Marc Thomas Athlete Profile

#15 Marc Thomas

Position: Outfielder Height: 6-2 Weight: 190 Roster Years: 1976-1979 Hometown: San Luis Obispo, CA



All-America

  • 1979 AACBC Third Team

Personal

Majored in public relations.

Before BYU

Captain of the football and baseball teams and student body president at San Luis Obispo High ... drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in 1975.

Stats

Year    Avg.    G   AB    R    H   2B   3B   HR   RBI    TB   BB   SO  SB
1976   .200    14   35    3    7    2    2    0     5    13    2   12   0
1977   .234    34  111   18   26    7    2    5    22    52   14   44   8
1978   .401    52  187   57   75    8    2    9    44   114   29   23  23
1979   .406    72  278   70  113   15    4   11    55   169   26   35  47


1978 | Junior Year

All-American ... unanimous All-Western Athletic Conference Northern Division ... set a new BYU season stolen base record with 23 ... tied BYU game records with five hits at New Mexico State and two triples.

1979 | Senior Year

Drafted in the 10th round by the Houston Astros ... Third Team All-America by the AACBC and was First Team District Seven ... unanimous All-Western Athletic Conference ... set WAC career fecord for league games only at .451 ... set WAC Northern Division records for Most hits in a season ... set BYU career records for hits (221), runs (148), Total Bases (348) and stolen bases (78) ... set BYU season record for hits and four stolen bases in one game against Utah on April 7 ...