Gonzaga won a co-title in the WCC Conference as Thornquist made seven appearances and one start.
SOPHOMORE LAMAR CC
Pitched for one year at Lamar Community College, seeing action in 20 games with seven starts and 54.0 innings pitched…went 7-2 with three saves…struck out 67 and posted a 3.00 ERA.
FRESHMAN UNIVERSITY OF SIOUX FALLS
Pitched one year for the University of Sioux Falls Cougars.
Graduated from Golden High School (Demons)…was a pitcher, outfielder and first baseman, earning a varsity letter for Head Coach William Brady…was a team captain as a senior…also played quarterback and defensive end for two years on the school’s football team…club experience playing for Davy Jones Baseball in Denver where he won the Nate Journey Award.
Father, David, is an oil and gas landman and ran track and field, while playing basketball and football at Dickinson State University…mother, Susan, is a banking customer service manager…older sister, Rachael, played volleyball at Seton Hall and the University of Hawai’I at Hilo…enjoys hunting and fishing…majoring in business administration and finance.