3 - Zach Looney
Zach Looney
Height: 5-10
Weight: 210
Year: Senior
Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colo.
High School: Rampart High School
Position: INF
Major: Civil Engineering

2013-14 Action Photos

2014 West Coast Conference All-Academic First Team

SENIOR (2014): Made 47 appearances and 44 starts … finished second on the team with 24 walks … hit .211 with six doubles, one triple, one home run, 23 RBIs and 20 runs scored …  in the field, notched the most defensive assists with 118 and fielded the most double plays with 18 as a second baseman … recorded a walk and a stolen base in the season opener Feb. 14 vs. Nevada ... collected two hits Feb. 15 vs. Boston College ... went 2-for-5 with two RBIs Feb. 16 vs. Boston College ... went 1-for-2 and walked twice Feb. 16 vs. Nevada ... went 2-for-4 with two RBIs, two runs scored and a walk Feb. 21 vs. Incarnate Word ... stole a base Feb. 22 vs. Gonzaga ... hit 2-for-3 with a double, two RBIs and a walk Feb. 23 vs. Notre Dame ... went 1-for-3 with two RBIs and a walk Feb. 27 vs. Arizona State ... walked twice and scored two runs March 2 vs. Manhattan ... added a hit March 4 at Cal Poly ... recorded a hit, an RBI and a walk March 6 vs. Washington … went 3-for-4 with a double March 7 against UC Davis … went 2-for-4 with three RBIs, two runs scored and a walk March 8 vs. Pacific … drove in a pair of runs March 13 vs. Penn State … scored a run March 14 vs. Penn State … added a hit and scored a run March 22 vs. Pepperdine … went 1-for-3 with a run scored March 25 at San Diego State … singled and scored a run March 28 at Pacific … walked and drove in a run April 8 at Nevada … came off the bench, walked twice and scored a run April 19 at San Diego … went 3-for-4 with a triple and an RBI April 26 vs. LMU … walked and scored a run April 27 vs. LMU … went 1-for-3 with an RBI and a run scored April 29 at San Jose State … singled and drove in two runs May 2 at San Francisco … went 2-for-4 with a double, a stolen base and a run scored May 3 at San Francisco … walked twice and drove in the game-winning run on a squeeze bunt May 4 at San Francisco … walked twice and scored a run May 10 at BYU … doubled and drove in two runs May 16 vs. Saint Mary’s … hit a solo home run, scored two runs and walked May 17 vs. Saint Mary’s … doubled and scored a run May 18 vs. Saint Mary’s … walked May 22 vs. Pepperdine at the WCC Baseball Championship … walked and scored a run May 23 vs. Gonzaga at the WCC Baseball Championship.

JUNIOR (2013): Finished the season with a .284 batting average and tied for the most triples on the team with 3 ... Went 1-2 with two RBI and one hit vs. Seattle on Feb. 16 … went 1-1 with one run and 3B vs. Illinois on Feb. 23 … went 1-1 and one RBI vs. Northern Colorado on Mar. 3 … went 1-1 with two runs and one 2B vs. Michigan State on Mar. 16 ... was 2-3 with a double and a walk on March 28 at Portland in the first game of a doubleheader ... in the second game of a doubleheader at Portland on March 28 went 2-4 with a run scored ... had a triple and a RBI vs. BYU on April 6 ... was 2-5 with a run scored at Pacific on April 9 ... was 3-4 on April 12 vs. USF ... went 2-5 vs. USF on April 14 ... picked up a hit on April 19 vs. San Diego ... started at third base and went 1-3 on April 21 vs. San Diego ... walked twice, stole a base and scored 2 runs vs. UC Davis on April 23 ... was 1-3 with a walk and a 3B at Saint Mary's on April 26 ... 2-5 with a 2B and a run scored at Saint Mary's on April 27 ... 3-4 with a walk, and two runs scored on April 30 at UC Davis ... went 1-4 with 1 run on both May 3 and May 4 vs. Gonzaga ... was 2-4 with 3 runs scored at LMU on May 19. 

2011-12 Action Photos

SOPHOMORE (2012): Went 2-3 with 2 RBI,1 R, and 1 BB vs. San Jose State … went 3-5 with 1 R and 1 SB vs. Brown … had two hits and 2 RBI at USD ... went 3-5 with a run scored vs. Brown ... went 1-3 with 1 RBI at Gonzaga ... went 1-3 with a run and 1 RBI at BYU ... went 3-4 with a run and a RBI vs. LMU.

2010-11 Action Photos

FRESHMAN (2011): Started 43 games as a freshman, seeing time at catcher, outfielder and DH…hit .244 and was tied for the team-best in triples (1)…posted an on-base percentage of .320… started his first career game on Opening Day at South Carolina Feb. 19…pinch-hit and played catcher at South Carolina (4/20)…amassed eight hits, four RBI and five runs in a four-game series with Albany Feb. 25-27…scored two runs at Stanford Mar. 1…singled and score a run in a three-game series against San Jose State…singled in a mid-week game at Cal (3/8)…registered four hits, a double and a walk in the Jack Gifford Memorial Tournament Mar. 11-13, while making his first career start in the outfield (3/11)…recorded a hit, two RBI and a run in the series opener with Brown on Mar. 26...went a combined 1-5 with two RBI, a hit by pitch and two runs in a doubleheader against Brown (3/27)…singled twice in the series finale against Brown (3/28)…went 1-4 at Stanford on Mar. 22…singled against UC Davis Mar. 30…recorded one hit and two sacrifice bunts in a three-game series against Bakersfield Apr. 1-3…had one hit in a three-game series against LMU (4/8-4/10)…singled in a mid-week game against Cal Poly…singled and scored a run in the series-opener at Saint Mary’s…provided two hits, including a double against Saint Mary’s on Apr. 17…had three plate appearances against Stanford (4.19)…amassed three hits, a walk, a sacrifice and a run in a three-game series at USF Apr. 21-23…started his first game at catcher since Apr. 12 against Gonzaga (5/1)…provided a single, two runs and a walk in the three-game series at Pepperdine...started at catcher during a mid-week game at UC Davis (5/11)…walked and stole a base in the first game of a three-game series vs.  San Diego (5/20)…tallied two hits and scored a run in a start vs.  San Diego on May 21…appeared as a pinch-runner in the series finale vs.  San Diego…picked up an RBI at Portland in his final start of the season on May 27.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played baseball and football at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs, Colo. for Adam Strah (baseball) … in 2009 helped his team to a 20-3 record with a state semifinal appearance … in 2010 helped team to a 16-5 record … two-time first-team all-area and All-Metro League catcher … two-time all-state honorable mention… recorded a .515 batting average his senior year while posting four HR and 26 RBI … named all-league in football as a wide receiver and safety his senior year.

PERSONAL: Son of Greg and Roshelle Looney … has a younger brother, Brad… his father, Greg, is a U.S. naval officer… uncle, Geoff, played baseball at University of Nevada-Las Vegas… enjoys watching movies, playing volleyball, and running… majoring in Civil Engineering.