11 Tess Thompson
11 Tess Thompson
Height: 5-5
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Ann Arbor, Mich.
High School: Pioneer
Position: B
Major: Political Science
Residential College: Silliman
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a 0
p 0
sh % -
gw 0
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2017 (Senior): NFHCA National Academic Squad for the fourth season in a row ... Started all 17 games, a career high ... Did not miss a game for the last three years of her career.

2016 (Junior): Earned team's Coaches' Award, given to the player who exemplifies principles, direction and persistence in pursuit of field hockey excellence at Yale, for the second straight season ... That was the fourth team award in her career ... NFHCA National Academic Squad for the third season in a row ... Appeared in all 17 games for the second year in a row, starting a career-high 11.

2015 (Sophomore): Earned team's Coaches' Award, given to the player who exemplifies principles, direction and persistence in pursuit of field hockey excellence at Yale ... Earned team's Amanda Walton Award, given by the Yale players and coaching staff to that team member who demonstrates the ability to confront challenges, displaying the courage to overcome them, while inspiring teammates with her work ethic and unselfish attitude ... NFHCA National Academic Squad for the second season in a row ... Appeared in all 17 games, starting one.

2014 (First Year): NFHCA National Academic Squad ... Earned Yale field hockey's Senior Award, awarded by the senior class to a freshman team member who reflects positive contribution to the team's philosophy and whose individual character encourages the future direction and excellence of Yale Field Hockey ... Appeared in 15 games, starting three ... Had one defensive save.

USA Field Hockey: USA Field Hockey Futures program 2007-2014 … Selected for National Futures Championship 2010, 2011 and 2012.

Pioneer High School: Captained field hockey team as a senior … All-State 2012 and 2013 … MVP 2013 …  Voted Best Defensive Player 2012 … Played fly position on defensive corner unit that shut-out more than 100 corners over course of two seasons 2012-2013 … Academic All-American 2013 … Academic All-State 2012 and 2013 … Team was Michigan State Champions 2012 … Team was First Division Champions 2012 and 2013 …  Received Martin Luther King Award for Service and Leadership 2011 … Received Optimist Breakfast Club's Harold Eastman Outstanding Youth Achievement Award 2012 … Member of National Honor Society 2012-2014 …  Elected Class President during sophomore, junior and senior years … Named one of Ann Arbor's Top Scholars 2014 … Tutor for struggling students ... Received Alice Porter Award, which recognizes "an outstanding young woman whose qualities make up the finest type of school citizen" 2014.

Pinnacle Field Hockey: Played for Pinnacle Field Hockey. 

Notes: Comes from same high school as former Yale captain Katie Bolling '11 … Has helped coach three youth field hockey teams … Is fourth child of seven children … Has multiple Ivy League and Division I athletics connections in her immediate family … Father played football at Harvard … Oldest brother, Bart, rowed crew and played lacrosse for Stanford … Older sister Kelsey played field hockey for Northwestern … Older sister Molly played field hockey at Georgetown.

Why Yale? "I chose Yale because of the opportunity to learn from incredible professors, meet fascinating people from all over the world, and live in the unique residential college system on the beautiful campus. I was also drawn to Yale because there are boundless opportunities to explore your passion, whether it's research, music, politics, service, computer science, or anything you can think of. I am very excited that I am able to represent Yale on the field and play at the Division I level."

Recent Games
Oct 14 Dartmouth W, 5-2
Oct 20 at Penn L, 1-0
Oct 22 at Massachusetts W, 1-0
Oct 28 at Columbia L, 5-4
Oct 29 Bucknell L, 3-2
Nov 4 Brown W, 4-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 7
Games started 17 7
Goals 0 0
Assists 0 0
Points 0 0
Shots 0 0
Shot Pct - -
Game-winning goals 0 0
Defensive saves 0 0
Penalty strokes 0-0 0-0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct gw ds ps-att
Sep 2 Sacred Heart W, 6-2 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 8 at Quinnipiac L, 4-2 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 10 at Hofstra W, 5-2 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 15 at Central Michigan W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 17 at Michigan St. L, 4-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 23 Harvard L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 24 Liberty W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Sep 29 at Princeton L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 1 at Lehigh W, 7-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 7 Cornell L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 8 Bryant W, 4-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 14 Dartmouth W, 5-2 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 20 at Penn L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 22 at Massachusetts W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 28 at Columbia L, 5-4 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Oct 29 Bucknell L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
Nov 4 Brown W, 4-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0-0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2014-15 15 3 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
2015-16 17 1 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
2016-17 17 11 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
2017-18 17 17 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
Total 66 32 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% gw ds ps-att
2014-15 15 3 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 1 0-0
2015-16 17 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0
2016-17 17 11 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0
2017-18 17 17 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0
Total 66 32 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 1 0-0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 17 17 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
Conference 7 7 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 8 8 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
Away 9 9 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 9 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
Losses 8 8 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
-
September 8 8 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
October 8 8 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
November 1 1 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% gw ds ps-att
Total 17 17 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0
Conference 7 7 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0
-
Home 8 8 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0
Away 9 9 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0
-
Wins 9 9 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0
Losses 8 8 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0
-
September 8 8 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0
October 8 8 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0
November 1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0