Never played a down for the Tigers before signing a professional baseball contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers Organization on Aug. 16, 2010 ... Reported to camp in August of 2010 and went through two weeks of practice with the Tigers before signing the pro baseball contract ... Enrolled in summer school at LSU in June of 2010 and made a 4.0 while taking six hours ... Also went through LSU's off-season conditioning program.
Prototypical pro-style quarterback who has good accuracy and arm strength ... A member of the Rivals.com Top 250 and ESPNU 150 ... Also earned a four-star rating from Rivals.com and a SuperPrep All-American ... Named to the PrepStar Top 150 Dream Team ... Passed for 2,565 yards and 31 touchdowns with only six interceptions in his senior year ... Also rushed for nine touchdowns ... Named Class 4A Honorable Mention all-state in 2009 ... A first-team all-district 9-4A player in 2009 ... Threw for 2,935 yards and 33 touchdowns as a junior ... District 9-4A Offensive Player of the Year in 2008 ... Also a highly-touted baseball prospect with a fastball that reaches 93 mph ... Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the first round (28th overall pick) of the 2010 Major League Baseball Amateur Draft ... Coached by Bobby Reyes.
Full name is Zach Stephen Lee ... Born Sept. 13, 1991, in Plano, Texas ... Parents are Steve and Julie Lee ... Has one brother, Bake ... Majoring in biochemical engineering.