Trent Thompson

Trent  Thompson


Tampa, Fla.

High School:
Berkeley Prep

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 247



Offense Surges Late in No. 22 Baseball's Sunday Sweep of Rutgers

The Knights scored eight runs in the final four innings.


Vasquez's Walk-Off Gives No. 22 Baseball Seventh-Straight Series Win

The junior drove in the winning run with a single in the bottom of the 11th.


Baseball Sweeps No. 9 Louisville in Thursday Doubleheader

Skoglund's game one gem set up walk-off thriller in game two.


Knights Lose Series Finale vs. No. 9 Louisville

The game ended with the bases loaded in the ninth.


First Place in The American on the Line when Baseball Takes on No. 9 Louisville

The Knights will play a doubleheader Thursday and then a single game on either Friday or Saturday.

Sophomore (2015)
-Made 15 relief appearances and two starts
-Totaled 16 strikeouts in 18.2 innings of work
-Pitched a perfect inning against Siena (2/15) and added a pair of punch outs
-Earned a save by recording the final two outs at South Alabama (2/2)
-Set a personal best with five strikeouts against Ole Miss (3/1) in 3.1 frames of work
-Provided two shutout innings of relief to close out the game vs. No. 2 Florida (3/3)
-Delivered a perfect inning of work against Presbyterian (3/22)
-Earned starts vs. Florida Atlantic (3/31) and at Jacksonville (3/24)
-Added one frame at Florida Atlantic (5/6), allowing just one hit

Freshman (2014)
-Appeared in 30 games out of the bullpen
-Posted 1-6 mark with five saves and a 3.74 ERA
-Fanned 23 batters in 45.2 innings pitched
-Pitched two innings vs. Oklahoma (2/22) to secure the save with one strikeout
-In 2.2 innings vs. Michigan (3/5), Thompson allowed just three hits and threw two strikeouts
-Struck out two in two frames tossed vs. Louisville (4/17)
-Worked three scoreless innings against Louisville (4/18)
-Fanned two in 2.2 innings vs. Rutgers (4/26)
-Logged two or more innings of relief in six-straight appearances (4/17-5-7)

Prior to UCF
-A three-year letterman as a pitcher and utility fielder for head coach Justin Houston at Berkeley Prep in Tampa
-Also played quarterback and offensive lineman early in high-school career
-In junior campaign, was named to the all-county team as a pitcher with a 5-1 record in 51 1/3 innings, 1.09 ERA, 60 strikeouts and an opponent batting average of .159
-Helped lead Berkeley Prep to the 4A District Championship and to the regional final
-Was unable to compete in senior season due to injury

Personal -Born in Tampa, Fla.
-Son of Jeff and Bobbi Thompson
-Has a sister, Nicole
-Majoring in Human Communication


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