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Zach Thompson
Zach Thompson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Burleson, Texas

High School:
Arlington Grace Prep

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 213

Position:
RHP

Birthdate:
10/23/1993

Experience:
2L

B/T:
R/R


06/23/2014

From Jim's Desk...Another year is done

UT Arlington athletic director Jim Baker shares his thoughts on the 2013-14 year.

06/06/2014

BSB: Three Mavericks selected on Day 2 of MLB Draft

Three Mavericks were selected in the top 10 rounds for the first time in program history.

05/27/2014

BSB: Mavericks turned it around in 2014

UT Arlington finished 33-26 after winning 17 of their final 20 games and reached the SBC championship.

05/25/2014

BSB: Season ends in Sun Belt title game

UT Arlington was nipped by top-seeded Louisiana 6-5 in the Sun Belt Championship finale.

05/22/2014

BSB: Mavs top USA in SBC Championship opener

The Mavericks (31-25) will face No. 6 Troy (25-30) on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at Stanky Field.

2013

  • Appeared in 17 games and started 12
  • 6-5 with a 5.33 ERA in 81 innings pitched
  • Pitched a complete game win at Seattle on April 20 while allowing just 1 run on 6 hits
  • Notched 33 strikeouts while allowing only 3 home runs
  • Season highs: 9 innings pitched (4/20 at Seattle), 5 strikeouts (3/24 at UTSA), 133 pitches (4/20 at Seattle)

2012

  • 3-3 record and a 3.83 ERA over 18 appearances, 5 started
  • Third on the team in wins and innings pitched (49.1)
  • Picked up sole save of the season in the SLC championship game on 3.1 innings pitched with 1 unearned run on 3 hits
  • Fanned a season-best 6 in 5.2 innings
  • Held Sam Houston State without a run and just one hit over 3.0 frames on May 5

High School

  • Four-year letterwinner at Arlington Grace Prep
  • Batted .450 with 3 home runs as a senior
  • Honorable mention All-State and first-team All-district honors at first base senior year
  • Earned All-District accolades each season in high school
  • Drafted in 48th round by Pittsburgh Pirates

Personal

  • Son of Bill and Cathy Thompson
  • Born Oct. 23, 1993
  • Kinesiology major

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