2017: Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll for the second straight year ... Did not see game action.
2016: Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Did not see game action.
High School: Two-year letterwinner under coach Michael Sheppard, Jr., at Seton Hall Prep in West Orange, N.J. … Started in left field his junior and senior seasons … Helped Seton Hall Prep to back-to-back Greater Newark Tournament and Super Essex Conference championships in 2014 and 2015 … Posted a .312 batting average and .422 on-base percentage as a senior … Member of a senior class that guided Seton Hall to a combined 95-9 record … Recipient of the program’s 2015 John Bravette Award, given to the player who best exemplifies the characteristics of the program … Helped Seton Hall achieve a MaxPreps No. 1 ranking in the Northeast Region his senior year … Member of the National Honor Society and Math Honor Society … AP Scholar with Distinction.
Personal: Born Zachary Oliver Hersh on Aug. 29, 1997 in Livingston, N.J. … The son of Jeff and Lora Hersh … Has one younger brother (Brandon), one younger sister (Casey) and a twin sister (Morgan) … Twin sister Morgan also attends Duke … Father was a four-time All-ACC honoree as a member of the Duke tennis team from 1985-88 … Mother and aunt (Cheryl Hersh Simmons) are both Duke graduates ... Majoring in political science.