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Mason Thomas

SS
Position
6'0''
Height
200 lbs.
Weight
Redshirt Freshman
Class
Virginia Beach, Va.
Hometown
Kempsville HS
High School

AT VIRGINIA
2015 – Appeared in all 12 of UVA’s games, mostly on special teams … finished the season with five tackles … four of his tackles came on special teams, including three on punt returns. 2014 – Appeared in nine of UVA’s 12 games … did not play against No. 7 UCLA, No. 21 Louisville or at No. 21 BYU … finished season with two tackles … tallied one stop against Richmond … also made a tackle at Virginia Tech in the season finale … saw most of his time on special teams. 2013 – Appeared in six of UVA’s 12 games … made two tackles … recorded one stop against Oregon and another against VMI … played mostly special teams … saw time on defense against Oregon, VMI, Clemson, North Carolina and Miami. 2012 – Appeared in nine of UVA’s 12 games … did not play in the Penn State, Georgia Tech and Duke games … primarily was used on special teams … was UVA’s scout team player of the week for the Richmond game … made collegiate debut against Richmond. 2011 – Redshirted season … selected by the UVA coaches as the scout team player of the week for the Indiana game.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL
Safety and WR at Kempsville High School in Virginia Beach … received a scouts grade of 63 from ESPN.com … second-team all-Beach District selection as a senior … finished his senior season with 72 tackles … started on both sides of the ball for coach Jamaine Paddyfoot … also a member of the Chiefs track team.