Ali Thomason 22
Ali Thomason

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
San Rafael, Calif.

High School:
Marin Catholic

Height:
5-9

Position:
DR


04/10/2014

Thomason Selected as CWPA Defensive Player of the Week

Water Polo's Thomason Selected as CWPA Defensive Player of the Week

03/09/2014

U-M Beats No. 16 San Diego State to Complete Perfect Weekend

Water Polo Beats No. 16 San Diego State to Post Perfect Weekend

07/23/2013

Nine Wolverines Earn ACWPC All-Academic Accolades

Nine Water Polo Players Earn ACWPC All-Academic Honors

04/14/2013

Michigan Cruises Past Gannon for Third Place in Western Division

Water Polo Cruises Past Gannon for Third Place in Western Division

04/13/2013

Wolverines' Title Streak Ends with Day-One Split at Westerns

Water Polo's Title Streak Ends with Day-One Split at Westerns

Sophomore (2014)... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Named ACWPC All-America honorable mention ... Named CWPA Western Division Defensive Player of the Week (April 10) ... Appeared in all 34 games ... Established career highs with 37 goals, 23 assists, 60 points and 58 steals ... Led the Wolverines in steals ... Ranked third on the team in goals ... Recorded six hat tricks ... Registered four goals apiece in CWPA Championship wins over Brown (April 25) and #16 Hartwick (April 27) ... Tallied both overtime goals in U-M's 11-9 comeback win vs. Brown ... Recorded a career-high six steals at CSU East Bay (April 5) ... Also posted five steals vs. #16 San Diego State (March 9) and Siena (March 16) ... Recorded three goals and two assists apiece against Harvard (March 8) and #20 Wagner (Feb. 15).

Freshman (2013)... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Appeared in 32 games in her first collegiate season ... Posted 20 goals, 17 assists and 37 points ... Led freshmen in steals (40) ... Scored the game-winning goal with 5:20 remaining in the fourth quarter vs. #15 Indiana in CWPA Eastern Championship semifinals (April 27) ... Also netted a goal vs. #12 Princeton in the Eastern Championship game (April 28) ... Tallied six goals, four assists and 15 steals over the ASU Invitational (March 23-24) ... Posted a career-best three assists and five points vs. LaVerne (March 24) and a career-best five steals vs. Colorado State (March 23) ... Scored two goals vs. Notre Dame at the CWPA Western Division Championship (April 13) ... Had two goals, one assist and three steals vs. Cal Baptist (March 23) ... Recorded a career high with three goals vs. Santa Clara (Feb. 9) ...Scored first career goal vs. #10 Long Beach State (Feb. 9) ... Made collegiate debut vs. #9 San Jose State (Jan. 20).

Prep... Graduated from Marin Catholic High School (2012) ... Mario Ghilotti Outstanding Student Athlete Award ... Marin Catholic Department Life Member Dean's List ... Four-year North Coast Section Scholar Athlete ... Named NISCA/Speedo Girls All-America second team (2012) ... Named 2012 Marin County Athletic League Water Polo Player of the Year ... Two-time MCAL First Team All-League (2010, '11) ... Contributed to two MCAL team championships (2010, '11) ... Also earned three varsity letters in swimming (2009, '11, '12) ... 2011 All-American in 200y free relay ... Named 2012 MCAL Swimmer of the Year ... 2012 MCAL champion in 50 free, 200 and 400 free relays.

Personal... Alexandra Claire Thomason was born January 18, 1994 ... Daughter of Gamin and John Thomason ... Enrolled in the School of Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in neuroscience.

Year Games Points Goals Shots Pct. Assists Steals TO DKO KO
2013 32 37 20 49 .408 17 40 11 5 7
2014 34 60 37 85 .435 23 58 28 14 26
Career 66 97 57 134 .425 40 98 39 19 33