A two-year varsity letterwinner at Southlake Carroll High School for head coach Larry Hughes... as a senior went 6-1 with a 1.50 ERA with 46 strikeouts in 37.2 innings pitched... helped lead team to a 34-6-1 overall record in 2013... claimed back-to-back district titles (2012-13)... Rawlings/Perfect Game Preseason Third Team All-America... Rawlings First Team All-Region... Perfect Game: No. 371 National High School Prospect... Perfect Game: No. 116 National High School Prospect (Right-Handed Pitchers)... Perfect Game: No. 43 Texas High School Prospect... Perfect Game: No. 16 Texas High School Prospect (Right-Handed Pitchers)... played summer baseball for D-Bat Mustangs for coaches Sam Carpenter, Jay Johnson and Chad Allen... also played for D-Bat Leach... also lettered one season in football while helping team win the 2011 6-5A state championship... during senior summer with D-Bat Leach, went 1-0 with a 1.78 ERA in 19.2 innings with 15 strikeouts while helping team advance to the Connie Mack World Series in Farmington, N.M... team went 3-2 at World Series with a third-place finish... CHOSE TEXAS TECH OVER: Oklahoma, Arizona, Texas A&M, LSU, Arkansas and Oregon.
Sean Michael Thompson... born April 11, 1995, in Naperville, Ill... son of Jack Thompson and Laura Thompson... has a brother, Daniel, and a sister, Shannon... uncle, Michael Burke, played college baseball at Bradley (1990-93)... a finance major at Texas Tech.