Bears let 2-1 lead slip, overrun in last two sets
Bears secure program's first 20-win season since 2012
Bears use record performances to takedown Red Raiders
Bears match best start to conference play in program history
Bears play three-set intrasquad match, showcasing 2016 team
• 2017 Academic All-Big 12 (first team)
• 2016 Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team
• Two-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll selection
Totaled nine sets and seven matches played…Made season debut vs. Quinnipiac where she recorded two kills on a .333 attack efficiency…Recorded a kill in the team's upset win over No. 10 BYU on Sept. 9 in Hawai'i…Also had one kill and one block in the Bears' road win at Oklahoma on Oct. 28…Also saw playing time against LSU, Texas State, UTSA and TCU…Earned spot on Academic All-Big 12 First Team.
Appeared in 26 matches and became a part of the starting rotation during the second half of the season…Made 17 starts…Posted 56 kills on the season, setting a career high with seven kills at Texas Tech on Nov. 2…Third in team blocks, totaling 84 in her first season…Had a career-high seven blocks vs. Kansas on Nov. 23…Also posted seven digs…Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team…Earned spot on Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll and Baylor Dean’s List during both fall and spring semesters.
In two seasons under coach Joe Sullivan, helped James River to back-to-back Conference 3 championships and the 6A South Region quarterfinals...Named all-conference and to all-region first team...Earned 6A All-State second team honors.
Daughter of Michael and Roslyn Thomas...Graduated with honors, finishing with a GPA above a 4.0...Volunteered with various extracurricular activities, including leadership and civic clubs...Majoring in Chemistry/Pre-Pharmacy...Hopes to attend pharmacy school after completing her Baylor pre-pharmacy program and becoming a hospital pharmacist...Enjoys photography.