2004 SEASON: Will vie for
the Comets' No. 3 starter role and also
will bid for a closer's role.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played for
coach Rich Emard at Temecula Valley High
School. ... Southwest League Player of
the Year, Valley Player of the Year and
All-Riverside County as a senior in 2003.
... Also All-CIF Southern Section first
team. ... Helped lead the Golden Bears to
the Southwest League championship, going
9-2 as a pitcher and batting .400. ...
Also named to the Desert All-Star team.
... Transfered to Temecula Valley as a
junior after spending two years at
Elsinore High School.
PERSONAL: Born Oct. 2,
1985, in Hawthorne. ... Son of Daniel and
Teresa Thompson. ... Has one sister,
Updated on Feb. 3. Player biographies are
updated weekly during the season.)