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Zach Palmer
Zach  Palmer


Oshawa, Ontario (Canada)

High School:
The Hill Academy

Height / Weight:
5-7 / 173



JHU Men's Lacrosse Weekend Primer: Alumni Game and IL All-Access

Annual Alumni Game Set for 7:30 pm on Saturday, October 5


2013 Johns Hopkins Men's Lacrosse Season-Ending Notebook

Blue Jays Post 9-5 Record, Produce Schmeisser Award Winner and Five All-Americans


Johns Hopkins-Army Men's Lacrosse Notes

Blue Jays, Black Knights Close Regular Season Friday Night at Michie Stadium


Johns Hopkins-Navy Men's Lacrosse Notes

Blue Jays Host Midshipmen in Key Late-Season Game


Hopkins Takes Top-Ranked Maryland, 7-4, in Lacrosse's Greatest Rivalry

Blue Jays Earn Key Road Win

2012: Led the team in points (53) and assists (26) and finished second in goals (27) - all three totals are career highs • First JHU player since Paul Rabil in 2007 with 25 goals and 25 assists in one season - just the eighth JHU player to do it since 1980 (the eight have combined to do it 13 times) • Totaled at least one point in 15 of 16 games and had 11 multi-point games and seven multi-goal games to his credit • Led JHU offensively in win over Towson with three goals and three assists - it was his fourth career hat trick • Tallied an assist vs. Delaware and came back with a two-goal, two-assist effort vs. Siena • Punched up one goal and three assists in 10-8 win at Princeton and one goal and one assist vs. Manhattan • Notched fifth career hat trick, a career-high-tying five assists and eight points in 12-5 win over UMBC and scored once in 11-7 win over sixth-ranked Syracuse • Tallied one assist and a jaw-dropping one-handed goal from the side of the net to fuel the 11-10 win at #1 Virginia ... goal was #7 in ESPN SportCenter's Top 10 Plays for Saturday, March 24 • Scored once and added an assist against 11th-ranked North Carolina and came back with two goals and two assists in win over Albany • Scored once in loss at Navy • Scored two goals and added two assists, including one on Rob Guida's game-winning goal in overtime, to lift JHU to a 10-9 win at top-ranked Loyola • Posted a career-high five goals and added two assists for seven points in 13-6 win over Army - had a hand in JHU's final five goals and six of nine during a game-ending 9-2 run • Behind-the-back goal vs. Army in the third quarter was the #2 ESPN SportsCenter Play of the Weekend • Made it back-to-back games with 6+ points with a three-goal, three-assist effort in 19-9 win over Stony Brook in first round of the NCAA Tournament • Closed season with one goal against Maryland in the NCAA Quarterfinals.

2011: Finished second on the team in scoring with 22 goals and 25 assists for 47 points • Ended the season with a career-best 12-game point-scoring streak • Registered at least one point in 15 of 16 games and had eight games with 3+ points • Matched then career high for points in a game with a five-point effort vs. Towson in the season opener (2g, 3a) - three assists were a then career high • Punched up a career-best four goals and seven points in the 18-5 win at Delaware - Had a hand in five of JHU's eight goals in the third quarter against UD • Added two goals in the win against Siena, totaled one goal and two assists vs. Manhattan and flipped that with two goals and one assist against UMBC • Scored two of JHU's four goals in a 5-4 double overtime loss at top-ranked Syracuse and came back with a career-high-tying three assists against Virginia • Totaled one goal and one assist in the 10-9 win over North Carolina and came back with two assists in the win over Albany • Scored two goals and added an assist in the 12-11 overtime win at fourth-ranked Maryland - earned a spot in ESPN's top 10 plays of the weekend with an amazing behind-the-back goal midway through the fourth quarter that tied the game at 9-9 after JHU had trailed 8-3 in the third quarter • Scored one goal and a career-high five assists vs. Navy - had a hand in four of JHU's 10 first-half goals as the Blue Jays sprinted to a 10-0 halftime lead • Scored JHU's first goal in win vs. Loyola and added three goals and two assists in the 15-10 win at Army - had a hand in five of JHU's 11 goals during an 11-2 run that turned a 2-1 lead into a 13-3 advantage • Totaled one goal and one assist in 12-5 win over Hofstra in first round of NCAA Tournament and added an assist vs. Denver in the NCAA Quarterfinals.

2010: Played in all 15 games with eight starts at midfield and attack • Finished fifth on the team in scoring with 10 goals and five assists • Top scorer among all JHU freshmen • Started on the first midfield in season-opener vs. Manhattan and had one goal • Registered the first multi-goal game of his career with two goals in the win against Delaware • Tallied a highlight-reel behind-the-back goal from the slot late in the fourth quarter against Princeton • Enjoyed the finest game of his young career against UMBC with three goals and two assists - all three goals came during a 6-1 game-ending run • Totaled one goal and one assist against Syracuse - both points came during a 6-1 JHU run that sliced an 8-1 deficit to 9-7 • Added an assist against UNC and scored twice in the win against Albany • First freshman midfielder to start a season-opener at JHU since Mark Bryan in 2006.

At The Hill Academy: Two-time Athlete of the Year selection and a team captain as a senior • Guided team to a 50-2 record over final two years, including a 27-1 mark as a senior.

Personal: Zachary W. Palmer • The son of Dave and Ainslie Palmer • Born January 3, 1991 • Psychology major with a minor in business entrepreneurship.