Christopher Zappia

#1 Christopher Zappia

POS. GK
YEAR R-Jr.
HT. 6-2
WT. 190
HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL) Raleigh, N.C. (Leesville Road HS)

2016: Started and played a full five games including the final three of the season...Finished the season with a 1.26 GAA and a Save Pct. of .781...Allowed just one goal and made seven saves in a double OT draw at #20 Kentucky...Allowed one goal to eventual ASUN Tournament Champions FGCU in a draw to clinch the #3 seed in the tournament... Posted a shutout against Stetson in the quarterfinals of the ASUN Tournament making 3 saves in a 3-0 win.

2015: Played in his first career game on the road against Mercer...Started in goal and played the full 90 minutes where he racked up six saves after facing 14 shots...Allowed one goal for an .857 save percentage.

2014: Redshirted.

High School:  Played for Paul Dinkenor at Leesville Road High School in Raleigh, North Carolina...Four-year letter winner...2013 All-State, All-Region and All-District selection...Captain and MVP of his squad in 2013...He is the North Carolina 4-A single-season saves record holder...2010 Cap 8 Regular Season Champions...Won State Cup in 2013...Helped his team reach the conference finals in the 2013-14 season...U-16 ASL Tournament Champions...U16-U17 Region III PLE League Champions, NCYSA Premiere League Champions, NC State Cup Champions...U18 Casl Showcase Champions...U18 Disney Showcase Champions.

Personal: Born on June 25, 1996 in Raleigh, North Carolina... Son of Andy and Kathy Zappia... Plans to major in Business and Finance... His mother played collegiate volleyball... Favorite professional athlete is Aaron Rodgers.