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#8 David Thompson
Position: Third Base
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 207
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Miami, Fla.
High School: Westminister Christian
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David Thompson Bio
Courtesy: Hurricanesports.com
Release: 08/23/2012

2013 FRESHMAN ALL-AMERICA SECOND TEAM (Perfect Game)
2013 LOUISVILLE REGIONAL ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM
2013 ROOKIE OF THE YEAR AWARD
2013 HOME RUN CHAMPION AWARD

Sophomore (2014)...
Started 30 contests and batted .278 with six doubles and 15 RBI…Missed 32 games in middle of season due to Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, which required surgery...Batted .600 (6-for-10) with four runs scored in series with Georgia Tech (March 14-15)…Made return to lineup in North Carolina series (May 16-17) and finished with four hits and three runs scored…Delivered go-ahead RBI double in NCAA Coral Gables Regional contest against Texas Tech (June 1).

Freshman (2013)…
Saw action in 52 games including 51 starts…Recognized with second-team Freshman All-America honors by Perfect Game...Opened season at first base, switched to third base midseason…Led team in several offensive categories, including home runs (six, first), runs batted in (46, first), total bases (84, first) and multi-RBI games (14)…Ranked second in batting average (.286), doubles (14) and multi-hit games (17)…Reached base in each of final 28 games…Went 1-for-3 with two RBI in debut against Rutgers (Feb. 16)… Hit career-first home run in 5-4 win at Florida Atlantic (Feb. 20)…Delivered game-winning RBI single in ninth inning of team’s 3-2 win at Florida (March 1)…Connected on first home run at home in 5-0 win over UCF (March 6)…Delivered career highs of three runs and five RBI in 11-7 win over Georgia Tech (May 17)…Went 6-for-20 (.300) in six postseason starts, including one double, three runs, and four RBI.

High School/Prep...
Four year letterman in baseball and footballl (2009-12)... Three year letterman in basketball (2009-11)... Was the first three time Miami Herald athlete of the year... All-Dade County (2009-12)... State homerun career leader for a single season (19) and career (55)... Under Armour All-American... Semper Fi All-American... 

Personal...
Son of Ed and Jenn Thompson... Has an older brother, Matt... Has an older sister, Abby... Sister-in-law is Laura... Major is sports administration...

OFFENSE AVG GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2014 .278 30-30 108 15 30 6 1 0 15 0-1
2013 .286 52-51 182 22 52 14 0 6 46 3-5
CAREER .283 82-81 290 37 82 20 1 6 61 3-6
Schedule
 
Friday, February 13
Baseball vs. Rutgers
Coral Gables, Fla.
7:00 PM
Saturday, February 14
Baseball vs. Rutgers (Game One)
Coral Gables, Fla.
2:00 PM
Baseball vs. Rutgers (Game Two)
Coral Gables, Fla.
7:00 PM
Sunday, February 15
Baseball vs. Rutgers
Coral Gables, Fla.
1:00 PM
Wednesday, February 18
Baseball at FAU
Boca Raton, Fla.
6:30 PM
Friday, February 20
Baseball at Florida
Gainesville, Fla.
7:00 PM
Saturday, February 21
Baseball at Florida
Gainesville, Fla.
4:00 PM
Sunday, February 22
Baseball at Florida
Gainesville, Fla.
1:00 PM
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