Zach Tarkir Athlete

Zach Tarkir (born January 28, 1984) is an American professional ice hockey defender, currently playing for the South Carolina Stingrays of the ECHL. After being drafted by the New Jersey Devils 167th overall in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft, Tarkir went on the play four seasons with Northern Michigan University, posting 49 points and 194 penalty minutes in 151 games. He made his professional debut with the Lowell Devils of the AHL, playing 2 games during the remainder of the 2006–07 season. He then played 11 more games in the AHL the following season, before being sent down to the Trenton Devils of the ECHL for the rest of the 2007–08 season. He played the 2008–09 season split between two teams, the South Carolina Stingrays of the ECHL, and the Portland Pirates of the AHL. The next season was split among four teams, the Stingrays, the Lake Erie Monsters, the Springfield Falcons, and the Norfolk Admirals. On June 8, 2010, Tarkir left and signed a one-year contract in Europe for the 2010–11 season, with German team the Hannover Indians of the 2nd. Bundesliga.

Personal details

Date of birth
June 28th, 1984
Places lived
Fresno , California
pop. 509,924 (2013)


1. Northern Michigan University Colleges/University

Northern Michigan University (or NMU for short) is a four-year college public university established in 1899 and located in Marquette, in the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. state of Michigan. With a population of nearly 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students, Northern Michigan University is the Upper Peninsula's largest university.

Institution info

Type Public school
2010. 11.6 mil. $
Institution colors
1401 Presque Isle Avenue, 49855 - Marquette, Michigan
2010. 8,719
2009. 8,578
2010. 698
Acceptance rate
2010. 72.0 %
Local tuition
2011. 8.41 K $
2010. 7.86 K $
2009. 7.45 K $
2008. 7.08 K
Official web page
Wikipedia article
Social media

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender

People attended Northern Michigan University connected by profession and/or age

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