18 Brandon Thompson
18 Brandon Thompson
Height: 5-11
Weight: 175
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Burlington, N.C.
High School: Bartlett Yancey
Position: DB
Major: Sport Management

Thompson

  • has appeared in 18 career games for the Quakers

2011

  • played in seven games
  • often used in Guilford’s 'Wildcat' formation
  • rushed for 36 yards on 10 carries and recorded 61 receiving yards on three catches
  • best performance came Oct. 8 against Southern Virginia University when he tallied 45 yards on two receptions, including a 37-yard touchdown catch

2010

  • made 10 appearances for Guilford this season, starting twice
  • had a career-high 14 tackles this season, 10 solo and four assisted
  • tallied three interceptions to lead the Quakers' defense this season
  • best performance came against Randolph-Macon College Oct. 23 as he had four tackles and an interception

2009

  • appeared in just one game this season, against Southern Virginia
  • played a major role for the Quakers' junior varsity squad
  • started the season as a wide receiver, but moved to quarterback midway through the year due to a rash of injuries to the Quakers' signal-callers

Personal

  • lettered two seasons at Bartlett Yancey H.S. under coach Jason Phelps
  • earned All-Triad 3-A Conference and all-region recognition
  • two-time team offensive MVP
  • also ran track in high school
  • named track MVP and qualified for regional competition
  • son of Michael and Patsy Thompson
  • psychology minor