97 Zach VanValkenburg
97 Zach VanValkenburg
Height: 6-4
Weight: 263
Year: RS-Fr.
Hometown: Hudsonville, Mich.
High School: Zeeland West
Position: DL
gp 7
tk 22.0
sac 2
int -
ffum 1

2016: Exciting prospect on the defensive line who made a major impact before seeing his season end due to injury Oct. 15…Made 15 total tackles, with a high of seven against Wayne State Oct. 1…Named the team’s Defensive Scout Team Player of the Week on Sept. 5…Named the team’s Big Stick Award winner on Oct. 3.

High School: A defensive lineman that helped Zeeland West High School to two State Championships, and three Conference titles…He earned All-Conference and All-State honors and was named the Holland Sentinel Defensive Player of the Year and a member of the Detroit Free Press Dream Team in 2015…He also wrestled for Zeeland West, earning All-State honors…He was named and AP Scholar…Born February 17, 1998…Parents are Dale and Becky VanValkenburg.

Recent Games
Sep 9 Michigan Tech W, 31-27
Sep 16 McKendree L, 24-21
Sep 23 at Indianapolis L, 45-38
Sep 30 Ky. Wesleyan W, 56-0
Oct 7 at Ohio Dominican L, 41-27
Oct 14 Findlay L, 31-13
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 16 7
Assists 6 3
Tackles 22.0 10.0
Tackles per game 3.1 3.3
Sacks 2 1
Sack yards 2 2
Interceptions - -
Returned for touchdown - -
Fumble recoveries - -
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 2 at Mercyhurst W, 19-11 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Michigan Tech W, 31-27 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 McKendree L, 24-21 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Indianapolis L, 45-38 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Ky. Wesleyan W, 56-0 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Ohio Dominican L, 41-27 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Findlay L, 31-13 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Walsh   - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Alderson Broaddus   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Malone   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Lake Erie   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 2 at Mercyhurst W, 19-11 - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Michigan Tech W, 31-27 - - - - - - -
Sep 16 McKendree L, 24-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Indianapolis L, 45-38 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Ky. Wesleyan W, 56-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Ohio Dominican L, 41-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Findlay L, 31-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Walsh   - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Alderson Broaddus   - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Malone   - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Lake Erie   - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 2 at Mercyhurst W, 19-11 - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Michigan Tech W, 31-27 - - - - - - -
Sep 16 McKendree L, 24-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Indianapolis L, 45-38 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Ky. Wesleyan W, 56-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Ohio Dominican L, 41-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Findlay L, 31-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Walsh   - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Alderson Broaddus   - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Malone   - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Lake Erie   - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 2 at Mercyhurst W, 19-11 - - - - - 0
Sep 9 Michigan Tech W, 31-27 - - - - - 0
Sep 16 McKendree L, 24-21 - - - - - 0
Sep 23 at Indianapolis L, 45-38 - - - - - 0
Sep 30 Ky. Wesleyan W, 56-0 - - - - - 0
Oct 7 at Ohio Dominican L, 41-27 - - - - - 0
Oct 14 Findlay L, 31-13 - - - - - 0
Oct 21 Walsh   - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Alderson Broaddus   - - - - - -
Nov 4 Malone   - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Lake Erie   - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 2 at Mercyhurst W, 19-11 - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Michigan Tech W, 31-27 - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 McKendree L, 24-21 - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Indianapolis L, 45-38 - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Ky. Wesleyan W, 56-0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Ohio Dominican L, 41-27 - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Findlay L, 31-13 - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Walsh   - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Alderson Broaddus   - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Malone   - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Lake Erie   - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 2 at Mercyhurst W, 19-11 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Michigan Tech W, 31-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 McKendree L, 24-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Indianapolis L, 45-38 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Ky. Wesleyan W, 56-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Ohio Dominican L, 41-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Findlay L, 31-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Walsh   - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Alderson Broaddus   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Malone   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Lake Erie   - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 2 at Mercyhurst W, 19-11 1 - - - - 0
Sep 9 Michigan Tech W, 31-27 1 - - - - 0
Sep 16 McKendree L, 24-21 1 - - - - 0
Sep 23 at Indianapolis L, 45-38 1 - - - - 0
Sep 30 Ky. Wesleyan W, 56-0 1 - - - - 0
Oct 7 at Ohio Dominican L, 41-27 1 - - - - 0
Oct 14 Findlay L, 31-13 1 - - - - 0
Oct 21 Walsh   - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Alderson Broaddus   - - - - - -
Nov 4 Malone   - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Lake Erie   - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 2 at Mercyhurst W, 19-11 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 9 Michigan Tech W, 31-27 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 16 McKendree L, 24-21 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 23 at Indianapolis L, 45-38 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 30 Ky. Wesleyan W, 56-0 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 7 at Ohio Dominican L, 41-27 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 14 Findlay L, 31-13 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 21 Walsh   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Alderson Broaddus   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Malone   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Lake Erie   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 2 at Mercyhurst W, 19-11 3 0 3.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - 1 -
Sep 9 Michigan Tech W, 31-27 3 0 3.0 1 0 0 - 1 - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 McKendree L, 24-21 2 3 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at Indianapolis L, 45-38 1 0 1.0 - - 1 2 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Ky. Wesleyan W, 56-0 1 2 3.0 1 2 1 2 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Ohio Dominican L, 41-27 3 0 3.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Findlay L, 31-13 3 1 4.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Walsh   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Alderson Broaddus   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Malone   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Lake Erie   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 7 - - - - - - - -
Conference 3 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - -
Away 3 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - - -
-
September 5 - - - - - - - -
October 2 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 7 - - - - - - -
Conference 3 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - - - - - -
Away 3 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - -
-
September 5 - - - - - - -
October 2 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 7 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 3 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - 0
Away 3 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 4 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 5 - - - - - - - 0
October 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 7 - - - - - - - -
Conference 3 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - -
Away 3 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - - -
-
September 5 - - - - - - - -
October 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 7 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 3 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 4 - - - - 0 .0
Away 3 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 3 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 4 - - - - 0 .0
-
September 5 - - - - 0 .0
October 2 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 7 16 6 22.0 3.1 2 2 2 4 1 - - - - - 1
Conference 3 7 3 10.0 3.3 1 2 1 2 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 9 6 15.0 3.8 2 2 1 2 1 - - - - - -
Away 3 7 0 7.0 2.3 - - 1 2 - - - - - - 1
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 7 2 9.0 3.0 2 2 1 2 1 - - - - - 1
Losses 4 9 4 13.0 3.3 - - 1 2 - - - - - - -
-
September 5 10 5 15.0 3.0 2 2 2 4 1 - - - - - 1
October 2 6 1 7.0 3.5 - - 0 - - - - - - - -