|PREV. SCHOOL||Zion-Benton Township HS|
TSU Personal Bests
200m: 23.12 (MTSU Invitational, 2018)
400m: 51.42 (MTSU Invitational, 2018)
600m: 1:23.35 (UAB Blazer Invitational,2018)
800m: 1:53.30 (Thundering Herd Invitational, 2018)
1500m: 4:11.92 (Memphis Invitational, 2018)
Mile: 4:33.77 (Ed Temple Classic, 2020)
5K: 15:52.7 (APSU XC Festival, 2019)
7k: 24:34.3 (UTC Twilight XC Meet, 2019)
8K: 28:36.0 (Fast Cats Classic, 2019)
As a Junior, 2019-20 season: Ran the 800m and the mile for TSU throughout the indoor sesaon... Career best time in the mile for a first-place finish at the Ed Temple Classic (4:33.77)... Finished second in the 800 at the Ed Temple Classic for a season-best 1:57.64... Led the Flying Tigers cross country team in all regular season meets, clocking personal bests in the 5k, 7k and 8k... Crossed the APSU XC Festival finish line in 15:52.7, a minute before the next Flying Tiger... Finished second for the Tigers at the OVC Championship.Outdoor season canceled due to COVID-19.
As a Sophomore, 2018-19 season: Took fourth in the season opener at Vanderbilt in the 800m (1:54.68)... Had a fourth place finish in the 800 at the UAB Vulcan Invite... Helped the TSU 4x400 relay team to another fourth place finish (3:27.67)... Ran the 800m and 1500m for TSU at the OVC Outdoor Championships... Competed in all thirteen events for the Flying Tigers, seven indoor, six outdoor... Competed in all five cross country meets, placing second in three of the five, clocking personal bests in the 5K and 8K… Finished third for TSU with a time of 18:40.14 in the Belmont Opener… Finished out the season with a PR in the 8K at the OVC Championship with a time of 29:22.9.
As a Freshman, 2017-18 season: Took fourth in the 800m (1:54.80) at the Vanderbilt Opener in first career indoor meet… Won the 800m (1:56.29) at the Ed Temple Classic… Season best time in the 800m of 1:53.30 came at the Thundering Herd Invitational during the indoor season… Moved from eighth in the prelims to fifth in the finals of the 800m at the OVC Indoor Championship… Ran a 1:54.05 in the 800m at the Weems Baskin Invitational during the outdoor season… Earned fifth place in the finals of the 800m at the OVC Outdoor Championship with a time of 1:53.95… Competed in the final two cross country meets of the season in the fall… Placed 96th at the OVC Cross Country Championship with an 8K time of 30:00.0.
Zion-Benton Township HS: Excelled in the 800m for the Zion-Benton Township High School track and field team… Two-time Conference Champion in the 800m… Earned All-Conference for the 800m three times… Secured All-Sectional accolades for the 800m for three season… All-State in the 800m in Illinois… School record holder in the 800m… Crowned the 800m Champion at the 2015 USATF Junior Olympics.
Major: Political Science
Son of: Stacy Thomas
Birthday: June 29