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- Zach Sims
Zach Sims

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Homewood, Ala.

High School:
Homewood HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 290

Position:
Offensive Line

Birthdate:
09/12/1994

Experience:
RS



After a redshirt year in 2013, Sims is expected to compete for playing time this season.

2013: Did not see any action and was redshirted ... member of Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

High School: Local product from nearby Homewood High School ... was a Class 5A honorable mention all-state selection by the Alabama Sports Writers Association (ASWA) ... also was tabbed to The Birmingham News All-Hoover/South Team as a senior and was a member of 2012 Birmingham News All-Metro Preseason Team for 2012 ... the anchor of the Homewood offensive line, Sims graded out at 96 percent for his senior season and did not yield a sack ... participated in the Alabama/Mississippi All-Star Game at Montgomery in December (one of only six Birmingham area players in the game)... named a captain for his team following senior season and also was tabbed Homewood's "Best Offensive Lineman" ... as a junior, he was a honorable mention selection to Birmingham News All-Hoover/South Team ... also was an outstanding prep wrestler, qualifying for Class 5A State Tournament as a freshman and junior ... was Alabama Class 5A sub-state heavyweight champion his senior year.

Personal: Sept. 12, 1994 at Birmingham, Ala. ... son of Andrea and Scott Sims ... major is undecided.