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: 2, at Palm Beach Atlantic -- 09/26/12 ; Saint Leo -- 10/09/12 ; Eckerd -- 10/27/12
Goals: 1, at Palm Beach Atlantic -- 09/26/12 ; Saint Leo -- 10/09/12
Assists: 2, Eckerd -- 10/27/12
Shots: 5, at Palm Beach Atlantic -- 09/26/12