Knight in the Spotlight
Zach VanDeman
Zach VanDeman
August 19, 2013
Junior Year (2012-13)
Was a member of the 2012 MSFA Tri-Champions and the 2012 NAIA National Championship team...Earned All-MSFA Second-Team honors...Started at both right guard and right tackle throughout the season...Started every game for the Knights.
Sophomore Year (2011-12)
Was a member of the 2011 MSFA Mideast League champions ... Saw action on the offensive line.
Freshman Year (2010-11)
Appeared in two games for the NAIA FCS quarterfinalists.
High School
Was an academic all-conference pick in football and a mid-state scholar-athlete in wrestling … Earned academic all-state first team honors and was also named academic all-state in wrestling … Was a member of a sectional championship team … Was named IFCA all-state first team and was named a North/South All-Star … Was a two-time conference and sectional champion in wrestling … Earned a spot in the semi-states on two occasions … Was a three-year letter winner in track and field.
A science major born August 11, 1991, to parents Mark and Susan … Has eight brothers … Brother Jacob was a defensive lineman at Marian University who graduated in 2012.