Male Athlete of the Week – Zack Tiracorda


Image/Graphics by Abby Gallaher

Zack Tiracorda shoots a free throw against Glendale after being fouled on a shot.

Zack Tiracorda has been selected as the Warrior Watch’s Male Athlete of the Week for the week of 02/07/21. Zack is just a junior, but this season he has been putting in valuable minutes for the boys basketball team. He has been a key in the Warrior’s recent wins, as he put up many points and was able to collect numerous rebounds in every game. Head Coach Danny Clark agreed that Zack has been vital this season and said, “Zack has really been the main part of our team’s success this season. When he plays the way he can the team is very successful and will win most games.” With playoffs coming up soon, Zack will definitely be looking to add to his stats and help the program go as far into the playoffs as possible.

Coach Clark added, “We turn to Zack when we need a basket and get the team back on track. I am excited for his growth this year and what he can do the rest of the season and the rest of his career.”


Facts about Zack:

Grade: 11th

Parents: Amy Tiracorda and Aaron Tiracorda

Siblings: Issac and Jacob Tiracorda 

Sports You Play: Baseball and Basketball

Future Plans: Decide major and play baseball in college

Favorite Basketball Player: Russel Westbrook

Favorite Food: Chipotle ranch wings

Favorite Hobby: Play Super Smash Bros.