Zach Kline
Zach Kline

Player Profile
RS Freshman

Danville, CA

High School:
San Ramon Valley HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 210





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2013 Spring Football First Practice

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2012: Tabbed as the nation's No. 4 incoming freshman quarterback by Athlon, Lindy's and Phil Steele ... listed as Cal's top newcomer according to Athlon, Lindy's and USA Today, while Athlon has him as the No. 9 overall recruit in the conference and Lindy's places him at No. 13 ... the nation's No. 39 overall recruit by Athlon and the No. 44 national incoming freshman according to Lindy's ... graduated from high school early, enrolled for the 2012 spring semester at Cal and participated with the team during its 2012 spring practices ... completed 3-of-5 passes for 54 yards in the spring game, including a 40-yard touchdown pass to Spencer Hagan and a subsequent successful two-point conversion pass to Jackson Bouza in the fourth quarter for what proved to be the winning points.

SAN RAMON VALLEY HS: A SuperPrep All-American in a 2011 senior season in which he completed 230-of-341 passes for 3,630 yards and a school-record-tying 36 TDs with only seven interceptions ... had a school-record 67.4 completion percentage as a senior while his yardage total was second all-time at his school ... ranked fourth in California and 18th nationally in passing ... threw for at least one touchdown in 13 of 14 games and passed for at least 200 yards on 12 occasions as a senior, including a career-high 337 yards vs. California in a game in which he also equaled a career best with five touchdown passes to earn MaxPreps Player of the Week honors ... added 210 yards and eight scores on the ground during his senior campaign ... played in the Under Armour All-America Game following his 2011 season and completed 5-of-10 passes for 92 yards, including a 32-yard TD pass that rated No. 3 on ESPN's Top 10 Plays of the Day ... also collected a series of other top honors as a senior including Gatorade California Football Player of the Year, first-team All-State (ESPN High School California, MaxPreps), East Bay Offensive Player of the Year (Bay Area News Group), first-team All-Metro (San Francisco Chronicle) and first-team All-East Bay Athletic League ... senior team posted a 10-4 record and reached North Coast Section title game before falling to eventual California Open Division Bowl champ De La Salle ... also a first-team All-EBAL selection as a 2010 junior when he completed 164-of-278 (59.0%) passes for 1,978 yards and 10 touchdowns ... the nation's No. 2 pro-style quarterback recruit according to Rivals and 247Sports, while ESPN and Scout had him as the No. 4 overall quarterback recruit and MaxPreps listed him as the No. 6 pro-style quarterback recruit ... a four-star recruit of ESPN, MaxPreps, Rivals, Scout and 247Sports ... also among the nation's best recruits overall listed by 247Sports (No. 38), Rivals (No. 44), ESPN (No. 58), Scout (No. 123) and MaxPreps (No. 139) ... ranked as high as No. 5 overall by 247Sports among all recruits from California, while ESPN had him at No. 7 and Rivals at No. 10 ... ESPN said "Kline is a very efficient, polished and fundamentally sound quarterback prospect that has some swagger to his game. He is accurate, athletic and plays with poise and nice awareness in the pocket."

PERSONAL: Full name is Zachary Scott Kline ... born October 13, 1993 ... parents are Scott and Lisa Kline ... major is undeclared.

LAST UPDATED: July 26, 2012