|Last School:||Niceville HS|
2010 Indoor: Secured himself as Upstate’s top performer for the indoor season on 2/6 with his 1:57.51 800m … Also competed in the 400m with a 52.90 (2/12), the mile with a 4:33.18 (2/6), and the 3000m event with a 9:13.64 (1/23).
2010 Outdoor: Competed in four events for the Spartans … Was the top performer in the 800m event with a 1:55.08 on 4/24 … Secured himself as the number two runner in each of the 400m (53.63 on 4/10), 1500m (4:05.31 on 4/2) and 3K steeplechase (10:20.55 on 3/27).
2009 XC: Set a personal-best time of 26:43.20 at the Charlotte Invitational (10/2) ... Highest finish came at the USC Upstate Invitational (10/17), when he finished 12th ... Finished 33rd at the A-Sun Championships (10/31) as the Spartans tied for third overall.
Before USC Upstate: Lettered twice in track and field and once in cross country while at Niceville ... Helped lead school to the county championships as a senior in cross country ... Finished as the runner-up with a time of 16:29 at the county meet, coming in behind his teammate, Christian Ritacco ... Named to the All-4A District cross country team with an eighth-place finish of 16:30 ... Posted personal-best time of 16:02 at the 4A Florida State Cross Country Championships, where he finished 11th ... Also a Florida Athletic Coaches Association All Star meet selection and finished 10th in the senior race at the 2008 Footlocker South Regional (16:17), and was a part of the All-South Senior Team ... Named to the 4A District team in track and field, as he finished third in the 800 meters (2:00.84) and third in the 3,200-meter relay.
Personal: Born on Aug. 9, 1991 ... Son of Terry and Clara Thomas ... Has an older brother, Blaine, and sister, Amber ... Majoring in business administration ... Favorite food is lasagna ... Enjoys listening to Maroon 5 ... Favorite movie is "Van Helsing" ... Favorite song is "Hips don't Lie" ... Favorite athlete is swimmer Michael Phelps ... Admires his parents.
CROSS COUNTRY PERSONAL BESTS
|8K||26:42.00 -- Eye Opener Invitational (4/4/10)|
INDOOR TRACK AND FIELD PERSONAL BESTS
|400m||52.90 -- (2/12/10)|
|800m||1:57.51 -- (2/6/10)|
|Mile Run||4:33.18 -- (2/6/10)|
|3000m||9:13.64 -- (1/23/10)|
OUTDOOR TRACK AND FIELD PERSONAL BESTS
|400m||53.63 -- (4/10/10)|
|800m||1:55.08 -- (4/24/10)|
|1500m||4:05.31 -- (4/2/10)|
|3K Steeplechase||10:20.55 (3/27/10)|