University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
Pitt-Johnstown Seal

Zak Newton - 197 lbs.


Red-Shirt Freshman

197 lbs.

Cresson, Pa. / Penn Cambria High School

MAJOR:  Biology

Freshman Season (2010-11)
Played football at St. Francis (PA) University

High School
Four-year letterman...39-8 senior season record...2010 PIAA AA State Place Winner (5th).

Born Sept. 5, 1991...plans to major in Biology...four-year letterman in track and field and three-year letterman in football in high school...transferred to Pitt-Johnstown from St. Francis (PA) University prior to the 2011-12 season...2009 and 2010 PA All-State Football selection...placed third at 2010 PIAA State Track Championships in 2010 in 300-meter hurdles and seventh in 300-meter hurdles in 2009...son of Buddy and Shana Newton of Cresson, Pa.