Friday October 28th, 2016

2016 Free Agent pitcher TJ Thompson (multi time USSSA Champion A and B)




TJ Thompson

USSSA Playing History 2013-present

USSSA Playing History 2012

USSSA Playing History 2008-2009 Player Page

Interview conducted on 1/17/2015

Who are you playing with in 2016?
Free Agent –

What positions do you play and what is your best position?

Who is the best softball player you have ever seen play?
Andy Purcell,Brian Wegman ,Dennis Rulli and Kevin Kennigton

Who is the best up and coming player in softball and why?
Neil Haglund and Luis Renya young and are game changers

Where do you call home?
Wilmington, Ohio

What's your favorite way to spend an off weekend?
Hanging out with family fishing,hunting and camping

What do you do for a living?
Own a construction business

How did you get your start in softball and how did you get to the upper level?
Local friends starting playing e ball then met Mike Foulks who really helped me out with softball and life in general thanks Mike and all the sponsors and coaches that have helped me accomplish things that I set out to do when I started this game thank you very much been really blessed to meet you.

What would you say is your career highlight to this point? Maybe one play or game that sticks out to you in particular?
Being in 4 world championships in 5 years and winning two was awesome, hate losing but the games we did lose were unbelievable games that will stick with me forever

What is your favorite sports team and your favorite sport other than softball?
Buckeyes and bengals

What is the best improvement upper level softball could make?
More home runs and move teams up to major in time Andy Purcell will retire and the level of play will even out in some way and teams will have a shot at it 

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