Zack Ford
Zack Ford
Year: So.
Hometown: Cochranton, Pa.
High School: Cochranton Junior-Senior
Major: Business Administration

2019 (Sophomore): Transferred to YSU following the fall 2018 semester…competed in all five tournaments and 13 rounds during the spring…ranked second on the team with a 75.5 strokes-per-round average…earned two top-10 finishes and was YSU’s top finisher on two occasions…tied for ninth at the Towson Spring Invitational with a two-round score of 147 (69-78)…set career bests for lowest round, lowest 36-hole score and highest finish at the event…placed ninth and matched his career-best three-round score of 224 (79-71-74) at the Horizon League Championships…carded a two-round 149 (80-69) at the Southern Intercollegiate to finish tied for 22nd…tied for 34th in his YSU debut at the Jackrabbit Invitational with a three-round 228 (75-79-74)…turned in a 233 (76-76-81) at the Golden Horseshoe Intercollegiate…earned his first letter.

East Tennessee State: Played in seven tournaments for the Bucs and posted a scoring average of 76.4 as a freshman in 2016-17...career-low score of 72 came in the first round of the Schenkel Invitational...redshirted after not competing in any events during the 2017-18 season...competed in two events and six rounds in the fall of 2018...carded a low round of 74 in each of the final two rounds at the Rod Myers Invitational...twice named to the Southern Conference Honor Roll.

HIGH SCHOOL: Multi-sport athlete at Cochranton Junior-Senior High School...earned letters in both golf (four years) and basketball (two years) for the Cardinals...named Meadville Tribune Player of the Year...three-time first team all-region and three-time first team all-district selection...finished third at the PIAA Championship as a senior on his way to earning first team all-state honors...posted one top-five, two top-15 and three top-20 finishes on the American Junior Golf Association level....earned a fourth-place finish at the New Era Junior Championship with a two-under-par 214 (70-68-76) at Harvest Hill Golf Course in Orchard Park, N.Y...finished tied for 12th at the JoS. A. Bank / David Leadbetter Championship at Cattail Creek Country Club in Glenwood, Md.

PERSONAL: Major is business administration...son of Shawn and Susan Ford.