L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 4 at Whittier L, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 vs. Puget Sound L, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 at George Fox L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 vs. Puget Sound W, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 at Pacific (Ore.) L, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 at George Fox L, 27-9 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at George Fox L, 12-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at George Fox L, 10-2 1 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Feb 24 Pacific Lutheran L, 9-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 25 Pacific Lutheran L, 18-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at Puget Sound L, 7-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at Puget Sound L, 10-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 at Puget Sound W, 11-6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 10 Swarthmore L, 4-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 10 Swarthmore W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 Swarthmore L, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 Linfield W, 4-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 17 Linfield W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Linfield L, 8-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 at Willamette L, 4-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 24 at Pacific (Ore.) L, 11-9 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 24 at Pacific (Ore.) L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 25 at Pacific (Ore.) L, 8-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 at Pacific Lutheran L, 6-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 27 at Puget Sound W, 10-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 Whitworth L, 5-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 30 Whitworth L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 Whitworth W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 Pacific (Ore.) W, 7-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 7 at Whitman   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 at Whitman   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Whitman L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Whitman W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Whitman L, 7-4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 9 at Whitman L, 12-6 1 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 14 Willamette L, 16-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 Willamette L, 12-7 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 15 Willamette L, 12-4 2 0 1 1 - - 1 1 1 - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Feb 2 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 6-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Claremont-M-S L, 14-8 - - - 0 0 - 1 - - 1
Feb 3 at Claremont-M-S L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 4 at Whittier L, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 vs. Puget Sound L, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 at George Fox L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 vs. Puget Sound W, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 at Pacific (Ore.) L, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 at George Fox L, 27-9 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at George Fox L, 12-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at George Fox L, 10-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 1
Feb 24 Pacific Lutheran L, 9-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Feb 25 Pacific Lutheran L, 18-8 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at Puget Sound L, 7-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at Puget Sound L, 10-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 at Puget Sound W, 11-6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 10 Swarthmore L, 4-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 10 Swarthmore W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 Swarthmore L, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 Linfield W, 4-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 17 Linfield W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Linfield L, 8-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 at Willamette L, 4-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 24 at Pacific (Ore.) L, 11-9 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 24 at Pacific (Ore.) L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 25 at Pacific (Ore.) L, 8-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 at Pacific Lutheran L, 6-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 27 at Puget Sound W, 10-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 Whitworth L, 5-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 30 Whitworth L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 Whitworth W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 Pacific (Ore.) W, 7-0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 7 at Whitman   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 at Whitman   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Whitman L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Whitman W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Whitman L, 7-4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 9 at Whitman L, 12-6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 1
Apr 14 Willamette L, 16-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 Willamette L, 12-7 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 15 Willamette L, 12-4 - - - 2 1 - - - - 3
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 2 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 6-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Claremont-M-S L, 14-8 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 3 at Claremont-M-S L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 4 at Whittier L, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 vs. Puget Sound L, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 at George Fox L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 vs. Puget Sound W, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 at Pacific (Ore.) L, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 at George Fox L, 27-9 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at George Fox L, 12-10 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at George Fox L, 10-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 24 Pacific Lutheran L, 9-1 0 0 0 0 1.0 3 3 3 27.00 1 2 -
Feb 25 Pacific Lutheran L, 18-8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at Puget Sound L, 7-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at Puget Sound L, 10-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 at Puget Sound W, 11-6 0 0 0 0 3.0 1 - - 0.00 - 1 -
Mar 10 Swarthmore L, 4-1 0 0 0 0 2.0 1 - - 0.00 - 2 -
Mar 10 Swarthmore W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 Swarthmore L, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 Linfield W, 4-2 0 0 0 1 2.0 2 0 0 0.00 0 1 -
Mar 17 Linfield W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Linfield L, 8-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 at Willamette L, 4-2 1 0 1 0 2.0 3 1 1 4.50 0 3 -
Mar 24 at Pacific (Ore.) L, 11-9 0 0 0 0 2.1 3 2 2 7.71 1 1 -
Mar 24 at Pacific (Ore.) L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 25 at Pacific (Ore.) L, 8-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 at Pacific Lutheran L, 6-3 0 0 0 0 3.0 1 1 0 0.00 0 0 -
Mar 27 at Puget Sound W, 10-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 Whitworth L, 5-1 0 0 0 0 0.1 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 30 Whitworth L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 Whitworth W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 Pacific (Ore.) W, 7-0 1 0 0 0 2.0 1 0 0 0.00 1 0 -
Apr 7 at Whitman   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 at Whitman   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Whitman L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Whitman W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Whitman L, 7-4 0 0 0 0 2.2 5 1 1 3.38 0 2 -
Apr 9 at Whitman L, 12-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 14 Willamette L, 16-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 Willamette L, 12-7 0 0 1 0 1.0 3 3 3 27.00 - 1 1
Apr 15 Willamette L, 12-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 2 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 6-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Claremont-M-S L, 14-8 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Claremont-M-S L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 4 at Whittier L, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 vs. Puget Sound L, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 at George Fox L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 vs. Puget Sound W, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 at Pacific (Ore.) L, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 at George Fox L, 27-9 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at George Fox L, 12-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at George Fox L, 10-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Pacific Lutheran L, 9-1 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
Feb 25 Pacific Lutheran L, 18-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at Puget Sound L, 7-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at Puget Sound L, 10-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 at Puget Sound W, 11-6 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Mar 10 Swarthmore L, 4-1 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 10 Swarthmore W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 Swarthmore L, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 Linfield W, 4-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 17 Linfield W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Linfield L, 8-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 at Willamette L, 4-2 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
Mar 24 at Pacific (Ore.) L, 11-9 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Mar 24 at Pacific (Ore.) L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 25 at Pacific (Ore.) L, 8-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 at Pacific Lutheran L, 6-3 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 27 at Puget Sound W, 10-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 Whitworth L, 5-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 30 Whitworth L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 Whitworth W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 Pacific (Ore.) W, 7-0 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 7 at Whitman   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 at Whitman   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Whitman L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Whitman W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Whitman L, 7-4 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Whitman L, 12-6 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 14 Willamette L, 16-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 Willamette L, 12-7 0 0 0 0 - - 2 - - - -
Apr 15 Willamette L, 12-4 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2014-15 11 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2015-16 7 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2016-17 9 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2017-18 15 5 0 1 1 - - 1 1 3 - - .200 .333 .400
Total 42 5 0 1 1 - - 1 1 3 - - .200 .333 .400
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2014-15 11 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
2015-16 7 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
2016-17 9 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
2017-18 15 - - - 2 1 - 1 - - 6
Total 42 - - - 2 1 - 1 - - 6
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
2014-15 10 0 0 0 0 - 12.1 17 11 8 10 7 5.11 - 5.84
2015-16 7 0 0 0 0 - 9.0 16 11 8 9 2 2.00 - 8.00
2016-17 9 2 0 1 0 - 13.1 18 19 12 13 8 5.40 1 8.10
2017-18 11 2 0 2 1 - 21.1 23 11 10 3 13 5.48 1 4.22
Total 37 4 0 3 1 - 56.0 74 52 38 35 30 4.82 2 6.11
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2014-15 11 2 0 2 0 1.000 - 1 1 .500 - -
2015-16 7 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
2016-17 9 3 0 3 0 1.000 - 5 - - - -
2017-18 15 6 0 6 0 1.000 - 6 - - - -
Total 42 12 1 11 0 1.000 - 12 1 .077 - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 15 5 0 1 1 - - 1 1 3 - - .200 .333 .400
Conference 10 3 0 1 1 - - 1 1 2 - - .333 .500 .667
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 2 0 1 1 - - 1 1 1 - - .500 .667 1.000
Away 8 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 2 - - .000 .000 .000
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Losses 12 5 0 1 1 - - 1 1 3 - - .200 .333 .400
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February 3 2 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - - .000 .000 .000
March 7 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
April 5 3 0 1 1 - - 1 1 2 - - .333 .500 .667
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 15 - - - 2 1 - 1 - - 6
Conference 10 - - - 2 1 - - - - 4
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 7 - - - 2 1 - - - - 3
Away 8 - - - 0 0 - 1 - - 3
Neutral - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Wins 3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Losses 12 - - - 2 1 - 1 - - 6
-
February 3 - - - 0 0 - 1 - - 2
March 7 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
April 5 - - - 2 1 - - - - 4
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
Total 11 2 0 2 1 - 21.1 23 11 10 3 13 5.48 1 4.22
Conference 8 0 0 1 1 - 15.1 18 10 9 2 8 4.70 1 5.28
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 6 1 0 1 1 - 8.1 10 6 6 2 6 6.48 1 6.48
Away 5 1 0 1 0 - 13.0 13 5 4 1 7 4.85 - 2.77
Neutral - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Wins 3 1 0 0 1 - 7.0 4 0 0 1 2 2.57 - 0.00
Losses 8 1 0 2 0 - 14.1 19 11 10 2 11 6.91 1 6.28
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February 1 0 0 0 0 - 1.0 3 3 3 1 2 18.00 - 27.00
March 7 1 0 1 1 - 14.2 11 4 3 1 8 4.91 - 1.84
April 3 1 0 1 0 - 5.2 9 4 4 1 3 4.76 1 6.35
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 15 6 0 6 0 1.000 - 6 - - - -
Conference 10 4 0 4 0 1.000 - 5 - - - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 2 0 2 0 1.000 - 3 - - - -
Away 8 4 0 4 0 1.000 - 3 - - - -
Neutral - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 2 0 2 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Losses 12 4 0 4 0 1.000 - 5 - - - -
-
February 3 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
March 7 4 0 4 0 1.000 - 3 - - - -
April 5 2 0 2 0 1.000 - 2 - - - -