41 Miles Thomas  
Miles Thomas

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Downs, Kan.

High School:
Downs-Lakeside HS

Last College:
Butler County CC

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 235

Position:
FB

Major:
Human Resource Development


04/12/2014

Spring Game 2014

Football in the Spring

OVERVIEW: Enrolled at Minnesota in January 2014 and participated in spring practice • will have two years of playing eligibility at Minnesota.

PREVIOUS SCHOOL:Attended Butler County Community College • team was 11-1 during his freshman season • rushed eight times and scored four touchdowns • caught two passes, one of which was for a touchdown • blocked for an offense that rushed for 1,908 yards and passed for 2,324 yards.

HIGH SCHOOL: A graduate of Downs-Lakeside High School • helped lead team to an 11-1 record • played eight-man football in high school • scored 40 total touchdowns as a senior, while rushing for 1,760 yards and 30 touchdowns on 166 carries • recorded 96 tackles, five sacks, three interceptions and two forced fumbles as he was named KPreps.com's Eight-Man, Division I Defensive Player of the Year • won state powerlifting championship as a senior at 198 pounds when he benched 285 pounds, cleaned 300 and had a 495-pound squat • also was a four-year letterwinner in basketball and track.

PERSONAL: Born Dec. 24, 1993 • son of Dallason and Dawn Thomas • has three brothers and one sister.