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.
SOPHOMORE (2013): Played and started in 19 games for Barry...Led the team in goals scored with nine...Led the team in shots with 49...Led the team in shots on goal with 24...Led the team in game winning goals with four...Named a Honoranle Mention on the SSC All-Conference Team.
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)