- HometownSan Carlos, CA
- Prev. SchoolJunipero Serra HS
Earned All-SCIAC in both the 400 Free and 800 Free Relays, which each set CLU records…anchored school record 400 FR at second SCIAC Championships to place third in 3:04.48…anchored 800 FR school record that placed second in 6:47.17…part of CLU record-setting 400 Medley Relay, swimming third leg for time of 3:28.33…three season-best times came at SCIAC Championships (Feb. 18-21) including 50 free (21.57), 100 free (46.40) and 100 butterfly (50.96)…other season-best times came at the Malibu Invitational (Oct. 17) in the 100 back (57.12) and 100 breast (1:15.10), at UC Santa Cruz (Dec. 6) in the 200 free (1:47.18) and 200 butterfly (2:00.98) and at Caltech (Dec. 12) in the 200 IM (2:04.53) and 1650 (17:43.22)… led off fastest 200 Free Relay (1:25.44) of season that came at SCIAC Championships.
2015 (Water Polo)
Played in five games for the Kingsmen…scored one goal with one assist, one steal, one block and one drawn ejection
Set two individual CLU records and was a member of all three record-breaking relays for the Kingsmen at the SCIAC Championships (Feb. 19-22)…set a school record after swimming the 100 back in a time of 53.61 to place eighth in the championship final…also set a school record in the 200 back with a time of 1:57.45 to place sixth overall…helped CLU to records in the 200 Free Relay (1:24.30), 400 Free Relay (3:05.65) and the 800 Free Relay (6:53.61) for which he earned All-SCIAC honors.
2014 (Water Polo)
Appeared in four games as a true freshman…finished with four goals, three assists, two steals and a drawn ejection…made his collegiate debut against Air Force Academy (Sept. 6)…handed out first assist for the Kingsmen in that game…first steal came against La Verne (Oct. 25)…scored all four goals against Caltech (Oct. 29) as he added two assists, a drawn ejection and a steal in the contest as well.
Junipero Serra High School
Graduated in 2014…played four years of water polo and swam four years for the Padres…earned First Team All-WCAL League honors in water polo…two-time All-League selection as a swimmer…once scored nine goals on 12 attempts in a game.
Full name: Zach Scott Zamechi…born February 24, 1996…parents are Sheri and John Zamechi…has a younger brother, Nathan…has a dog name Lucky…family resides in San Carlos, Calif…chose CLU because of all the friendly people and had a great connection…major is currently undeclared.
Movie(s): Star Wars
Music Artist(s): The Who
Sport (other than what you play): Baseball
Team(s): SF Giants
Athlete(s): Nathan Adrien
TV Show(s): Walking Dead
Super Hero: Green Lantern
Video Game(s): Red, Dead Redemption
Quote(s): “The more you dream the more you achieve.” –Michael Phelps
Hobbies/Special Talents: plays the tuba