• Played for head coach D.J. Dota at Warren G. Harding High School.
• Named All-Trumbull County as a senior.
• Selected honorable mention All-Northeast Ohio in 2009.
• Also lettered in track, twice earning All-State honors.
• During his junior year, placed fourth in the state in the 200-meter dash, and fifth in the 100-meter dash.
• Member of National Honor Society.
• Son of Edward and Ruth Zitnik.
• Has not yet declared a major.