• Spent one postgraduate year at the Taft School in Watertown, Conn., playing for head coach Panos Voulgaris.
• Helped lead Taft to an undefeated season and the Class A New England Prep School championship in 2011.
• Previously played for head coach Greg Vaughan at St. Francis High School.
• Served as team captain during his senior season.
• Named All-State by the Detroit Free Press and Detroit News in 2010.
• Earned All-Lake Michigan Conference honors as a senior.
• Helped lead St. Francis to state championships in 2008 and 2009.
• Totaled 125 tackles during his high school career.
• Had 1,344 career rushing yards and 352 career receiving yards on offense, while scoring 25 touchdowns.
• Also a member of the varsity track and basketball teams.
• Member of National Honor Society.
• Son of Tim and Helen Zakrzewski.
• Has one brother (Matthew) and one sister (Krysta).
• Brother, Matt, is a sophomore fullback on the football team at Indiana.
• Has not yet declared a major.