5 Zac Halbert
5 - Zac Halbert
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: So.
Hometown: Shelby, N.C.
High School: Crest
Position: QB
Major: Sport Management

Halbert

2011

  • started seven of eight contests season
  • completed 158 of 296 pass attempts for 1,877 yards with 15 touchdowns and 16 interceptions
  • ranked fifth in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) in passing yards and completion percentage (53.4%)
  • stood fourth in the league in both passing yards per game (234.6) and touchdowns
  • averaged 234.9 total offensive yards per game 
  • best performance came Oct. 29 against ODAC champion Hampden-Sydney College when he passed for 396 yards and seven touchdowns in Guilford’s loss
  • completed 30-of-60 passes in the game with two interceptions, both off of deflections 
  • established career highs in all passing categories
  • seven touchdowns rank second in ODAC and Guilford history
  • his 396 passing yards in the contest stand 12th in school history 
  • 421 total offensive yards in the game rank ninth all-time at Guilford

2010

  • made seven backup appearances for the Quakers
  • completed 30 of 51 pass attempts for 260 passing yards with two touchdowns
  • also had 21 rush attempts totalling 67 yards
  • threw first college touchdown and ran for a team-high 42 yards Oct. 23 versus Hampden-Sydney College

Personal

  • named to Guilford's 2011 Spring Student-Athlete Honor Roll
  • lettered three years under head coach Roy Kirby at Crest High School
  • also played basketball for Crest
  • attended Brevard College for one year before transferring to Guilford
  • son of Buddy '86 and Heather Halbert '87