Zack Chase  
Zack Chase

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Woodinville, Wash.

High School:
Woodinville HS

Birthdate:
08/26/1992

Experience:
3 Letters

Club:
Cascade Elite Gymastics


04/13/2014

Mannon Wins NCAA Pommel Horse Title

Gopher junior Ellis Mannon scored a 15.425 in the NCAA event finals Saturday night

04/11/2014

Four Gophers to Compete for NCAA Crowns

Chase, Frey, Jaciuk and Mannon will represent Minnesota on Saturday

04/10/2014

Seven Gophers Advance at NCAAs

Minnesota finished fourth in the second session of the national qualifier

04/09/2014

Chase, Fortunato Honored at NCAA Banquet

Two Gopher seniors were recognized at the pre-NCAA championships banquet

04/08/2014

No. 7 Gophers Head to National Championships

Minnesota competes at 6 p.m. CT Thursday in the national qualifier

01/21/2012

Minnesota-UIC Highlights

The Golden Gophers topped Illinois-Chicago in their home opener.

01/19/2012

G:60 - Zack Chase

Golden Gopher gymnast Zack Chase is featured in this G:60 installment.

04/12/2014

NCAA Men's Gymnastics

NCAA Men's Gymnastics photos by USA TODAY Sports

02/02/2013

Men Gymnastics hosts Nebraska and UIC

Gophers win

Photo Gallery

2014 • Senior Season: Nissen-Emery Award finalist • All-Big Ten Second Team honoree • Academic All-Big Ten honoree • 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 seven regular-season 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 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).

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) • tied his career high on vault with a 15.300 at home against Air Force • recorded a career high on still rings with a 15.000 in a home meet against Nebraska/UIC.

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.

2011 • Freshman Season: Competed in 11 of 12 meets • Big Ten Champion in vault • 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 (as of April 17, 2014)
Event Floor Exercise Pommel Horse Still Rings Vault Parallel Bars High Bar
Career Highs 15.100 --- 15.200 16.400 --- ---