2001 (Junior) - Did not see game action... A valuable member of the scout team defense.
Garden City CC - All-Jayhawk Conference pick... Team won Jayhawk Conference title in 2000... Played for two seasons at Garden City, appearing in 1999 and 2000... Lists a four-overtime victory over Butler County as his greatest sports thrill to date... Junior college coach was Bob Larson.
Greeley County HS - Graduated in 1999... Eight-man football player of the year... All-state selection who played in the Shrine Bowl all-star game... Jackrabbits won 8-man state title in 1998... High school football coach was Cliff Schultz... Also lettered three years in basketball, three years in track and field and once in golf.
Personal - Born July 30, 1980... Parents are Mike and Mary Thon... Last name is pronounced “tone”... Hopes to become a teacher... Has three older siblings.