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Thomas Stancil Athlete Profile

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Thomas Stancil
Position: Running Back Height: 5-6 Weight: 167 Roster Years: 2002-2003 Hometown: Bakersfield, CA Last School: Bakersfield High School


A native of Bakersfield, Calif. ... son of Tommy Stancil and Tona Lyn Lewis ... recruited by Arizona and Cal.

Before BYU

Led Bakersfield HS to CIF title and an undefeated season ... scored 20 TDs and rushed for 1,772 yards as senior ... Named Pepsi Athlete of the Year ... earned team MVP honors ... carried the ball for 1,995 yards as junior ... Bakersfield Californian Offensive Player-of-the-Year ... earned First-Team All-CIF honors.

2002 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted as a true freshman.

2003 | Freshman Year

Participated in spring drills ... credited with 19 carries for 70 yards over three scrimmages, including 8 carries for 40 yards in the annual Blue-White scrimmage ... averaged 3.9 yards per carry during spring drills ... will compete for playing time at running back during fall camp.