|17 Casey Zachry
Saw limited action as a redshirt freshman in 2005...made 14 appearances on the season as a middle reliever...totaled an 8.15 ERA while logging 17 2/3 innings on the hill...allowed 16 earned runs on 24 hits...had a positive walk-to-strikeout ratio as he walked just 13 and struckout 20...10 of his 16 total earned runs on the season came in a 3 2/3 inning appearance at Missouri on April 1 but he rebounded from that game to only allow two more runs in his final five outings of the season...IN THE BIG 12
...finished the conference season with a 15.63 ERA...logged 6 1/3 innings and allowed 11 earned runs on 13 hits.
Played varsity baseball and football at Class 5A Midland High School in Midland, Texas...played under baseball coach Barry Russell...helped guide the Bulldogs to the Class 5A state championship in 2001 while going to the regional finals in 2002 and 2003...earned all-district honors all four years and all-state accolades as a senior...tallied a combined record of 30-4 on the mound as a right-handed pitcher...as a football player he helped pace Midland High to the state championship game in 2003...was an all-district pick two years and an all-state selection his junior and senior seasons...received the Most Outstanding Athlete Award at Midland High his senior year.
Born on August 23, 1985 in Midland, Texas to parents Jimmy and Lisa Zachry...father Zachry was an All-American third baseman at Texas Tech and now owns Zachry Operating...mother Lisa is a homemaker...has a younger sister named Robyn (15)...enjoys hunting and wakeboarding...majoring in mechanical engineering...hopes to win a Big 12 title and go to Omaha.