#22 Zack Yancey
HOMETOWN Opelika, Ala.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL Opelika HS
2019 (Junior): Named to the SoCon Honor Roll Appeared in all 12 games with 11 starts on the season Finished with a career-high 69 tackles, including a personal best 36 solo tackles Capped off the season with 5.5 tackles for loss, one forced fumble and five quarterback hurries Finished with a career-high 10 tackles at Samford on Oct. 26, while also forcing his third career fumble Tallied two tackles for loss in the Bucs 20-14 win over Austin Peay (Sept. 21).
2018 (Sophomore): Appeared in all 12 games with two starts against Gardner-Webb (Oct. 6) and Samford (Nov. 17) Tallied a then career-best 51 tackles, including 32 solo Finished with 10.5 tackles for loss, two sacks, two forced fumbles, four quarterback hurries and one pass breakup Finished with a career-high eight tackles vs. Samford, including five solo tackles and one sack Forced fumbles against Furman (Sept. 22) and Gardner-Webb Collected a career-high six solo tackles against Chattanooga (Sept. 29).
2017 (Freshman): Named to the SoCon Honor Roll Played in all 11 games during his rookie season for the Bucs Recorded 20 tackles, three tackles for loss, three sacks, two quarterback hurries and one blocked kick on the season Made collegiate debut in the season-opening win over Limestone on Sept. 2, while posting his first collegiate tackle the following week at No. 1 James Madison Finished with a season-high four tackles at Furman (Sept. 30) Recorded sacks against Western Carolina, VMI and Chattanooga Finished with three tackles, 1.5 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks, one quarterback hurry and a blocked kick in the win over VMI on Nov. 4.
High School: Two-sport athlete at Opelika High School, lettering in football and track & field Opelika-Auburn News 2016 Defensive Player of the Year Two-time all-state and all-area selection Registered 317 career tackles with 11 sacks Totaled 167 tackles, seven sacks, one interception and one forced fumble in 2016 Broke the 6A state championship record for total tackles (18) in a single game.
Personal: Son of Billy Yancey and Akemi Alexander Born Nov. 7, 1997 Plans to major in physical education/exercise science Brother Geremy Henderson played football at Tennessee State.
Campbell #22 not assigned for this year.