Zach Gehm
Zach Gehm
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Harmony, Pa.
High School: Seneca Valley
Events: Throws
Major: Chemical Engineering

2019 Outdoor (Freshman): Competed in the discus for Team USA at the 2019 Pan American U20 Championships...Won the discus title at the USATF U20 Outdoor Championships with a personal-best throw of 60.31m...Placed 20th in the discus at the NCAA East Preliminary Round while extending his school-record mark with a throw of 54.67m...finished second in the discus with a throw of 50.30m at the Horizon League Championships...was the runner-up in the shot put with a personal-best mark of 16.87m...broke an 18-year old school record in the discus with a throw of 54.17m at the Ashland Alumni Open (4/20)...finished the season with the program's sixth furthest mark in the shot put...was named the Freshman of the Year in the field events at the league championship...was named the Horizon League Male Field Athlete of the Week on April 23. 

2019 Indoor (Freshman): Finished fourth in the shot put with a season best toss of 16.16m and placed sixth in the weight throw with a throw of 16.08m at the Horizon League Championships. 

HIGH SCHOOL: The discus state champion at the 2018 PIAA Track and Field Championships...holds the discus school record with a throw of 194'8"... also threw the javelin and shotput...selected to first team all state...also competed in golf.

Personal: Son of Craig and JoAnne...has one sister and one brother...majoring in chemical engineering.