Date of Birth: 10/10/1991
Height: 6' 1" Weight: 180 lbs
College Experience: Nova Southeastern University
Resides: Weston, Florida
Zac Westcott begins his second season with the ThunderBolts in 2017. It is his third as a pro. He signed with the club on July 7, 2016 and posted a 1.36 ERA down the stretch. He started two games late in the year, allowing three runs in 12.2 innings. Westcott began his professional career in 2015, pitching for the Lincoln Saltdogs of the American Association and appeared in 22 games out of the bullpen in his rookie year. He split the first half of 2016 between Lincoln and the St. Paul Saints, compiling a 7.20 ERA in 20 innings, before joining the ThunderBolts. Zac attended Nova Southeastern University and pitched there for four years. Primarily a starter in his first three years, he went 9-2 with a 2.27 ERA as a sophomore. After transitioning to the bullpen his senior year, he went 4-0 with a 2.30 ERA and 59 strikeouts in 43 innings. He finished his collegiate career with a 16-6 record and 3.04 ERA. He attended Cypress Bay High School in Weston, Florida.