Zak Herbstreit


Player profile

  • Height 6-2
  • Weight 235
  • Hometown Nashville, Tenn.
  • Last School Montgomery Bell Academy
  • Year Freshman

Follow on Social Media
Twitter: @ZHerbstreit
Instagram: @zak_herbstreit

Ohio State Overview
• Zak joined the Ohio State program in June 2021 as a preferred walk-on
• He also enrolled in classes at Ohio State in June

More on Zak
• Zak played tight end for Montgomery Bell Academy and had four career touchdown receptions
• Named first-team all-region as a senior
• Montgomery Bell finished the 2020 season ranked No. 13 in the state of Tennessee
• Also played on Montogermy Bell’s state championship-winning lacrosse team
• Has three brothers; twin older brothers Tye and Jake, and a younger brother, Chase
• The twins have been members of the Clemson football team for the past two seasons, with Tye currently in his third year as a slot receiver
• Jake has since transferred to Ohio State and will be a junior this fall but will not be playing football
• Parents are Allison and Kirk Herbstreit
• A third generation Buckeye
• His father and grandfather, Jim, were each Ohio State football captains and his mother was an Ohio State cheerleader
• Father is the leading college football announcer and analyst for ESPN and its family of networks