Thomas averaged 3.14 kills and 2.29 digs per set last week
Career Awards 2013 AVCA Honorable Mention All-American 2013 AVCA All-South Region Two-Time SEC Freshman of the Week in 2013 (11/25 and 9/30) 2013 (FRESHMAN) AVCA Honorable Mention All-American ... AVCA All-South Region ... started all 34 matches, playing in all 122 sets and all six rotations while playing every point for the Tide ... reached double figures in kills 23 times ... ranked eighth in the SEC with 3.31 kills per set and ninth in the conference with and 3.78 points per set ... had a team-leading nine double-doubles after posting 11 kills and 10 digs in the NCAA Tournament match against Oklahoma ... led the Tide with 35 aces to rank ninth in the SEC with 0.29 aces per set ... second on the team with 404 kills and 297 digs (2.43 dps) ... averaged 3.41 kills, 3.93 points and 2.27 digs per set during SEC play ... twice named SEC Freshman of the Week - first on Sept. 30, after averaging 3.14 kills and 2.29 digs per set against Alabama State and Kentucky ... later named SEC Freshman of the Week on Nov. 25, after averaging 5.50 kills and 6.16 points per set in wins over Ole Miss and Tennessee ... had eight kills and 11 digs in the final match of the regular season against LSU (Nov. 30) ... recorded her eighth double-double with 11 kills and 13 digs against Mississippi State (Nov. 27), adding three blocks and two aces ... had a season-high .452 hitting percentage against Tennessee with a three-set, season-high 18 kills against the Lady Vols, plus eight digs, an assist, an ace and one assisted block ... hit .324 and led the team with 15 kills against Ole Miss, adding a team-high nine digs, an ace and two total blocks ... had a team-high eight kills, plus an assist, an ace, a block and six digs at No. 5 Florida (Nov. 17) ... posted seven kills and a team-high nine digs at South Carolina ... had 11 kills to go along with seven digs and three assists to help Tide post a 3-0 win at UAB ... posted 10 kills, nine digs, three blocks and an ace in a four-set win over Mississippi State (Nov. 1) ... had 11 kills, six digs and two aces against Georgia ... delivered a match-high 18 kills against LSU (Oct. 20) for her 15th double-digit kills match of the season ... had 12 kills and seven digs in a three-set win over Texas A&M ... totaled 13 kills and eight digs against No. 25 Missouri (Oct. 13) ... posted her seventh double-double of the season with 21 kills and 10 digs in a four-set win over Arkansas (Oct. 11) ... also had two aces, including one for match point, and two assisted blocks against the Razorbacks ... tied for team-high honors with nine kills against No. 3 Florida (Oct. 6) ... hit .306 with 15 kills and nine digs in a four-set road win over Auburn ... had 14 kills and 10 digs against No. 18 Kentucky (Sept. 29) for her sixth double-double of the season ... hit .306 with 15 kills in a four-set win at Auburn, adding nine digs, four assisted blocks, an ace and two assists ... averaged 3.77 kills and 3.85 digs per set in the Clemson Classic ... posted her fifth double-double of the season with 10 kills and a career-high 21 digs against Troy ... led the team with 17 kills against Delaware, while adding 13 digs against the Blue Hens ... her 10 matches with double-digits kills included a season-high 22 in five-set match against Clemson ... had 16 kills and a season-high five aces against Tennessee-Martin ... notched her second double-double of the season with a 15 kills and 11 digs against UNC-Wilmington, plus three aces ... posted her first double-double with 12 kills and 15 digs against Army ... led all players with 14 kills in the season-opening match against Seton Hall.
HIGH SCHOOL Four-year varsity letterwinner at Hamilton High School ... helped guide Hamilton to a 38-5 overall record in 2012, leading the Huskies to a No. 2 ranking in the state and No. 65 nationally ... collected 408 total kills as a senior (4.0 kills per set), while posting a .301 hitting percentage ... added 257 digs, to average 2.5 digs per set ... in her four seasons at Hamilton, helped the team post a 132-30 overall record ... was a 2012 Under Armour watch list selection and named to the Prepvolleyball.com Top 150 Senior Aces list ... named the team's MVP as a senior ... first team all-city in 2012 ... as a junior, averaged 3.2 kills and 2.6 digs per set and garnered second team all-state honors ... as a sophomore, had 592 total kills to average 2.3 kills per set ... finished her freshman campaign with 1.9 kills per set ... named honorable mention all-state and 5A Fiesta All-Region second team in 2009 and 2010 ... played club volleyball for Spiral Volleyball Club.
PERSONAL Born Nov. 11, 1994, in St. Louis Park, Minn., to Norris and Stacie Thomas ... has a younger sister Tatum and a younger brother Braxton ... plans to major in business.
CAREER HIGHS: Kills: 22, at Clemson, Sept. 20, 2013 Attacks: 64, at Clemson, Sept. 20, 2013 Attack pct: .452, Tennessee, Nov. 24, 2013 (18-4-31) Assists: 4, vs Delaware, Sept. 21, 2013 Serve aces: 5, UT-Martin, Sept. 14, 2013 Digs: 21, at Troy, Sept. 21, 2013 Blocks: 4, at Auburn, Oct. 2, 2013; vs Delaware, Sept. 21, 2013 Block solo: 1, Mississippi State, Nov. 1, 2013; Mississippi, Nov. 22, 2013; at Kentucky, Oct. 27, 2013 Block assist: 4, at Auburn, Oct. 2, 2013; vs Delaware, Sept. 21, 2013