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Viola's Thompson headed to Lyon College

Wednesday, May 23, 2007

Viola Lady Longhorn basketball and softball standout Micah Thompson has accepted an invitation to walk-on at Lyon College in Batesville, continuing her career on the hardwood.

Thompson, who was named the 2005 Lyon College High School Tournament's Most Valuable Player, helping Viola win the tourney for the first time in school history, averaged 17.7 points and 7.4 rebounds as a senior and was named to the All-State team.

She also earned All-Conference honors for each of her three seasons at the high-school level.

Thompson scored over 1,500 points in her three-year career at Viola.

Thompson also received an academic scholarship from Lyon College.

She is the daughter of Mike and Lisa Thompson of Viola.



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