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County: Hampshire

High School: Hampshire High School
GPA: 4.3

Activities and achievements: A four-year football player, Thomas also ran track and was on the basketball team. He took honors at Hampshire County's math field day several years in a row and attended the Governor's Honors Academy. Thomas is treasurer of the National Honor Society and belongs to the Varsity Club and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. 

Plans: Thomas still is deciding on a four-year college, but he would like to major in either engineering or post-secondary education.