Thompson's Game-By-Game Stats: 2017
Third Team all-SLC shortstop … hit .301, second on the team in average … led the Bearkats in home runs with eight on the year, tied for 12th in the SLC ... had a multi-homer game against UIW on March 10 … had four home runs in five games during a stretch from March 9-13 ... had two games in which she scored three runs for the team and eight multi-run games overall ... finished the year with 81 assists, tops on the team, and 84 putouts … against Texas A&M on February 28, had six assists in a single game and eight for the double-header ... led the team with 19 steals in 20 attempts … had the 11th highest slugging percentage in the SLC at .536 … led the team in triples with three, finishing fifth in that category in the SLC … led the team in runs scored, finishing with 32 on the year … had back-to-back three hit games on March 20 and 23, going 3-5 against Houston and 3-4 with two doubles against Central Arkansas … during a three-game series against Lamar on April 6-7, went 5-10 with a home run, two RBI, a double, and four runs … drew an intentional walk on April 28 against Southeastern Louisiana, the only one for the Bearkats this season … finished the year on an eight-game hitting streak and had an average of .375 during those games from April 28 to May 10 … had a home run in the last game of the season on May 10 against Southeastern Louisiana …
All-Southland Conference Honorable Mention … started all 51 games at shortstop for the Bearkats as a true freshman … hit .297 for the year, leading the team with seven home runs and 30 RBI … became first Bearkat freshman to lead the team in home runs since 2005 and the first to lead in RBI since 2011 … had a team-best 10 multi-RBI games, three more than anyone else on the roster, including three games with four RBI … also had 11 multi-hit games … went 3-for-3 with two runs scored in her second collegiate game against Prairie View (2/10) … had a five-game stretch of multi-RBI games from Feb. 25 to March 1 where she picked up 12 RBI, going 7-for-12 at the plate in that stretch … that included four straight games against Grambling (twice), Northern Iowa and Prairie View where she drove in a pair … she then had a triple and first career homer against Prairie View (3/1), bringing home four … went 2-for-4 with a double against Princeton (3/4) … closed out McNeese series (3/18) going 2-for-3 and followed that up one game later with a home run at Baylor (3/21) … had a pair of hits in each of the three games against Central Arkansas (3/24-3/25), driving in a pair in the series opener … hit the game-winning solo home run in the bottom of the sixth of a 1-0 win over Stephen F. Austin (3/31) … had a homer and two RBI in each of Sam Houston's wins over Abilene Christian (4/21-4/22), including the late game-winner in Game 2 … hit a go-ahead grand slam in the top of the seventh of the series finale at Southeastern La. (4/29) … had a homer and four RBI as part of a 3-for-5 game in the middle game at Houston Baptist (5/5), helping the Kats clinch a berth in the SLC Tournament.
Montgomery High School
Played short stop and second base for Michelle Rochinski's Montgomery High School softball program… batting average of .500 with 10 home runs and 32 RBIs… record of 21-6… First-Team All-District during 2014-16 seasons… Team MVP during 2016 season… Defensive Player of the Year in 2015… Second-Team All-District as a freshman in 2013… named Academic All-District and Academic All-State help lead team to two district championships in 2013 and 2014… bi-district champions in 2013… played club for Firecrackers HTX… also played volleyball and danced… a member of the National Honor Society, Public Relations Officer for Class of 2016.
Born December 1, 1997… parents are Jimmy and Cindy Thompson.