|High School:||Greenhill School|
Stuper Says: "Zach is a lot like his teammate, Gant Elmore. He brings energy to everything he does and is very versatile. He can run, and that makes him a candidate to lead off. He is a very tough out and should be in the lineup quite often as a freshman."
Getting to Know Zach
Parents' Names: Ira and Debbie Tobolowsky
Major: Political Science
Best Athletic Moment: Turning an unassisted triple play in Little League
Favorite MLB Team: Texas Rangers
Favorite MLB Player: Brian Roberts
Favorite Quote: "The principle is competing against yourself. About self-improvement. About being better than you were the day before."
Biggest Inspiration: My dad
Pregame Superstition: I drink a Full Throttle energy drink and eat a Powerbar (preferably chocolate peanut butter flavor). I also throw my bat into a net 10 times to get my hands loose.
One word to describe yourself as a person: Charming
One word to describe yourself as a player: Scrappy
Why Yale?: There really is no other place like Yale. When I came on my visit I knew that I would love it here and there was no better place for me. The academics will open so many doors in the future, the people here are amazing, and the baseball program was the perfect fit.
Which of your Yale teammates would make the best baseball coach and why?: Gant Elmore. He is always thinking about the game and knows what to do in every situation.
Which of your Yale teammates do you admire most and why?: Stefan Schropp. No matter what, he is always helping his teammates out and he plays the game the right way and with the right attitude. He's also fun to be around.
Year Avg GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP SO GDP OB% SF SH SB-ATT PO A E FLD% 2009.... .320 29-25 100 13 32 6 1 5 18 55 .550 3 3 15 5 .355 1 2 1-3 46 34 5 .941 TOTAL... .320 29-25 100 13 32 6 1 5 18 55 .550 3 3 15 5 .355 1 2 1-3 46 34 5 .941