Zack Chase  
Zack Chase

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Woodinville, Wash.

High School:
Woodinville HS

Birthdate:
08/26/1992

Experience:
4 Letters

Club:
Cascade Elite Gymastics


Photo Gallery

2014 • Senior Season: Nissen-Emery Award finalist • All-Big Ten Second Team honoree • Academic All-Big Ten honoree • received Gophers' Outstanding Career Award • finished ninth in the nation on vault (14.775) as one of four Gophers to advance to the event finals on the final day of the NCAA championships (4/12) • competed on still rings (14.450) and vault (15.150) on the second day of the NCAA championships (4/11) • tied for third on still rings (15.000), took eight on vault (15.000) and tied for 17th on floor (14.450) at the NCAA Qualifier (4/10) • finished third on vault (15.100) in the Big Ten event finals (3/29) • led the Gophers in a tie for ninth on floor (14.900) and also competed on rings (14.650) and vault (15.250) at the Big Ten team finals, advancing on vault after tying for third on day one (3/28) • competed in nine meets in three events • scored team's highest score at the Alumni Meet, earning a 15.100 on vault (1/11) • scored 15.200 as vault champion against Oklahoma (1/25) • set then-career highs on still rings (15.100) and floor exercise (15.100) and earned Louis J. Cooke Award at Illinois/Nebraska (2/1) • scored 14.850 as vault champion at Air Force meet (2/8) • scored season-best 15.300 as vault champion at Penn State (3/1) • shared Louis J. Cooke Award at Iowa/Brockport meet with fellow seniors (3/8) • set career-high score on still rings with 15.200 at Nebraska (3/15) • earned fourth varsity letter.

2013 • Junior season: Competed in four meets and also competed as an individual in the Winter Cup before suffering a season-ending injury in warmups at UIC (2/24) • scored season high on vault with a 15.300 at home against Air Force • recorded a career high on still rings with a 15.000 at home against Nebraska/UIC • earned third varsity letter.

2012 • Sophomore Season: Saw action in 10 competitions, including the Big Ten and NCAA Championships • scored a career high of 14.800 on floor against Iowa/Nebraska • had best outing on rings at Nebraska, earning a season-high score of 14.700 • twice posted a career-best and team-leading score 15.300 on vault against Oklahoma/Ohio State and at the Big Ten Championships • earned second team All-Big Ten honors • named Academic All-Big Ten honoree • earned second varsity letter.

2011 • Freshman Season: Big Ten Champion on vault • All-Big Ten First Team honoree • named CGA Second Team All-American Scholar-Athlete • competed in 11 of 12 meets • named Big Ten Freshman of the Week twice • scored career-high 15.100 on the floor exercise against Brockport • scored season-best 14.900 on the still rings against Illinois/Nebraska • scored career-high 16.400 on the vault twice • earned his first varsity letter.

High School/Club: A graduate of Woodinville High School (Woodinville, Wash.) • 2009 and 2010 region 2 champion • vault champion at in 16-18 year-old division at 2009 Visa Championships • finished third in vault at 2010 Junior Olympic Nationals.

Personal: Born August 26, 1992 • son of Charlie and Debbie Chase • brother of Cassie Chase • Sports Management major • Washington state honors student while in high school.

Zack Chase's Career Highs (2014 Final)
Event Floor Exercise Pommel Horse Still Rings Vault Parallel Bars High Bar
Career Highs 15.100 --- 15.200 16.400 --- ---