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Cheyenne Thompson
2016-17 Softball
NO
2
POS
OF
B/T
R/R
HT
5-8
CL-EXP
SO-1L
HOMETOWN
Mexia, Texas
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
Mexia HS
Cheyenne Thompson

UT Tyler Awards & Honors
- NCAA Tyler Regional All-Tournament Team
- Fastpitch News Division III Players of the Week (2.6.17)
- ASC Offensive Player of the Week (2.7.17)

Freshman (2016): Thompson shined in her freshman season by hitting .403 with 31 total hits and 23 RBI... Her .403 average was third on the team and came with her having 10 multi-hit games including three hits in back-to-back games against Sul Ross... Thompson would hit two home runs and two triples and finish the year with six doubles... She started 26 games and played in 45... Thompson went 6-for-19 at the NCAA DIII National Tournament, including going 2-for-4 with a triple against Messiah in the first game of the finals. 

Prior to UT Tyler: Played for coach Courtney Adams at Mexia High School… 2012: Named Newcomer of the Year and MaxPreps Team Player of the Year. 2013: Defensive Player of the Year, TGCA All-State Team. 2014: Offensive Player of the Year. 2015: Superlative Pitcher of the Year.

Personal: Daughter of John and Susan Thompson… Has two siblings, Ashlee and Baileah

Major: Psychology

Why UT Tyler?: "I chose UT Tyler because of the small campus and the opportunity to play at a high competitive Division 3 softball program. I also UT Tyler because of the location and the chance to study in a smaller setting along with the opportunity to create lasting friendships with people who have the same ideals as I do."

BEYOND THE GAME
FAVORITE PRO SPORTS TEAM: Boston Red Socks
FAVORITE ATHLETE: Big Papi  
FAVORITE MOVIE: Trouble with the Curve
FAVORITE TV SHOW: Pretty Little Liars
FAVORITE BAND/MUSICIAN: Cody Johnson
FAVORITE FOOD: Chinese
FAVORITE HOBBY: Scrapbooking
FAVORITE SOFTBALL MEMORY: Winning the National Championship title!
FUNNIEST TEAMMATE: Abby Frame
MOST SERIOUS TEAMMATE: KK Stevens

Year  avg gp-gs ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi tb slg% bb hbp so gdp ob% sf sh sb-att po a e fld%
2016....  .403 45-26 77 25 31 6 2 2 23 47 .610 7 6 13 0 .468 4 3 10-11 1 1 1 .667
TOTAL...  .403 45-26 77 25 31 6 2 2 23 47 .610 7 6 13 0 .468 4 3 10-11 1 1 1 .667

SINGLE-SEASON RANKINGS:
Most sacrifice flies: t-4th (4 in 2016)

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