- Is a two-sport athlete at UVA, also be competing for the track & field team in the spring during outdoor season
- Appeared in 14 games, scoring 13 points
- Made her collegiate debut at Mississippi State, scoring two points and grabbing a steal in two minutes on the court (11/10)
- Scored four points in four minutes against Manhattan (12/21)
- Four-year varsity letter winner in basketball at Pocono Mountain East High School
- Earned Second Team All-Conference honors her freshman season, tying her school record for single-game rebounding with 23 in one contest
- First Team All-Conference her sophomore and senior seasons
- Junior season was named the Pocono Record Girl's Basketball Player of the Year
- Reached the 1,000 career point mark her senior year while averaging 14 points, 7.4 assists and 9 rebounds per game
- Also competed in track: Three-time PIAA State Champion in the long jump
- Holds school records in four events: the 100 (12.14), 200 (24.54), 400 (57.94) and long jump (20-5), and owns the long jump record in both the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference and District 11
- Daughter of Veronica Caldwell
- Has three brothers: Khyree, Khylil and Khyon
- Undeclared major
Thompson Starts Laying GroundworkWomen's Basketball6/20/18Summer practice started Wednesday morning for the Virginia women's basketball team, which has a new head coach, Tina Thompson.Huff Looking to Make Up for Lost TimeMen's Basketball6/19/18A 7-1 forward from Durham, N.C., Jay Huff hopes to carve out a role in Virginia's frontcourt as a redshirt sophomore in 2018-19.Nus Traveling Road to RecoveryMen's Soccer6/18/18Rising senior Sergi Nus, an All-ACC defender who's recovering from a torn ACL, expects to be ready for Virginia's opener in August.
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
Jeff White: Thompson Starts Laying Groundwork
W. Basketball | 6/20/2018
Summer practice started Wednesday at John Paul Jones Arena for the Cavaliers and their new head...
Virginia to Face Michigan State in ACC/Big Ten Challenge
W. Basketball | 6/11/2018
Virginia women's basketball to play Michigan State for just the second time as part of the 2018...
Thompson Inducted into Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame
W. Basketball | 6/10/2018
Virginia head women’s basketball coach Tina Thompson was inducted into the Women’s...
Jeff White: Thompson Hits Ground Running
W. Basketball | 5/30/2018
Tina Thompson, who had a Hall of Fame playing career, took over last month as head women's...
Seven Teams Earn NCAA APP Public Recognition
W. Basketball | 5/16/2018
Virginia Athletics had seven teams earn Public Recognition for academic excellence after scoring ...
Jeff White: Thompson Ready To Lead From Front
W. Basketball | 4/18/2018
The mood was celebratory Wednesday afternoon at JPJ, where Tina Thompson was introduced as the...
Tina Thompson Introductory Press Conference
W. Basketball | 04/18/2018
Hear from Virginia head coach Tina Thompson in her introductory press conference.
Jeff White: Thompson Era Begins for Cavaliers
W. Basketball | 04/18/2018
Tina Thompson will be introduced as UVA's head women's basketball coach Wednesday afternoon at...
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