Jack Ziltz Bio
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  02/04/2014

JUNIOR COLLEGE: Played one year at College of DuPage (Ill.), amassing 28 tackles, six tackles for loss and one sack … DuPage went 7-4 in 2013, advancing to the Carrier Dome Bowl in Syracuse, N.Y. ... signed with Akron after the 2011 season, when current UNM defensive coordinator Kevin Cosgrove was the Zips' defensive coordinator ... 

HIGH SCHOOL: Played three varsity seasons for coach Dave Mattio at Marion Catholic High School in Chicago Heights, Ill. ... finished with 16 tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss and 1.5 sacks at defensive tackle in 2011 … the Marion Catholic defense held opponents to 318.8 yards of offense per game … played offensive guard his first two seasons with the Spartans … Marion Catholic averaged 233.8 rushing yards per game in 2010, went 7-3 and advanced to the Illinois Class 7A playoffs … helped the offense average 203 rushing yards per game as a sophomore in 2009 … Marian went 7-4 and advanced to the second round of the 7A playoffs.