5 - Alicia Thompson
Alicia Thompson
Height: 5-8
Year: Senior
Hometown: Mission Viejo, Calif.
High School: Capistrano Valley HS
Position: Catcher/Infield
2003: A tremendously skilled player behind the plate, Thompson will see a lot of playing time as a starting catcher depending upon which line-up the Gauchos go with in the infield...High School: Prepped at Capistrano Valley High School...Spent time behind the plate and on the left side of the infield...Named to both the All-South Coast League First and Second Teams in her career...Helped lead the Cougars to a South Coast League Championship in 2001...Travel Ball: Played for the 2000 ASA under-16 champions Tuff-e-Nuff travel team, which she lists as her most memorable sporting moment...Earned All-State honors at first base with Tuff-e-Nuff...Twice named All-State as a catcher with the California Squeeze...Won the AFA Championship with the Squeeze in 1998... Personal: Alicia Marie Thompson was born December 5, 1984 in Springfield, MA...Is currently undeclared but leaning towards majoring in Business Economics...Hopes to open a hair salon some day...Roots for the Anahiem Angels...Is a fan of Reggie Jackson and Derek Jeter...Enjoys reading "People" magazine...Likes to watch Southpark...Favorite movies are "Liar! Liar!" and "Audrey Rose"...Has an older sister, Sami, and two younger brothers, Mark and Cody...Daughter of Scott and Elizabeth Thompson and Dawn and Scott Newbaurer.