25 - Michael Thompson
Michael Thompson
Height: 6-0
Weight: 185
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Cromwell, Conn.
High School: Xavier
Position: G

BEFORE HOLY CROSS: Played three seasons of varsity soccer at Xavier … Captained team as a senior … Two-time team MVP (2009 and 2010) … Connecticut Soccer Coaches Association Senior Bowl selection (2010) … Earned All-State honors from Connecticut Soccer Coaches Association and ESPN RISE in 2010 … A first team All-Southern Connecticut Conference selection (2009 and 2010) … Named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Scholar All-America Team (2010) … A Middletown Press, Hartford Courant and New Haven Register All-Area team selection (2010) … Ended the 2010 season with 11 shutouts in 16 games allowing only six goals … Also played for the Oakwood Soccer Club.

PERSONAL: Son of Robert and Maureen Thompson … Father played soccer at Hartford, winning team defensive MVP award (1982, 1983) … Has one brother, Daniel, who will graduate from Holy Cross in 2013 … Has not yet declared a major.