5 Tatum Thornton
5 Tatum Thornton
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
High School: Palm Beach State / Life HS
Position: MB
Major: Psychology
m 20
k/s 1.03
h % .190
a/s 0.05
b/s 0.86
sa/s 0.00
d/s 0.16

Palm Beach State College: Played two seasons at the Lake Worth, Fla. junior college... Coached by Drew Colvin... Two-time All-Conference second team (2016, 2017)... 2017: Played in 25 matches... Averaged 1.23 kills and 1.1 blocks per set (27th in NJCAA)... Totaled 86 kills and 77 blocks... Recorded 134.5 points... Posted a .276 hitting percentage... 2016: 28 matches played with 91 sets... .311 hitting percentage was 38th in the nation... Totaled 156 kills (1.71 kps) and 82 blocks (0.90 bps).

High School: Graduated from Life HS in Waxahachie, Texas... Coached by Nancy Moore... Lettered four years in volleyball... Three-time All-District first team (2013, 2014, 2015)... Also lettered in cheerleading and track & field... Two-time Sprinter of the Year (2012, 2016)... Cheer Honors: 2013 NCA All-American, UCA All-American (2011, 2012, 2014, 2015), Two-time varsity cheer captain (2015, 2016), Spirit Award (2015-16).

Personal: Born Aug. 28, 1998 in Dallas, Texas... Nickname: "T"... Daughter of Barry and Lavor Thornton... Siblings: Brashauna Thornton (34) and Barry Thornton, Jr. (30)... Majoring in psychology with a minor in education... Future plans: Skin Care specialist... Hobbies: Volleyball, Crafts... Favorite book: "The Fault in Our Stars"; Favorite midnight snack: Candy; Favorite movie: "Coraline"; Favorite musical artist: Lil Uzi Vert; Favorite song: "No Tears Left to Cry"; Tatum can't go a week without: Music; Most thrilling moment in sports: Winning; Favorite Tusculum moment: Volleyball Camp; Advice to kids: "Stay positive and be yourself"; Favorite color: Red; Favorite food: Pizza; Favorite sport other than volleyball: Cheerleading; Person Tatum most admires: Her sister; Most famous person Tatum has ever met: Asian Doll, Bhad Bhabie; Toughest opponent Tatum has ever faced: Jada Burse; What people don't know about Tatum: She can do eye lashes well; When she was a kid, Tatum tried to be like: Beyonce.

Recent Games
Oct 23 at Carson-Newman W, 3-2
Oct 26 Lenoir-Rhyne W, 3-1
Oct 27 Catawba L, 3-2
Oct 30 Mars Hill L, 3-1
Nov 2 at #25 Wingate L, 3-0
Nov 3 at Coker L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 20 16
Sets 58 54
Kills 60 52
Kills per set 1.03 0.96
Errors 27 25
Total Attacks 174 162
Hitting Percentage .190 .167
Assists 3 3
Assists per set 0.05 0.06
Service Aces 0 0
Service Errors 1 0
Service Aces per set 0.00 0.00
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 9 9
Digs per set 0.16 0.17
Block Solo 7 6
Block Assist 43 42
Block Total 50 48
Blocks per set 0.86 0.89
Block Errors 7 7
Ball Handling Errors 1 1
Points 88.5 79.0
Points per set 1.5 1.5
Matches started 17 16
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 31 Chowan W, 3-0 - 1 4 0 4 1.000 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 5.0
Aug 31 Emmanuel (Ga.) W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 1 Belmont Abbey L, 3-2 1 1 3 1 5 .400 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Sep 1 King (Tenn.) L, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 7 Montevallo L, 3-1 - 1 1 1 3 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 8 Georgia College L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Queens (N.C.) L, 3-1 1 3 2 1 6 .167 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 18 at Lincoln Memorial L, 3-0 1 3 3 0 6 .500 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 3 0 4.5
Sep 21 at Anderson (S.C.) L, 3-0 1 3 3 1 9 .222 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Sep 22 at Newberry L, 3-2 1 5 5 2 10 .300 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 1 3 0 6.5
Sep 25 at Mars Hill L, 3-0 1 3 5 1 16 .250 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 6.0
Sep 28 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 3-0 1 3 1 1 6 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 3 0 2.5
Oct 2 Carson-Newman L, 3-0 1 3 2 3 9 -.111 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 0 3.5
Oct 5 Wingate L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Coker L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Catawba W, 3-2 1 5 6 2 17 .235 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 0 6 0 9.0
Oct 13 at Queens (N.C.) L, 3-0 1 3 2 4 10 -.200 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 4 1 4.5
Oct 16 Lincoln Memorial L, 3-0 1 1 1 2 6 -.167 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.0
Oct 19 Anderson (S.C.) L, 3-0 1 3 4 1 11 .273 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 6.0
Oct 20 Newberry W, 3-1 1 4 8 3 14 .357 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Oct 23 at Carson-Newman W, 3-2 1 5 6 2 18 .222 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 1 4 0 8.0
Oct 26 Lenoir-Rhyne W, 3-1 1 4 2 2 12 .000 1 0 0 0 0 2 7 0 9 0 7.5
Oct 27 Catawba L, 3-2 1 5 2 0 11 .182 1 0 0 0 1 1 7 0 8 0 6.5
Oct 30 Mars Hill L, 3-1 1 1 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.0
Nov 2 at #25 Wingate L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Coker L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2018-19 20 58 60 1.03 27 174 .190 3 0.05 0 0.00 9 0.16 7 43 50 0.86 88.5 1.5
2019-20 17 61 79 1.30 42 219 .169 2 0.03 3 0.05 20 0.33 8 43 51 0.84 111.5 1.8
Total 37 119 139 1.17 69 393 .178 5 0.04 3 0.03 29 0.24 15 86 101 0.85 200.0 1.7
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 20 58 60 1.03 27 174 .190 3 0.05 0 0.00 9 0.16 7 43 50 0.86 88.5 1.5
Conference 16 54 52 0.96 25 162 .167 3 0.06 0 0.00 9 0.17 6 42 48 0.89 79.0 1.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 28 29 1.04 14 82 .183 2 0.07 0 0.00 2 0.07 5 20 25 0.89 44.0 1.6
Away 8 30 31 1.03 13 92 .196 1 0.03 0 0.00 7 0.23 2 23 25 0.83 44.5 1.5
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 5 19 26 1.37 9 65 .262 1 0.05 0 0.00 4 0.21 3 17 20 1.05 37.5 2.0
Losses 15 39 34 0.87 18 109 .147 2 0.05 0 0.00 5 0.13 4 26 30 0.77 51.0 1.3
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August 1 1 4 4.00 0 4 1.000 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 1 0 1 1.00 5.0 5.0
September 9 23 23 1.00 8 61 .246 1 0.04 0 0.00 3 0.13 1 11 12 0.52 29.5 1.3
October 10 34 33 0.97 19 109 .128 2 0.06 0 0.00 6 0.18 5 32 37 1.09 54.0 1.6