Jackets open Spring Practice this afternoon
All-ACC voting conducted by the league's 14 head coaches
Postgame notes from the Yellow Jackets' road win at Pitt
The Yellow Jackets look to bounce back against North Carolina.
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Georgia Tech football B-back Zach Laskey sat down with Wes Durham to discuss the upcoming Virginia game and more.
ACC Championship on December 6, 2014.
NCAA Football: Duke at Georgia Tech (USATSI)
Photos by Steve Jensen
Georgia Tech vs. Virginia - UTSI
Georgia Tech vs. Syracuse - UTSI
2014 ALL-ACC, SECOND TEAM (Phil Steele, ACSMA, coaches)
2013 (Junior): Saw action in all 13 games ... Rushed 84 times for 485 yards (5.8 yards per carry) ... Had three receptions for 54 yards ... Recorded eight touchdowns, seven via rushing, one by receiving ... Carried three times for 51 yards and one touchdown in season opener vs. Elon (Aug. 31) ... Rushed 13 times for 75 yards and career-high three touchdowns vs. Syracuse (Oct. 19) ... Erupted for 133 yards rushing and two touchdowns on 16 carries and had 24-yard reception at Virginia (Oct. 26) ... Rushed eight times for 33 yards and had 11-yard reception vs. Pittsburgh (Nov. 2).
2012 (Sophomore): Played in all 14 games and started six times ... Made four starts in September ... Led team in rushing yards per game (49.8) ... Rushed 133 times for team-best 697 yards ... Averaged 5.2 yards per carry and had just one rushing attempt for negative yardage ... Had six receptions for 122 yards (20.3 yards per catch) and two touchdowns ... Had 819 all-purpose yards ... Had seven offensive plays of 20-plus yards, including two longer than 50 yards ... In just second game at B-back, rushed 12 times for 116 yards and touchdown vs. Presbyterian (Sept. 8) ... Had 70-yard TD reception and rushed for 43 yards vs. Virginia (Sept. 15) ... Erupted for 101 yards on 17 carries and had 11-yard reception in win over Boston College (Oct. 20) ... Rushed then-career-high 18 times for 72 yards and had two receptions for 40 yards and TD vs. Duke (Nov. 17) ... Had six carries for 60 yards in win over USC in Hyundai Sun Bowl (Dec. 31).
2011 (True Freshman): Played in eight games ... Was Georgia Tech's primary punt returner as true freshman during first two months of season ... Had team-high 11 punt returns for 94 yards (8.5 yards per attempt) ... Had long return of 28 yards ... Recorded eight tackles on defense and special teams ... Had two punt returns totalling 31 yards in first college game vs. Western Carolina (Sept. 1) ... Had career-high four punt returns vs. Kansas (Sept. 17) for 27 yards ... Did not play in final four games of season ... Recorded two tackles in season opener vs. Western Carolina (Sept. 1) ... Had three tackles in key ACC win vs. North Carolina (Sept. 24).
High School: Starr's Mill HS ... Earned three varsity letters as running back, linebacker and safety ... Served one year as team captain ... Played for coach Chad Phillips ... Helped lead team to regional title and state runner-up in 2010 ... First-team all-state, all-region and all-county as senior ... 4A state player of the year ... Ranked No. 12 fullback prospect nationally by Scout ... Ranked 39th-best prospect in state by Atlanta Journal-Constitution ... Rushed for 1,515 yards and 22 touchdowns as senior ... Set 11 school records in 2010 ... Also earned two letters in basketball and four in track.
Personal: Full name is Zachary James Laskey ... Parents are John and Tricia ... Has three siblings - Ryan, Tyler and Leah ... Born July 8, 1992, in Pittsburgh, Pa. ... Enjoys fishing and bowling ... Began playing football at age 7 ... Majoring in history, technology & society.