- Patrick Thompson
- 6' 2"
- Gainesville, Fla.
- 195 lbs.
- Santa Fe (Santa Fe C.C.)
Major: Building Construction
AS A SENIOR (2007): Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll…Did not see any action for the Gators.
AS A JUNIOR (2006): Appeared in three games out of the bullpen for the Gators and pitched 2.1 innings…Had a couple of strikeouts and permitted one walk…Tossed one inning apiece in victories over Harvard and Florida A&M…Struck out the only batter he faced in his Florida debut versus Cincinnati.
AT SANTA FE C.C. (2004 -05): Attended Santa Fe Community College for two years before transferring to UF but did not play baseball for the Saints.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner at Santa Fe High School under former Florida standout Dave Majeski…The Raiders captured the District 3A championships three years in a row during Thompson's tenure between 2000-02…The southpaw registered a 28-14 career record and earned the team's Pitcher of the Year award four-straight times…Chosen second-team all-area in 2002 after going 7-4 with a 2.52 earned run average and a career-high 84 strikeouts…Collected second-team all-state and first-team all-area recognition as a junior, when he was 11-0 and registered a 1.22 ERA…Was a four-time scholar-athlete award recipient at SFHS.
PERSONAL: Patrick Wayne Thompson was born Sept. 30, 1983, in Gainesville, Fla…His parents are Ronnie and Cathy Thompson…Has three brothers, Ronnie (25), David (21) and Timothy (20)…Enjoys fishing, hunting, playing golf and hanging out with friends and family…Considers former Gator and current St. Louis Cardinal David Eckstein to be his favorite sports personality…Majoring in building construction.
|THOMPSON'S CAREER STATISTICS|
|Overall Season Statistics|
THOMPSON'S CAREER HIGHS
Innings (Starter): None
Innings (Reliever): 1.0 vs. Harvard (3/12/06) & Florida A&M (2/22/06)
Strikeouts: 1 vs. Florida A&M (2/22/06) & Cincinnati (2/12/06)
Hits Allowed: 4 vs. Florida A&M (2/22/06)
Runs: 1 vs. Harvard (3/12/06) & Florida A&M (2/22/06)
Earned Runs: 1 vs. Florida A&M (2/22/06)
Walks: 1 vs. Harvard (3/12/06)