53 Zach Olszewski
53 - Zach Olszewski
Height: 6-0
Weight: 238
Year: R-Sr.
Hometown: Pickerington, Ohio
High School: Pickerington North
Position: LB

2015: Ranked as one of the top inside linebackers in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, and earned All-GLIAC honorable mention honors...Finished second on the team in total tackles (82) and first in assists (48) in starting all 11 games...Was second on the Eagles in tackles for loss (10), and added two sacks, one interception and a fumble recovery.

2014: Played in seven games and started five while fighting injuries...Made 34 total tackles (19 solo) and added 1 1/2 tackles for loss and a fumble recovery...Racked up 15 total tackles (10 solo) and a half-tackle for loss in Week 2 at home against Walsh.

2013: Stepped into a starting role as a redshirt freshman, starting nine of 10 games at linebacker...Finished fourth on the defense in total tackles (68 - 24 unassisted, 44 assists)...Also recorded four tackles for loss, a sack, an interception, a team-high two fumble recoveries and two forced fumbles...His two top tackle games came at the end of the season - 10 total at Findlay (Nov. 2) and 11 total at home vs. Tiffin (Nov. 9).

2012: Redshirted.

High School: Was a two-time second-team all-league selection...Was a two-time special mention Columbus Dispatch all-metro team pick...Named special mention all-district twice...Played on a team that went 8-2 and went to the state playoffs for the first time in school history...Has school records for most passing touchdowns in a game, most passing passing touchdowns in a season, most career touchdown passes and most career passing yards...Also holds the school mark for the longest touchdown pass...Lettered three times in football.

Personal: Son of Jeff and Michele Olszewski.