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Drew Thompson

School

Virginia

Position
Midfielder
G
11
A
9
PTS
20
GB
51
Drew Thompson

Classroom

Is a cognitive science major and has been named to the ACC Honor Roll for each of his three years at Virginia. Was also named to the 2006 All-ACC Academic Men’s Lacrosse team.

Community

Thompson is a board member for the Louis Acompora Foundation. The foundation was started to honor Thompson’s childhood friend and high school teammate, Louis Acompora, who died of a heart condition called Commotio Cordis. The foundation focuses on the placement of portable defibrillators in all schools and athletics events.

Competition

Heading into his senior season, Drew was named Preseason All-American by Face-Off Yearbook. In 2006, he tied a Virginia record and led the nation’s midfielders with 23 assists. He scored 40 total points, ninth in the history of Virginia lacrosse for a midfielder.