Tommy Ziesmer - Football - University of Kentucky Athletics


  • position Defensive Lineman
  • height 6-2
  • Weight 245
  • class Freshman
  • Hometown Danville, Ky.
  • High school Boyle County

Pronounced “ZEES-mer” … Rated a three-star recruit by Rivals, who also ranked him as the No. 7 overall player in the state and No. 51 strongside defensive end in the country, as well as 247Sports … According to the 247Sports Composite he is the No. 65 edge rusher and No. 5 player in the Commonwealth Helped lead Boyle County to the 2022 Class 4A state title and 13-2 record, with one of the defeats coming to 5A champion Frederick Douglass and the other a regular season defeat Boyle County avenged in the playoffs … It was Boyle County’s third consecutive state title (2020-22) Totaled 83 tackles, 9.0 sacks, 20 tackles for loss and two forced fumbles … Helped led the Rebels to a State runner-up finish in 2019 Named Courier-Journal and AP All-State Defense in 2021 Coached by Justin HaddixAlso had offers from Louisville, Tennessee and West Virginia.

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