#4 - Zach Thompson
2012-13 Baseball
POSITION
IF
B/T
L/R
HT.
5-11
WT.
176
YR.
So.
HOMETOWN
Johnson City, Tenn.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
Science Hill HS
Zach Thompson

2013 Season
Atlantic Sun Scholar and All-Academic Team member ... played in 25 games, making 12 starts (outfield and designated hitter) … recorded three multi-hit games and two multi-RBI games … drove in a season-high three runs at North Florida on March 29, while posting three two-hit games – vs. Penn State (Feb. 16), vs. Seton Hall (Feb. 23) and at North Florida (March 28) … went 2-for-2 with one double and two runs scored in the 8-3 win vs. Penn State on Feb. 16 … was also a perfect 2-for-2 with a run scored at North Florida on March 28, while driving in three runs in a 7-5 win over the Ospreys one day later.

2012 Season
Earned Dean’s List and A-Sun All-Academic Team honors … played in 33 games, while making 22 starts (outfield and second base) … was tied for fourth on the team in walks (14) and ranked fifth in on-base percentage (.380) … posted six multi-hit games and hit safely in six straight games from 4/15-27 … went 1-for-3 with a triple and three RBIs in his first collegiate game against Saint Joseph’s … went 2-for-4 with two doubles vs. LaSalle (4/9) and was a perfect 3-for-3 with a double and run scored at Arizona (4/28) … reached base via three walks versus Mercer (4/22) and had two hits and two runs scored at Radford (5/9) ... hit a team-leading .387 (12-31) in ETSU's last 27 games of the season.

Prior to ETSU
Helped lead the Hilltoppers to a 20-6 record in 2011 under head coach Ryan Edwards...Hit .453 with 8 home runs and 35 RBIs as a senior…Earned Johnson City Press Super 22 First-Team honors following his senior season…Recorded eight triples in 2008 to rank as the seventh most in Tennessee State High School history for a single season…Named to the 2010 All-NET Baseball team after hitting .393 with 8 home runs and 53 RBI…Was named to the Tennessee Baseball Coaches Association (TBCA) All-Region Team following his senior season, while also earning Second-Team All-State honors.

Personal
Son of Jeff and Diane Thompson ... born Dec. 5, 1992 ... majoring in biology.


MBB UNC Greensboro 80 F
Dec 13 ETSU 79
WBB Eastern Kentucky University 49 Final
Dec 13 ETSU 64
WBB ETSU 86 Final
Dec 15 Morehead State University 77
MBB ETSU 63 F
Dec 16 Eastern Kentucky 60
WBB ETSU 48 Final
Dec 19 University of North Carolina Wilmington 61
WBB ETSU 56 Final
Dec 20 Jacksonville State University 57
MBB ETSU Richmond, Va.
Dec 22, 7:00 p.m. VCU
WBB Iona College Johnson City, Tenn.
Dec 29, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MBB ETSU Knoxville, Tenn.
Dec 31, 1:00 p.m. Tennessee
WBB ETSU Chapel Hill, N.C.
Jan 2, 2:00 p.m. University of North Carolina
MBB VMI Freedom Hall
Jan 2, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MBB ETSU Birmingham, Ala.
Jan 5, 8:00 p.m. Samford
MBB Mercer Freedom Hall
Jan 8, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Greenville, S.C.
Jan 10, 2:00 p.m. Furman University
MBB Chattanooga Freedom Hall
Jan 10, 4:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Spartanburg, S.C.
Jan 12, 11:30 a.m. Wofford College