Dordt College News

Dordt Adds Thompson For Baseball and Football

February 27, 2013

(Wednesday, February 27; Sioux Center, Iowa)  Glen C. Thompson II, a senior at Vista Ridge High School (Colorado), has announced his intention to attend Dordt College and join the Defender football and baseball programs.

Thompson, a 6-3, 195 pound lineman in football, earned all-area honors in 2012 and first-team all-conference honors along with academic all-state accolades.  He had 42 tackles, three fumble recoveries and 1.5 sacks last season.  Vista Ridge advanced to the 2012 Class 4A state quarterfinals.

He earned all-area honorable mention honors in baseball and batted .367 last season with nine doubles and had a 2.69 earned run average on the mound. He has claimed all-conference honorable mention honors twice while playing first base, catcher and pitcher.

Glen is the son of David and Holly Thompson.  He plans to study mechanical engineering at Dordt College.

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