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7 Damieon Thomas

2016 (Senior)
Played and started all 20 games at the forward position to earn his second letter … Named First Team All-Southern Conference … Led the SoCon in scoring with 24 total points, ranking 34th in NCAA Division I … Finished first in the league and 28th in the nation with 61 total shots in 20 games … Led the team with eight goals and eight assists … Ranked third in the SoCon with eight goals and second in the league with eight assists … Recorded his first career hat trick against Presbyterian (Sept. 14), including the game-winning goal in the 90th minute of action … Scored the game-winning goal against Coastal Carolina (Sept. 20) … Also added goals against UNC Asheville (Sept. 11), at VMI (Sept. 27), Mercer (Oct. 15) and VMI (Oct. 29). 

2015 (Junior)
Played in 20 games to earn his first letter … Started 14 games at the forward position … Named Second Team All-Southern Conference … SoCon Player of the Week Sept. 15 … Third on the team in scoring with 17 points …. Tallied six goals and handed out five assists … Scored first career goal against Longwood (Sept. 4) … Found the back of the net against South Carolina (Sept. 8), UT Rio Grande Valley (Sept. 11), Jacksonville (Sept. 2), ETSU (Oct. 6) and at ETSU (Oct. 31) … Recorded game-winning goals against Longwood and Jacksonville … Handed out a career-high three assists against VMI (Oct. 27) … Added helpers against UNCW (Aug. 31) and VMI (Oct. 10) … Second on the team with 48 shots, including a career-high six against High Point (Sept. 23) and Wofford (Oct. 13). 

Georgia Military Academy
Two-year letterwinner at Georgia Military Academy … Scored 41 points in 13 games on the strength of 15 goals and 11 assists in 2014 ... Made First Team All-Conference as a sophomore and Second Team All-Conference as a freshman … Posted five multi-goal games on the year, including four against Truett McConnell … Scored seven goals and added two assists in 11 games as a freshman in 2013.

High School
Earned one letter at Evans High School in Orlando … Played in the Florida All-Star Game … Played club soccer for Tulsa Athletic, helping his team to the conference championship and the regional finals.

Personal
Full name is Damieon Ricardo Thomas … Born June, 1, 1993 in Kingston, Jamaica … Son of Lennox Thomas and Marcia Brown Smith … Majoring in economics. 

 


Damieon Thomas 

Season

GP

Goals

Assists

Points

Shots

Shot%

SOG

SOG%

GW

PK-Att

2015 

20

6

5

17

48

.125

23

.479

2

0-0

2016 

20

8

8

24

61

.131

34

.557

3

1-1

TOTAL 

40

14

13

41

109

.128

57

.523

5

1-1

 

SINGLE-GAME HIGHS [all-time ranking]:
Points: 6 [t-3rd], at Presbyterian -- Sep 14, 2016
Goals: 3 [t-1st], at Presbyterian -- Sep 14, 2016
Assists: 3 [t-2nd], VMI -- Oct 27, 2015
Shots: 8 [t-1st], VMI -- Oct 29, 2016 

 

 

Position: Forward
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 175
Year: Senior
Hometown: St. Catherine, Jamaica
Other College: Georgia Military College
Experience: 1 Letter