|High School:||West Laurens HS|
2011: Saw action in 10 games, making two starts for the Pirates as a freshman ... Hit .105 with two hits in 19 at-bats.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played for four seasons at West Laurens HS ... Earned the team's coaches' award and best defensive award as a senior for the Raiders.
PERSONAL: Born William Michael Thomas on March 7, 1992, in Dublin, Ga. ... Hometown is Dexter, Ga. ... Son of Amy and Joe Thomas ... Majoring in rehabilitation sciences ... Enjoys hunting, going to the beach and playing all sports ... Lists Alex Gonzalez as a favorite sports personality.