Michael Thompson

YR. So.
HOMETOWN Miami, Fla.
PREV. SCHOOL Miami Northwestern Senior HS

2020 OVC Indoor 4x400m Relay Champion
2020 OVC Indoor 400m Silver Medalist
2019 OVC Indoor 4x400m Relay Champion
2019 OVC Indoor 400m Silver Medalist
2019 OVC Outdoor 400m Champion
2019 OVC Outdoor 4x400m Relay Bronze Medalist
2018-19 OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.25+ GPA)

Personal Bests
55m dash:
6.82 (MTSU Invitational, 2019)
22.38 (Memphis Tiger Invitational, 2019)
47.73 (OVC Indoor Championship, 2019)
2:23.24 (MTSU Invitational, 2019)

Cross Country
21:29.2 (Belmont Opener, 2019)
7K: 35:40.2 (UTC Twilight, 2019) 

As a Sophomore, 2019-20 season: Competed in six indoor meets in the 400m and 4x400m relay... Placed top nine at all events, inlcuding a first place finish in the 4x400m relay at the OVC Indoor Championships (3:14.53), defending the freshman-earned title and earned silver in the 400m (48.13)... Helped the Tigers to a 10:55.13 finish in the distance medley relay at UK's Jim Green Invitational... During the cross country season, competed in two events for TSU... Cut over a minute off of his 5k time for a personal best of 21:29.2 in the season-opening meet, the Belmont Opener... Outdoor season canceled due to COVID-19. 

As a Freshman, 2018-19 season: Competed in seven indoor and four outdoor meets for the Flying Tigers... Earned gold in the 4x400m relay and silver in the 400m dash (47.73) at the OVC Indoor Championship as a freshman and improved during the outdoor season, enough to bring home the gold in the 400m dash (48.09) and helped the 4x400m relay team to a bronze finish at the OVC Outdoor Championships... During the cross country season, competed in one event for the Flying Tigers… Finished 61st in the Belmont Opener with a 5K time of 22:55.21....Earned a spot on the Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.25+ GPA). 

Miami Northwestern Senior High School: Competed in track and field as well as cross country… Placed second in the FHSAA – 3A State Championship with the 4x800m relay team as a senior… Took fifth in the 400m during senior season at the FHSAA – 3A State Championship… Helped Miami Northwestern capture the team state championship in 2018… Posted personal records of 48.79 in the 400m and 1:58.42 in the 800m… Part of SGA and served as Class Vice President.

Major: Health Science
Son of: Michael Thompson and Zinabu Deen
Birthday: May 18