Q and A with 2013 Pitt Commit: TJ Zeuch (Mason HS)



TJ Zeuch, RHP, Mason HS, Class of 2013

PBR: Why did you choose Pitt?

Zeuch: Because I loved everything there when I visited, the coaches, the facilities and the campus

PBR: What other schools were you considering?

Zeuch: Michigan State, Kent State, UC, Xavier, Notre Dame, and Boston College

PBR: Where did the Pitt coaches first see you?

Zeuch: At the East Coast Pro showcase in Dayton, OH

PBR:  You recently attended PBR’s Top Prospect Showcase.  How did that help you in the recruiting process?

Zeuch: It helped because there were a ton of scouts there and PBR helped get my name out there.

PBR: You have made your commitment very early.  Why did you chose to make your decision so soon and are you finished with the recruiting process?

Zeuch:  I made my decision this early because Pitt felt like a perfect fit for me and yes I'm finished with the recruiting process

PBR: What role do the coaches expect you to play your first year on campus?

Zeuch: Definite weekend if not Friday starter

PBR:  What team do you play for in the summer?

Zeuch: Cincy Flames

PBR: Who has had the biggest impact on you as a baseball player?

Zeuch: My dad

PBR: What were your stats this spring season at Mason?

Zeuch: 5-1 with 53 k's in 39 innings and a 2.15 ERA

PBR: Who is the toughest hitter that you have faced in Ohio?

Zeuch: Kyle Schwarber