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Shea Thomas

Class: Senior
Position:
Height: 6-0
Weight: 172

Previous School: Homeschool (Gorin Tennis Academy)

Hometown: Petaluma, Calif.

2012-13 (Jr.):
• Named Big South All-Conference in both singles and doubles
• Declared a Big South flight winner in the No. 1 doubles position
• Won 27 singles matches combined over the fall and spring seasons, setting a new Liberty single-season record
• Recorded 23 doubles wins between fall and spring competition with partner Egon Samaai, setting the program record for doubles wins in a single season by a duo
• Tallied an 11-6 singles mark and a 9-3 doubles record during the tournament season
• Advanced to the round of 16 at the Southern Intercollegiate tournament after posting a 3-1 singles record
• Became the first Flame ever to win a singles title at the UVa Fall Classic, posting a perfect 4-0 mark in the Gold Bracket
• Posted a 3-0 doubles record in the Black Bracket with Samaai, capturing Liberty's first ever doubles title at the UVa Fall Classic
• Went 16-6 in singles action during the spring season, with 14 wins coming at the No. 2 position
• Recorded a 5-3 mark in Big South singles matches
• Opened the season with eight consecutive singles wins
• Ranked second in wins in the conference in the No. 2 position
• Tallied a 14-7 record in doubles contests, playing all but one match in the No. 1 spot
• Started the season 9-1 in doubles matches
•  Posted a 6-2 record in doubles tilts in Big South competition
• Finished first in the conference with a .700 winning percentage in the No. 1 doubles position

2011-12 (So.):
• Notched three wins in singles play during fall competition
• Posted a 2-1 record at UVa Classic
• Tallied four doubles victories during the fall
• Recorded 10 singles wins during spring action
• Played all but three matches in the No. 2 position
• Went 4-3 in Big South play
• Posted a team best 17-4 record in doubles action, including a 14-2 mark with partner Tristan Stayt
• Played majority of doubles matches in No. 2 position
• Notched a 4-3 record in doubles play during conference schedule
• Posted win streaks of seven and five games in doubles action

2010-11 (Fr.): 
• Named to the Big South Presidential Honor Roll
• Went 2-5 in singles matches during fall tournament schedule and 4-2 in doubles matches
• Played in No. 2-No. 5 singles slots in Liberty lineup during spring dual matches, posting a 9-10 record
• Included a five-match win streak in the No. 3 position
• Went 12-7 in doubles matches
• Posted four and five-match win streaks with teammate Giancarlo Lemmi
Prep: 
• Ranked No. 7 in Northern California and No. 20 in California
• Won a championship tournament and singles and sectionals in doubles
• Selected to play for Northern California in the National Jr. Davis Cup tournament in Champaign, Ill.

Personal: 
• Son of Russ and Heidi Thomas
• Birthday is March 23
• Majoring in buisness finance