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Zack Helsel

Class: Freshman
Position: RHP
Height: 6-1
Weight: 195

Previous School: Altoona Area HS

Hometown: Altoona, Pa.


  • Graduate of Altoona Area High School
  • Named to the All-Altoona Mirror first team and a Central Penn League All-Star as a senior
  • Posted a 1.07 ERA over 23 2/3 innings pitched in 2015
  • 2015 Ron Fiocetta Scholarship Award winner
  • Pitched for USA Elite, allowing three runs throughout the entire summer of 2014



  • Son of Dorothy and Mark Helsel
  • His father played baseball at Mercer, while his brother, Christian, played baseball at Ole Miss and currently, plays at Penn State
  • Majoring in exercise science
  • Birthday is April 27