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Ashley Thomas
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Position: 2B
Date of Birth: 05/20/1992
Height: 0' 0"   Weight: 0 lbs
Pro Experience: Akron Racers (2014-Present)
Bats: L
Throws: R
Birthplace: McKinney, Texas


Biography:

 

TRANSACTION HISTORY:

  • Drafted 18th overall by the Akron Racers in the fifth round of the 2014 Draft.
  • Re-signed with the Racers on 1/27/15.
  • Extended her contract with Akron through the 2017 season on 11/5/15.

 

2017 SEASON (AKRON RACERS):

  • Scored the walk-off run in Akron's 2-1 season finale win on 8/13/17 vs Texas Charge.
  • Led Akron with 44 hits and 30 runs, placing 10th and 4th in the NPF, respectively.
  • Had career highs with 30 runs, 5 doubles and 7 stolen bases.
  • Played in 49 games.

 

2016 SEASON (AKRON RACERS):

  • Achieved career-highs with 45 hits, 5 doubles, 3 triples, 6 home runs, 26 runs.
  • Her 3 triples tied an Akron Racers’ single season record and were 2nd in NPF.
  • Thomas played in the first 145 games of her career.
  • From 7/19/16 through 8/6/16, Thomas had a team-best 14-game hitting streak, the 2nd longest in the NPF.

 

2015 SEASON (AKRON RACERS):

  • Batted .271, with 18 runs, 20 RBI, 3 doubles and 4 home runs, in 48 games.
  • Recorded a .383 slugging percentage and .326 on-base percentage.

 

2014 SEASON (AKRON RACERS):

  • 2014 All-NPF At-Large selection.
  • Finished third on the team with a .326 batting average, 42 hits and 5 HR.
  • Made her NPF debut on 5/29/14 against the Chicago Bandits, recording her first hit and scoring her first run.

 

COLLEGIATE HIGHLIGHTS (GEORGIA TECH):

  • 2013 ACC Player of the Year
  • 2013 All-ACC 1st Team
  • 2013 NFCA All-Region 2nd Team
  • Second all-time in Georgia Tech history with 113 career stolen bases.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Born Ashley Eileen Thomas on May 20, 1992.
  • Daughter of Mike Thomas and Jody Verwolf.
  • Sister of Chelsea Thomas, Sydney Verwolf and Taylor Thomas.
  • Has a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration.

Career Statistics »

Year League Club GP AVG AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB
2017 NPF Racers 49 .306 144 30 44 5 1 5 18 7 36 7
2016 NPF Racers 49 .306 147 26 45 5 3 6 17 5 22 3
2015 NPF Racers 48 .271 133 18 36 3 0 4 20 10 30 0
2014 NPF Racers 48 .326 129 25 42 2 0 5 15 6 31 1

Catchers

# Name POS
13 Griffin Joiner C
15 Hannah Day C
42 Shelby Hiers C

Infielders

# Name POS
1 Ashley Thomas 2B
5 Sami Fagan SS
10 Kelley Montalvo 3B
20 Haley Fagan IF
21 Chandler Rice IF
23 Maddy Grimm IF
29 Nicole Schroeder IF
52 Sam Fischer-Cooke IF

Outfielders

# Name POS
3 Shellie Robinson OF
9 A.J. Andrews OF
11 Kristen Wyckoff OF
14 Megan Geer OF
25 Jennifer Gilbert OF

Pitchers

# Name POS
7 Megan Betsa P
8 Alexis Silkwood P
12 Jailyn Ford P
17 Sara Groenewegen P
33 Emily Weiman P
37 Rachele Fico P
44 Laura Winter P
51 Aimee Creger P

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