Carnesha Thompson
Carnesha  Thompson


Lake Wales, Fla.

High School:
Lake Wales HS




Softball's Bats Propel Them Over Ball State

The Owls are now 16-3 and senior Laura Mann went 2-for-4 with three RBI in the 9-3 win over Ball State


Softball Loses 12-4 at the Hands of No. 7 LSU

The Owls move to 15-3 on the season and will face Ball State tomorrow at 10 a.m. ET


Softball's 15-1 Record is Best Start in FAU History

The previous record was set during the 1998-99 season when the team went 13-1


Two More Wins Tie Softball's Best Start Since 1998

The team had its second tournament sweep of the year with wins over Albany and North Florida tonight


Softball Displays Power in Saturday Wins

Owls will play 1:30 p.m. Sunday versus Maryland

Sophomore (2014): Singled and scored vs. St. John's...singled and scored vs. Maryland...went 2-for-4 vs. Penn State...went 2-for-3 vs. Loyola Marymount...went 3-for-4 with two runs scored vs. Illinois...singled, drove in a run and scored vs. Southern Miss...homered vs. Louisiana Tech...drove in game's only run vs. FIU...scored game winning run to clinch sweep vs. UTEP...had two doubles and scored twice in series vs. Middle Tennessee...had nine multiple hit games on the year.

Freshman (2013): Had a breakout freshman season starting 56 of 57 game appearances, primarily in the outfield...had the third highest team batting average at .312...went 2-for-3 and scoring four runs in the 11-3 win over Eastern Michigan (3/4)...had the team's second most total hits with 44 (second most in conference play), which included nine doubles, two triples and five homeruns...notable appearances include going 1-for-2 with two runs and three RBIs in the 8-0 win over ULM (3/7) and going 3-for-4, including one homerun, with one run and two RBIs in the 5-0 victory against Dartmouth (3/22)...went on a nine game hitting streak mid-season and also had nine multiple hit games...ended the season with the 23 RBIs, third highest on the team, and the second most walks with 25.

Prep: Earned MVP honors at the FACA all-star game. Named defensive MVP of Lake Wales. Third team all-state selection as a junior. Class 5A First Team All-State selection by the Miracle Sports Award Committee as well as a Class 5A Second Team All-State member by the Florida Athletic Coaches Association (FACA). Also an honorable mention volleyball player.

Personal: Daughter of Elena and Carlton Thompson...graduated from same high school that produced former FAU softball player and current assistant Chan Walker.