Hometown: Newcastle, England
THOMAS AT A GLANCE: Has a good presence at holding the ball ... Natural at putting his head on ball ... Can place the ball into attacking third or get finishing touches.
FRESHMAN (2012): Played in 14 games for the Bucs including seven starts…Finished tied for second on the team with three assists…Scored his first career goal in a Bucs 3-2 victory over Palm Beach Atlantic on Sep. 26…Chipped in a pair of assists in Barry’s 3-0 win over Eckerd in the season finale...Voted Jon Samford Team MVP Award.
HIGH SCHOOL & CLUB: Graduated from Whitley Bay in 2009...Played under Lie Pictow, and was the team’s top goal scorer his senior year...Scored 22 goals in 19 games.
PERSONAL: Son of George and Elaine Coombes ... Majoring in sport management.
Points: 4, at Tampa -- 10/25/13
Goals: 2, at Tampa -- 10/25/13
Assists: 2, Eckerd -- 10/27/12
Shots: 6, at Tampa -- 10/25/13
SOG per game: 11th (1.03)
Penalty kicks made: t-12th (1)
Penalty kick attempts: t-13th (1)
Shots per game: 14th (2.09)
Game-winning goals: t-8th (4 in 2013)