• Biography - Michael Thompson/ Baseball    
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   Class   Sophomore
   Position   INF
 Height / Weight   5-8 / 170
   Hometown   Whitehouse Station, N.J.
   High School   Hunterdon HS
 
   

As a Freshman (2010):
Selected to Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American Team
Named to America East All-Rookie Team
Made 32 appearances with 20 starts
Season batting average of .365
Had three home runs and 19 RBI
Hit .435 in conference play with a .783 slugging percentage and .519 on-base percentage against America East foes
Second on team with .635 slugging percentage
Fourth on team with .432 on-base percentage
Had 10 multiple hit games
Had four multiple RBI games
Went 4-for-5 weith two doubles and four RBI in game 2 vs. Albany on May 9
Went 2-for-3 with two home runs and four RBI vs. Hartford on May 1

In High School:
2009 UnderArmour Preseason All-American for Hunterdon Central
Led team to 29-1 record and New Jersey state championship
Team was ranked No. 1 in New Jersey and No. 28 in country by ESPN
Hit .412 and led team with 40 hits and 13 doubles
Named first team all-conference, all-county, all West New Jersey and first team all area
In summer, played for team that finished fifth at Babe Ruth World Series
As junior led team in RBI (51), slugging (.991), on-base percentage (.536), doubles (11), triples (9) and total bases (112)
Was named one of the top three infielders at the 2008 Team One North Showcase
Also played football

Personal:
Parents are Rick and Kate Thompson
Majoring in geography: urban planning