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    Brett Thornell
    Brett Thornell


    Magnolia, Texas

    High School:
    Magnolia HS

    Last College:
    McLennan CC

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 175





    SFA Takes Series From Southeastern

    SFA leads a pack of seven teams within one game of first-place in conference play with 12 games to go.


    SFA Shuts Out Southeastern

    'Jacks move into sole possession of first place with the win on Friday over the Lions.


    SFA Stays Hot With Win At DBU

    Lumberjacks avenge early-season loss to Patriots with convincing 8-3 win.


    Greening's Gem Leads SFA To 3-0 Win

    SFA moves into a three-way tie for first place in the SLC with its fifth-straight win.


    SFA Gets Walk-Off Win Over ORU

    'Jacks pound out 13 hits in walk-off effort over Oral Roberts.

    Thornell's 2013 Game-By-Game Statistics

    2013: Appeared in 48 games making 31 starts, as a junior ... .216 batting average ... 25 hits ... eight RBI ... 13 runs scored ... recorded eight multi-hit games ... recorded his first SFA hit, RBI, and run scored verse South Alabama (2/17) ... two-for-three performance verse South Alabama (2/17) ... had three two-for-four performances verse Nicholls St. (3/22), Oral Roberts (4/5), and McNeese St. (4/12).

    McLennan CC: Played in 49 games as a sophomore, hitting .272 with 12 doubles and 18 RBI in 2012 for the Highlanders.

    Magnolia HS: A four-year letterwinner for coach Dale Westmoreland ... a three-time all-district section... as a senior (2010), batted .495 and showed his speed on the base paths with 12 stolen bases ... named All-Montgomery County, District Defensive MVP, and second team all-state ... earned a nod to play in the All-Greater Area Houston All-Star Game and the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Game ... batted .400 with five steals as a junior (2009) ... played summer ball with the Houston Banditos.

    PERSONAL: Born in Houston, Texas to parents Connie and Joe Thornell ... has a brother Kyle currently on the roster at McLennan CC... signed with Texas A&M out of high school ... both parents attended Texas A&M ... grandfather played in the St. Louis Cardinals organization and his father pitched at Hill Junior College (Hillsboro, Texas) ... majoring in university studies ... aspires to be a coach following his playing career ... in his spare time enjoys fishing, bowling and working out.