Played in nine games for the Mocs and started four while splitting time in goal … recorded 35 saves and recorded a shutout against Tennessee Temple … finished the season with a 3.98 goals against average and a .636 saves percentage … tied for 10th in the league for shutouts.
Recorded a perfect 4.0 GPA in the fall semester … named to UTC’s Dean’s List and Athletics Director’s Honor Roll … named to the Southern Conference Fall All-Academic Team
Played goal for the Mocs in her rookie season … led the Southern Conference in saves and saves per game … recorded shutouts against Tennessee Temple (6-0) and Gardner-Webb (1-0) … recorded double-digit saves against Furman (19), The Citadel (18), Samford (13) and College of Charleston (11) … ranked eighth for saves (112) in a season and career … fourth in a single game for saves with 19 against Furman and tied for fifth with 18 against The Citadel.
Named to the UTC Dean’s List and Athletics Director’s Honor Roll with a perfect 4.0 GPA in the fall and earned a spot on both lists again in the spring … recipient of the Southern Conference Commissioner’s Medal … named to the SoCon Honor Roll
Received the 2010 Coaches Award ... 2012 MVP Defense Award recipient ... named to the Memphis Commercial Appeal 2011 Best of Preps ... selected to the Tennessee State All-Star Team in 2011 ... recipient of the 2012 Germantown High School Red Devil Award ... played club ball for the Lobos 94 Blue in 2012 ... 2012 State Runner-Up, 2012 Regional Qualifier ... 2012 Premier League ... played for the Lobos 94 Black State League from 2010-11 ... member of the Beta Club ... played for the softball team in 2009 and 2012 ... named Offensive MVP in 2012 ... member of the Lady Red Devils basketball team in 2008 ... secretary for SGA from 2011-12.
Lauren Nichole Thomas ... daughter of Sheila and Richard Thomas ... has three younger siblings: Ashley, 17; Taylor, 13; John, 11 ... born October 29 in Memphis ... Rehabilitation Science major.