Sophomore Season (2006-07)
Had a breakout season capped by earning Honorable Mention All-American honors .. became the first Blazer to qualify as an individual for the 2007 NCAA National Championships ... closed play at the NCAA Nationals with a fourth-place finish with a five-under par 275 (68-67-70-70) ... the fourth-place finish matched Graeme McDowell's 2002 NCAA result as the best-ever finish at an NCAA event in program history, while his 275 broke McDowell's 72-hole school record low mark of 279 also set during the 2002 campaign ... tied for eighth overall at the NCAA East Regional in Alpharetta, Ga. with a one-under par 215 (73-73-69) ... earned Second-Team All-Conference USA accolades ... captured first tournament medalist honor at the Barona Collegiate Cup with a career-low 13-under par 203 ... followed career-low 18-hole mark of 65 during opening round with two rounds of 69 during the event ... his opening-round 65 tied for the fourth-lowest 18-hole marks in school history, while his 54-hole mark of 203 during his championship run was the seventh-best tournament total in UAB lore ... recorded a second-place finish at the Seminole Intercollegiatewith a 54-hole mark of four-under par 212 ... finished second on team with an average of 72.97 per round ... recorded three top-10 finishes and eight top-25 finishes during campaign ... also carded 14 rounds of par or below.
Freshman Season (2005-06)
Competed in nine events throughout season, compiling a 76.19 per round average ... best finish of season came in the Blazers' last tournament, the Conference USA Championships, in which he closed play tied for ninth overall ... also recorded personal bests in the conference championship of best 54-hole score (213) and best finish ... shot an opening round 69 at the 2005 Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate ... recorded six rounds at or under par throughout season.
Considered to be one of the top junior golfers in Alabama ... rated among the top 75 prep players in the country by Golfweek Magazine ... won several Southeast Junior Tournaments ... runner up in the Southern Junior Championship in 2005 ... helped team to four straight Alabama High School State Championships from 2001-2004 ... also played basketball for St. Paul's.
Full name is Zach Sucher ... born Oct. 2, 1986 ... son of Randy & Joeanne Sucher ... major is communications ... has one brother and one sister.