"10. Michael Thompson. The low amateur in the U.S. Open (tied for 29th overall), the University High grad was a consensus All-American at Alabama, where he led the Crimson Tide to its first SEC title in 28 years, won the individual SEC championship himself, made the U.S. Palmer Cup team. He also played two memorable rounds at the Masters in which he gained great respect by calling a penalty on himself in a virtually unseen putting situation."via the Arizona Daily Star (article no longer available)
Sunday, December 28, 2008
Michael Thompson was named the 10th best sports figure from Southern Arizona in 2008 by the Arizona Daily Star.
Posted by Randy Roberts at 12/28/2008 08:22:00 PM
Wednesday, December 10, 2008
Word from uncle Mike is that Michael will be playing on the Hooters Tour in the upcoming season. He also said that Michael will be getting in some good practice time with his swing coach, Susie Meyers in preparation for the season.