Of the 453 Coastal Carolina student-athletes, 256 posted a GPA of 3.0 or better for the fall 2012 semester
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2012 (Senior): Returned from offseason injury in October to play in seven of the team's last eight games and total 222 minutes ... Logged 46 minutes in Big South Conference Tournament game against Winthrop ... Recorded five shots, including two against High Point.
2011 (Junior): Finished the season with five points via two goals and an assist to tie for the Coastal Carolina season-best ... Recorded both goals on penalty kicks ... First goal of the season was the eventual game winner in the Chants 3-0 rout of VMI ... Hammered home her second penalty kick of the season and third of her career in the 53rd minute against Campbell to pull Coastal within a goal at 2-1 ... Appeared in all 19 games, making 18 starts ... Tallied 23 shot attempts, with nine falling on frame, to rank second on the team in the category ... Assisted on Cami Skladany's goal against VMI as she launched a perfectly placed corner kick into the box ... Averaged 1.21 shots per game ... Named to the 2011-12 Big South Presidential Honor Roll.
2010 (Spohomore): Tallied a goal and an assist for three points... Scored the game winner at UNC Wilmington on a penalty kick with 1:13 to play in regulation... Attempted 24 shots, fifth most on the team, including eight on goal... Lone Chanticleer to attempt a penalty kick on the year... Averaged 1.33 shots and .06 goals per game... Fired two shots on frame at both Radford and Gardner-Webb ... Named to the 2010-11 Big South Presidential Honor Roll.
2009 (Freshman): Appeared in all 21 games for the Chanticleers with six starts... Was named to the Big South All-Freshman Team... Scored her first career goal against George Mason Sept. 13... Attempted 13 shots on the year, eight of which were on goal... Had three shot attempts at High Point Oct. 3 ... Named to the 2009-10 Big South Presidential Honor Roll.
At Southside Christian HS: Was a four-year varsity letterwinner at Southside Christian High School in Simpsonville, S.C... Was a four-time 2A All-State and All-Region selection... Led the team in goals and assists all four seasons with the Sabres... Was chosen to play in the 2009 Clash of the Carolinas All-Star Game... Helped the Sabres to the state championship game in 2005 for the school's first-ever appearance in the title game... Named an All-State selection by the High School Sports Report in 2006... Played club soccer for the Under-17 CESA 91 Premier in the fall of 2008, helping them to a South Carolina state championship... Was in the Olympic Development Program with the SC State Select '91 Team from 2005-08... Helped the CESA 90 Premier to a state championship in 2007... Was third on in the RIII Premier League in scoring in 2004-05 and scored the game-winning goal in the championship game... Was a National Honor Society member and graduated magna cum laude from Southside Christian.
Personal: Full name: Shelby Morgan Thomas... Daughter of Chip and Angie Thomas... Plans to major in exercise and sport science at Coastal Carolina.