Duke Men's Lacrosse BIO
17 Thomas Zenker
2015: Played in 18 games with two starts … Recorded three goals and four assists for seven points … Played primarily as a short stick midfielder … Scored a goal and an assist in season-opening win at High Point (2/7) … Tallied single goals against Mercer (2/15) and in the ACC Championship game versus Syracuse (4/26) … Also had five ground balls against the Orange … Finished the year with 20 ground balls and six caused turnovers … Recorded multiple ground balls in six games … All-ACC Academic Team … ACC Academic Honor Roll.
2014: Played in all 20 games … Tallied his first career goal in season-opening win over Jacksonville (2/8) … Also had a tally versus Marquette (3/11) and in the NCAA Championship game against Notre Dame (5/26) … Also had a ground ball in the title win … Was a key member of Duke’s defensive midfield unit … Collected seven ground balls and four caused turnovers … ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Prep: A two-year letterwinner for Jack Moran at Chaminade … Tallied 61 goals and 14 assists in his two seasons on the varsity squad … Team captain as a senior … A 2013 Under Armour All-American selection … Voted all-league in 2012 and 2013 … Named the 2013 NSCHSAA Midfielder of the Year … Helped lead Chaminade to the NSCHSAA Championship … Garnered All-Long Island second team recognition as a senior … Named Long Island Under Armour All-American in 2012 … Also played two seasons of football … An All-Long Island first team choice and a NYSSWA All-State Honorable Mention selection … Chosen to play in the Long Island/New York City Empire Challenge All-Star game.
Personal: Son of Thomas and Coleen Zenker … Has two older brothers, Daniel and James, and one older sister, Nikki.