|2016-17||The American All-Academic Team|
American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team... Appeared in 12 games, making five starts at catcher... Recorded two hits, one RBI and two walks... Went 1-for-2 with single and walk in season opener against Wright State (Feb. 10).
Apepared in 27 games, making 25 starts at catcher... Recorded nine hits, three doubles, one home run, six RBI, six runs scored, 11 walks and one stolen base... Recorded two multi-hit games and one multi-RBI game... Made collegiate debut with start in season opener against Tennessee Tech (Feb. 12)... Went 2-for-2 with two singles against Ball State (Feb. 20)... Went 2-for-3 with two singles, two RBI and one run scored against Lipscomb (March 12)... Recorded first collegiate home run against Tulsa (Mar. 26)
A four-year letterwinner at Lumberton High School in Lumberton, Texas, under Head Coach Lauren Sanders... As a senior, named District Defensive MVP, Wendy’s 12-Star Athlete of the Week and a participant in the 2015 Southeast Texas Coaches Association All-Star Game... As a junior, helped lead the Raiders to program’s first playoff appearance since 2007 and earned First-Team All-District honors after hitting over .350... As a sophomore, earned Second-Team All-District honors... Also lettered in powerlifting and advanced to regional finals twice... Finished third at regionals in 2013, and followed with a second-place finish at regionals and an eighth-place finish at state in 2014... Member of the National Honor Society... Played club for Texas Bombers HTX.
Breelyn Thames... Born Jan. 6 in Baton Rouge, La.... Daughter of Kim and Joel Thames... Has a younger brother, Tyler... Majoring in kinesiology.