Claire Thomas Athlete Profile

#12 Claire Thomas

Claire Thomas
Positions: Midfielder, Defender Height: 5-11 Roster Years: 2003-2006 Hometown: Poway, CA Last School: Poway High School

Personal

  • Parents: Toni and Norman  
  • Siblings: Evan and Guinevere

Before BYU

  • Four-year varsity athlete 
  • 2003 San Diego Hall of Champions May Prep Star of the Month 
  • Poway High School Soccer Hall of Fame 
  • Distinguished Scholar Athlete and Outstanding Athletic Performance Award 
  • 2002 and 2003 Barons All-Tournament Team selection 
  • 2002 second-team All-Palomar 
  • 2000 Palomar League Champion team member 
  • 2003 second-team All-CIF Division I 
  • 2003 first-team All-Palomar League 
  • Four-year Scholar Athlete 
  • Three-year All-CIF Academic Team
  • CIF Pursuing Victory with Honor Award  
  • Most Varsity Letters Award (8)
  • Paul Platz Award for Multi-Sport Athlete 
  • Four-year varsity lacrosse athlete
  • US Lacrosse High School All-American

Summary

  • Played in 67 games, taking 38 shots, scoring four goals and assisting on three additional goals for 11 career points 
  • MWC Second Team as a freshman and First Team as a sophomore

Stats

 

Year Games Played Shots Goals Assists Points
2003 22 4 0 0 0
2004 21 18 2 3 7
2005 5 2 1 0 2
2006 19 14 1 0 2
Career 67 38 4 3 11

            


2003 | Freshman Year

  • Second-team All-MWC 
  • Soccer America Team of the Week Sept. 8 
  • MWC Defensive Player of the Week Sept. 8  
  • Youngest Cougar starter in history at age 16 
  • Youngest player in Div. I during 2003 
  • Started in 22 of 26 games on the season

2004 | Sophomore Year

  • MWC First Team 
  • MWC Academic All-Conference  
  • Cougar Club Scholar Athlete 
  • Started in all 21 games for the Cougars 
  • Teamed with Erika Woodbury on defense for six shutouts 
  • MWC First Team 
  • Scored the Cougars' only goal in 2-1 loss to Loyola Marymount Sept. 18

2005 | Junior Year

  • OHANA Hotels & Resorts No Ka Oi all-tournament team 
  • Scored the fourth goal of the game against Utah State 
  • Tore her ACL in fifth game of the season against Denver

2006 | Senior Year

  • Played in 19 games, starting in two  
  • Took 14 shots on the season
  • Started in games against Idaho State and Georgia 
  • Took five shots against Utah State and two against TCU
  • Netted first goal of season against San Diego State 
  • Shot the ball twice against New Mexico and UNLV