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Drew Thompson
Position: Multi-Events
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Federal Way, Wash.
High School: Decatur HS
Experience: 1 Letter

 

2014 Outdoor: Thompson was a member of the 2014 Western Athletic Conference Championship team… earned First-Team All-WAC honors for his third-place finish in the decathlon with 6,165 points…finished 13 in the decathlon at the Mt.SAC relays with 6,025 points… hit career-best marks over the season in the 100m (11.43), 400m (52.40), 1500m (5:00.59), pole vault (3.90m), discus throw (99-10, 30.43m) and the javelin throw (147-3, 44.88m).

 

2014 Indoor: Thompson was a member of the 2014 Western Athletic Conference Championship team…earned First-Team All-WAC honors for his third-place finish in the heptathlon with 4,448 points…placed sixth in the heptathlon at the Cougar Indoor with 3,752 points…hit a career-best mark in the shot put with a mark of 10.81m over the season.  

 

2013 Outdoor: Thompson competed in the decathalon for Idaho at the WAC Championships scoring a 5,049 in the event... placed 13th in the 100m at the Duane Hartman Invitational on Apr.27 with a time of 11.82... also placed eighth in the javelin throw at the meet with a heave of 112-8 (34.34m)... finished 17th in the shot put at the Buc Scoring Invite on Mar.22 with a toss of 34-11.25 (10.65m).

2013 Indoor: In his first season as a Vandal Thompson competed in the heptathlon at the WAC Championships finishing in seventh with a score of 4,685...placed fourth at the WAC Championships in the 60m (7.25), fifth in the 1000m (2:55.64, first in the high jump (6-7, 2.01m)...placed fifth in the pole vault at the Cougar Indoor on Jan. 26 with a mark of 11-9.75 (3.60m)... won the 60H at the Idaho Collegiate I on Jan.19 with a time of 8.55.

High School: Decatur High School…Drew was the track team captain… Has an honorable mention for football…was a four year team point leader…Athlete of the year…he holds the High Jump school record, along with the 300 hurdle school record…6’6” high jump among many other impressive stats.

Personal: Drew Maurice Thompson…son of Donna and Ken Thompson…born December 21, 1993…Plans to graduate from The University of Idaho with a Mechanical Engineering Degree.

Indoor Career Best:
60m: 7.25
60H: 8.54
1000m: 2:55.51*
High Jump: 6-8 (2.03m)
Pole Vault: 11-9.75 (3.60m)
Long Jump: 20-5.75 (6.24m)
Shot Put: 35-5.75 (10.81m)
Heptathlon: 4,685

Outdoor Career Best:
110H: 15.06 (w)
110H: 15.25
100m: 11:43
400m: 52.91
1500m: 5:00.59
High Jump: 6-5.5 (1.97m)
Pole Vault: 12-9.5 (3.89m)
Shot Put: 34-11.25 (10.65m)
Discus Throw: 99-10 (30.42m)
Long Jump: 21-2.5(6.64m)
Javelin Throw:147-3 (44.88m)
Decathlon:6,165

 

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