Amy Thomas begins her third season as an assistant to Head Coach Bill Baber.
Thomas is a native to CBU as she was a former player in the 2007 and 2008 seasons. She was a two-time NAIA Pitcher of the Year, along with a two-time NAIA All-American. As a pitcher, she still holds a host of program records; she is first in ERA (0.83), fourth in wins (60), second in saves (8) and third with 53 complete games.
In 2007, Thomas posted an ERA of 0.56, which is the second best single-season ERA in CBU history. She had 47 appearances in the circle during the 2008 season, which is tied for first with her sister Candice Thomas. Thomas led the team in 2007 with 187 strikeouts and again in 2008 with 182. She also pitched 449 innings in her career, which is currently fourth on the career list.
Thomas prepped three varsity seasons at Barstow (Calif.) High School, graduating in 2004. She earned league MVP honors and was named Desert Dispatch and Daily Press Player of the Year as a 2004 senior. Thomas was also named Barstow High School Female Athlete of the Year in 2004 and helped her team advance to the CIF championship game.
Prior to joining the Lancer coaching staff, Thomas worked as a health and wellness coach for Herbalife.
Thomas graduated from CBU in 2008 with a degree in kinesiology.