Senior Spotlight - Will Thomas
August 25, 2014Western Alamance High School
This week the spotlight is on Will Thomas. Thomas is in his fourth year on varsity and was selected to the “All Conference” and “All Region” teams last season. Interesting side bar: Thomas, Tyler Billings and Jamie Nakhle started their soccer career playing together for the Elks Lodge biddy team. Another Interesting fact: Thomas, along with seniors Billings, Nakhle, Noah Thompson, Sam Stafford and Madison Roberts have all played together at some point on the Hursey’s BBQ rec. team before the travel teams began.
Here is Will’s Q&A.
Name: Will Thomas
Position: Center Back
Jersey Number: 17
Age you started playing soccer: 4
Name of the team: Elks Lodge
Favorite Soccer Team: Chelsea Futbol Club
Favorite Soccer Player: Eden Hazard
Best moment playing at Western: Beating Northern Guilford twice to win
the first conference championship tournament and being regular season
Mid-State Champs (2013).
Favorite subject in school: History and Social Studies
Favorite teacher: Coach Lockner
Parent’s name: Julie and Keith Thomas
Siblings (Ages): Sam (21) who is also a former Western soccer player
Favorite Food: Pizza
Plans after Graduation: College and hopefully play soccer.