Zach Lanham, 17, attends Millard West High School in Omaha, Nebraska, where he plays varsity baseball and football. He also writes for the Millard West newspaper The Pawprint, and writes, anchors, produces and edits broadcasts. He also works forStrive Tv, doing radio broadcast for basketball. He will graduate in 2016, and is considering a wide range of schools but focusing on journalism. Two of his first papers were state qualifiers last year. He is the son of Troy and Dawn Lanham and has a younger brother, Davis.