Brett Thompson
51  Brett Thompson
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Auburn, WA

High School:
Auburn-Riverside

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 230

Position:
OLB

Age:
22


COLLEGE: Team co-captain ? Started all 10 games last season ? Verizon District VIII College Division and GNAC academic all-star ? Credited with 56 tackles, including 8.5 tackles for losses of minus-34 yards, 2 fumble recoveries and 1 pass defensed ? Had team-high 4.5 quarterback sacks for minus-29 yards ? GNAC academic all-star in 2001 ? Played in all 11 games, starting first three ? Credited with 26 tackles, including 2 for losses of minus-5 yards, and 1 pass defensed ? Columbia Football Association Academic all-star in 2000 ? Played in all 10 games ? Credited with 18 tackles, 1 for loss of minus-4 yards ? Redshirt in 1999 ? Named team's Defensive Scout Team Player of the Year ? Three letters.

HIGH SCHOOL: First-team Washington Prep Football Report Class 4A all-State pick as senior at Auburn-Riverside High School ? Listed among Seattle Times Top 100 (red chip) state high school seniors ? First-team Seattle Times and South County Journal all-Area, second-team Tacoma Morning News Tribune all-Area and first-team all-South Puget Sound League choice ? Named all-region in Prep Star, Super Prep and Blue Chip Illustrated publications ? Played in East-West all-star game ? Three times named SPSL scholar-athlete ? Credited with 355 career tackles ? Had team-leading (third straight year) 105 tackles, including 10 for losses, forced 3 fumbles and recovered 1 fumble ? Also ran for 253 yards and 3 touchdowns as fullback ? Team co-captain ? Second-team all-Area and first-team all-league as junior ? Credited with 135 tackles, including 10 for losses and blocked 3 kicks ? Second-team all-league as sophomore ? Started and lettered four years ? Also earned four letters in baseball and two in basketball ? Team captain in both sports.

PERSONAL: Completed bachelor?s degree last June and now working on master?s degree in secondary education/social studies.