Houston Thom

Name: Houston Thom

High School: Sam Barlow High School (Gresham, Ore.)

Sport(s): Baseball

Position(s): Outfielder

Height / Weight: 5-11, 185

High School Highlights:
Named a first-team all-conference player and a second-team all-state outfielder his junior year (2013); hit .392 with seven doubles, 22 RBIs and three homers as a junior

Why I chose George Fox:
Not only is it a winning program year in and year out, but it's a university that provides a great education. The coaching staff and players all made me feel at home from day one and that was huge also.