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Zach Davis
Zach Davis

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Houston, Texas

High School:
Cypress Lakes

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 165

Position:
OF

Experience:
2L

B/T:
R/R


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Career Stats | Davis Steals Home vs. Texas (YouTube)
Game-by-Game Stats - 2014 | Photo Gallery - 2014
Game-by-Game Stats - 2013 | Photo Gallery - 2013

CAREER HIGHS (entering 2015 season)
Games Played (Season): 46 (2014)
Games Started (Season): 21 (2013)
At-Bats: 5, at Oklahoma State (4/5/14)
Runs: 3, at TCU (3/22/14)
Hits: 2 2x, at TCU (3/22/14)*
RBI: 2 5x, at Miami (Fla.) (6/2/14)*
Doubles: 1 2x, at TCU (3/22/14)*
Triples: None
Home Runs: None
Walks: 2, vs. Utah Valley (3/12/13)
Strikeouts: 3, vs. Utah Valley (3/13/13)
Stolen Bases: 2, vs. Ole Miss (6/17/14)
Hit Streak: 7 games (2/25-3/9/13)
* Indicates most recent high

CAREER
Played in 77 games (26 starts) batting .286 (24-for-84) with 28 runs, two doubles, 13 RBI, 11 walks, 10-for-10 stolen bases, .310 slugging percentage, .390 on-base percentage and fielded .980 (49 putouts, 0 assists, 1 error)... recorded two multi-hit games... posted five multiple RBI games... DURING BIG 12 PLAY... in 25 games (10 starts) batted .214 (6-for-28) with 12 runs, a double, four RBI, three walks, 3-for-3 stolen bases, .313 on-base percentage and fielded 1.000 (17 putouts, 0 assists, 0 errors).

2014 (Sophomore)
Academic All-Big 12 Second Team... played on 46 games (5 starts) starting five games in center field and one in left field... batted nine-hole twice, eight-hole, six-hole and two-hole once each... batted .367 (11-for-30) with 20 runs, one double, nine RBI, two walks, .441 on-base percentage, .400 slugging percentage, 9-for-9 stolen bases and fielded .952 (20 putouts, 0 assists, 1 error)... led team in stolen bases... in perhaps the play of the year in college baseball during the regular season, stole home against No. 12 Texas (3/30) to tie the game (2-2) in the bottom of the ninth inning with two outs and two strikes on batter Tim Proudfoot (YouTube - watch here)... BIG 12 RANKINGS: 17th in stolen bases (9)... TEXAS TECH RANKINGS: tied school record for most stolen bases in an NCAA Tournament game (2, vs. Ole Miss)... AGAINST NATIONALLY RANKED TEAMS... in 17 games (4 starts) batted .300 (6-for-20) with 10 runs, a double, six RBI, two walks, .364 on-base percentage and 6-for-6 stolen bases... DURING BIG 12 PLAY... in 15 games (3 starts) batted .267 (4-for-15) with 12 runs, a double, four RBI, two walks, .389 on-base percentage and 3-for-3 stolen bases... BIG 12 CHAMPIONSHIP... in one game (0 starts) entered as a defensive replacement... NCAA TOURNAMENT... in six games (0 starts) batted 1.000 (1-for-1) with three runs, two RBI and 2-for-2 stolen bases... NCAA CORAL GABLES REGIONAL... in three games (0 starts) batted 1.000 (1-for-1) with a run scored and two RBI... NCAA COLLEGE WORLD SERIES... in two games (0 starts) entered twice as a pinch runner scoring two runs and going 2-for-2 in stolen bases... HOME GAMES... in 24 games (0 starts) batted .429 (3-for-7) with seven runs, two RBI, .429 on-base percentage and 4-for-4 stolen bases... ROAD/NEUTRAL SITE GAMES... in 22 games (5 starts) batted .348 (8-for-23) with 13 runs, a double, seven RBI, two walks, .444 on-base percentage and 5-for-5 stolen bases... tied for team lead with 13 runs in road/neutral site games... SITUATIONAL: batted .444 (8-for-18) with runners on base... batted .400 (2-for-5) with the bases loaded... recorded three fly outs and 13 ground outs... batted 1.000 (2-for-2) as a pinch hitter... batted .500 (7-for-14) with runners in scoring position... posted one two-out RBI... MISCELLANEOUS: five infield base hits... four bunt base hits... one game-winning RBI... HIT STREAK: season-long four-game hit streak (3/18-4/5) batting .417 (5-for-12) with six runs, a double and four RBI... REACHING BASE SAFELY: reached base safely in a season-high seven consecutive games... SEASON HIGHLIGHTS... made season debut as a pinch runner with a stolen base on Opening Day against No. 3 Indiana (2/14)... made first start of the season (CF) going 1-for-2 with a hit-by-pitch against Houston (2/28) at the Houston College Classic at Minute Maid Park... TCU SERIES: in two games (1 start) batted .500 (3-for-6) with four runs, a double, two RBI, a walk, .667 slugging percentage and .571 on-base percentage... pinch hit and remained in the game as the DH at No. 24 TCU (3/22) going 2-for-4 with a career-high three runs, a double, two RBI and a walk... posted a career-high five at-bats going 1-for-5 with a run, stolen base and two RBI at No. 20 Oklahoma State (4/5)... went 1-for-1 with two RBI against Abilene Christian (4/8)... gave Tech two additional insurance runs with a two-run RBI single to center field in the ninth inning at No. 3 Miami (Fla.) (6/2) giving the Red Raiders a 4-0 lead heading into the bottom of the ninth inning at the NCAA Coral Gables Regional championship game... NCAA COLLEGE WORLD SERIES: made College World Series debut pinch running and scored a run in Tech's opener against No. 2 TCU (6/15)... pinch ran for second straight game at the CWS stealing second base and then third base and scoring Tech's only run on a sacrifice fly by freshman Anthony Lyons to tie the game against No. 4 Ole Miss (6/17)... member of the 2014 Big 12 Commissioner's Spring Academic Honor Roll.

SUMMER 2013
Played for the Woodlands Strykers in the Texas Collegiate League... helped team to a fifth-place finish in the league standings with a 21-39 overall record... batted .283 (34-for-120) with 32 runs, two doubles, a triple, 14 RBI and 17-of-21 stolen bases... led the team in stolen bases and ranked second in runs... hit safely in 11 of the final 14 games of the season... recorded six multi-hit games... finished season with 20 runs in the last 14 games.

2013 (Freshman)
Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team (completed 24 credit hours with 3.0 GPA)... played in 31 games (21 starts) starting all 21 games in left field... batted nine-hole 14 times and batted eight-hole seven times... batted .241 (13-for-54) with eight runs, a double, four RBI, nine walks, two hit-by-pitch, 1-for-1 stolen bases, .259 slugging percentage, .364 on-base percentage and fielded 1.000 (29 putouts, 0 assists, 0 errors)... AGAINST NATIONALLY RANKED OPPONENTS... played in five games (3 starts) batted .400 (4-for-10) with an RBI, walk and .455 on-base percentage... DURING BIG 12 CONFERENCE PLAY... played in 10 games (7 starts) batted .154 (2-for-13) with a walk... BIG 12 CHAMPIONSHIP... played in one game (0 starts) as a pinch runner and scored one run... HOME GAMES... played in 18 games (13 starts) batted .242 (8-for-33) with six runs, three RBI, seven walks, two hit-by-pitch and .395 on-base percentage... ROAD/NEUTRAL SITE GAMES... played in 13 games (8 starts) batted .238 (5-for-21) with two runs, a double, RBI and two walks... SITUATIONAL: batted .346 (9-for-26) with runners on base... batted .500 (1-for-2) as a pinch hitter... batted .308 (4-for-13) with runners in scoring position... MISCELLANEOUS: one go-ahead RBI... three infield hits... one bunt base hit... had one multi-hit game... tallied one multiple RBI game... HIT STREAK: season-long seven-game hit streak (2/25-3/9) batted .421 (8-for-19) with four runs, a double, RBI, three walks, .522 slugging percentage and .474 on-base percentage... REACHING BASE SAFELY: reached base safely in a season-high nine consecutive games... SEASON HIGHLIGHTS... made career debut starting in left field on Opening Day going 1-for-3 with a run scored and RBI against Northern Illinois (2/15)... went 1-for-3 with a season-high two RBI against Northern Colorado (2/16)... ARIZONA SERIES: batted .500 (3-for-6) with a .571 on-base percentage... went 2-for-3 with an RBI and walk at No. 16 Arizona (3/6), the defending NCAA College World Series champion... went 1-for-2 with a run scored, season-high two walks and recorded first career stolen base against Utah Valley (3/12)... made first career Big 12 start in left field going 0-for-3 at Texas (3/15)... member of the 2012 Big 12 Commissioner's Fall Academic Honor Roll... member of the 2013 Big 12 Commissioner's Spring Academic Honor Roll (Dean's List).

HIGH SCHOOL
A three-year varsity letterwinner at Cypress Lakes High School for head coach Jeff Wallis... as a senior earned second team all-district... batted .333 with three triples and 19 stolen bases... played multiple positions, including second base, shortstop and outfield... also competed in football and basketball... received all-district honors in football during senior season.

PERSONAL
Zach Ross Davis... born June 29, 1994, in Houston, Texas... son of Kenny Davis and Paula Hannibal... has a younger brother, Sean... an exercise and sport sciences major at Texas Tech.


Perhaps the play of the year in college baseball during the regular season was Zach Davis stealing home in the bottom of the ninth inning against Texas to tie the game with two outs and two strikes on the batter.
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