Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Will Thompson
Will Thompson


Missoula, Mont.

High School:
Loyola Sacred Heart

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 185



Draft: Taken in the 42nd Round of the 2001 draft by the Philadelphia Phillies

High School: Since Montana does not sponsor high school baseball, played American Legion instead ... Played for coach Brent Hathaway ... Holds every offensive record in the program's history ... Also ran cross country and played basketball for coach Matt Morris at Loyola Sacred Heart ... Lettered twice in both sports ... The cross country team won the Montana State Championship in 1999 and 2000 ... Member of the National Honor Society and had a perfect 4.0 grade point average in high school.

Personal: Full Name: Will B.C. Thompson ... Born: 11/20/82 in Missoula, Mont. ... Son of Carl and Alice Thompson ... Undecided on academic interest ... Father, Carl, competed in track and field at the University of Montana ... His uncle played baseball for the University of Montana and in the Phillies organization as a catcher ... Hobbies include golf and skiing ... Was a very successful youth ski racer.