Made five appearances, all out of the bullpen, in his two seasons … has yet to record a decision … recorded a 2.25 ERA in four innings of work … allowed two runs (one earned) off eight hits while striking out one in that span.
Played for the Menlo Park Legends of the California Collegiate League … was 1-2 overall in 12 appearances with a 5.66 ERA … totaled 35.0 complete innings which was tied for second on the team … struck out 32 hitters while issuing just 12 walks … teammates with fellow Red Raider pitchers Jacob Patterson and Garrett Bruce as well as outfielder Anthony Lyons.
CAREER HIGHS (entering 2016 season)
Innings Pitched: 1.1, vs. Houston (2/28/14)
Longest Start (IP): None
Shortest Start (IP): None
Longest Relief Outing (IP): 1.1, vs. Houston (2/28/14)
Hits Allowed: 3, vs. Northern Illinois (2/20/15)
Runs Allowed: 1, twice, vs. Northern Illinois (2/21/15)*
ER Allowed: 1, vs. Houston (2/28/14)
Strikeouts: 1, at San Diego State (3/13/15)
Wild Pitches: None
Hit Batters: 1, at San Diego State (3/13/15)
HR Allowed: 1, vs. Houston (2/28/14)
Pitch Count: 23, vs. Northern Illinois (2/20/15)
* Indicates most recent high
FRESHMAN SEASON (2015)
Made four appearances, all in relief, as a freshman … did not earn a decision … failed to allow an earned run over 2.2 innings … combined for one shutout … only run surrendered went unearned … struck out one hitter while giving up six hits … opponents compiled a .400 average … AGAINST NATIONALLY-RANKED OPPONENTS … made one appearance at San Diego State (3/13) … recorded his only strikeout of the season in his inning of work … IN BIG 12 PLAY … did not appear … AT BIG 12 CHAMPIONSHIP … did not appear … HOME GAMES … appeared in three games, combining for one shutout while tossing 1.2 innings … surrendered five hits and one unearned run … ROAD/NEUTRAL SITE GAMES … one appearance came at San Diego State (3/13) … recorded a strikeout in his one inning … SITUATIONAL … recorded an out in each of his two times facing a leadoff hitter … MISCELLANEOUS … totaled three scoreless outings … went a complete inning in two of four appearances … SEASON HIGHLIGHTS … made collegiate debut against Northern Illinois (2/20) … gave up three hits but prevented the Huskies from plating a run in his inning of work … other appearances came against Northern Illinois (2/21), at San Diego State (3/13) and Grand Canyon (4/29).
Played for the Alexandria Aces in the Cal Ripken Collegiate League ... in eight appearances (all starts) went 3-2 with a 4.21 ERA, one complete game, 47.0 innings, 42 hits allowed, 23 runs (22 earned), 46 strikeouts and 14 walks ... team posted a 23-17 overall record and finished in fifth-place in league standings.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2014)
Made one appearance (relief) with a 0-0 record, 6.75 ERA, 1.1 innings, two hits allowed and one run (earned) while opponents batted .400 with one home run ... only appearance (career debut) came against Houston (2/28) in the Houston College Classic at Minute Maid Park.
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 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 general business major at Texas Tech.