Zach  Linginfelter

25Zach Linginfelter


Sevierville, Tenn.

High School:
Sevier County HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 225



  • Threw 4.0 innings in relief vs. South Carolina on March 18, allowing three runs (two earned).
  • Drew his second career start vs. Cincinnati on March 11, tossing 4.0 hitless innings with three strikeouts.
  • Threw 3.0 innings in relief vs. Norfolk State, holding the Spartans to just one hit and matching his career-high with seven strikeouts.
  • Received his first-career starting nod on Feb. 22 at Loyola Marymount and went 4.0 innings, allowing two earned runs on three hits. He fired a career-high seven strikeouts in the outing.
  • Made his collegiate debut on Feb. 18 at Memphis, tossing 4.0 innings in relief while allowing two runs on three hits with three strikeouts.


  • Graduated from Sevier County High School in Tennessee.
  • Lettered all four years of high school in baseball, leading the team to two district titles, one regional title and one substate championship.
  • As a senior at Sevier County, he went 7-2 with a 1.70 ERA and fired 113 strikeouts. He also led the team with a .434 batting average, nine home runs and 48 RBI.
  • Threw a no-hitter in 2016.
  • Named 2016 Gatorade Player of the Year for the state of Tennessee.
  • Earned NABF All-American accolades in 2016.
  • Tabbed a Perfect Game Preseason First Team All-American in 2016.
  • Named an Under Armour All-American in 2015.
  • Drafted by the New York Yankees in the 16th Round of the 2016 First-Year Player Draft.
  • Ranked as the No. 1 right-handed pitcher and 2nd overall player in the state of Tennessee. He was also tabbed the 19th RHP and 60th overall player in the USA by Perfect Game in 2016.


  • Full name is Zachary Thomas Linginfelter
  • Born April 10, 1997 in Knoxville, Tenn.
  • Son of Tony and Marisa Linginfelter
  • Majoring in Education
  • Recipient of the BB&T Athletic Scholarship Endowment


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