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Dick Thornton Athlete Profile

Dick Thornton

Position: Right Hand Pitcher Height: 6-0 Weight: 180 Roster Years: 1958 | 1960 Hometown: San Diego, CA


Majored in zoology.

Before BYU

Prepped at Mission Bay and American Fork High Schools where he was coached by Ernie Beck and Merril Hardy, respectively ... played American Legion Ball in San Diego and for the Salt Lake Amateur Federation.

1958 | Sophomore Year

Pitched in one league game, an 8-0 loss in relief against Colorado State College in game two of the District Championships.