Zach Hobby

Hometown: Oldsmar, FL

2006: #16 K 6-0, 205 lbs. So.

 

2005: #16 K 6-0, 205 lbs. Fr.

 

High School: Countryside 6-0, 205 lbs.

Played at Countryside High School for coach Bobby Johns....Delaware's first scholarship kicker to sign out of high school since Ryan Bleiler in 1998...connected on 77 of 80 extra points and 19 of 22 field goals over the last two seasons of his career...kicked eight field goals of 43 yards or longer with a career-long 49-yarder in the district championship game...named to coaches All-State team in 2004 and earned all-conference, all-county, and all-district honors in both 2003 and 2004...also earned all-county honors in soccer in 2004...team won district titles in both 2003 and 2004 and advanced to regional final in 2003...won the National Kicking Service competition in both kickoffs (71-yard average) and field goal kicking (50 and 55 yard kicks) at a camp in Westminster, MD last summer...brother, Chase, is a kicker for NCAA I-A Navy...father, Phil, played professional soccer...plans to major in accounting or business...son of Phil and Jacqui Hobby.


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