Chrissy Thomas
Chrissy  Thomas


Arlington, Va.

High School:



Niehaus and Tublin 2017 Big Ten Sportsmanship Honorees

Athletes distinguished themselves through sportsmanship and ethical behavior


Buckeye Spotlight - Chrissy Thomas catches up with the senior from Virginia


2014-15 Buckeye Power Club Announced


Buckeyes Split A Pair Of Matches

Scarlet falls to Nebraska but Grey tops Rose Hulman


Buckeyes Notch Season-high Against No. 1 West Virginia

Ohio State's 2349 in air rifle was the second highest air rifle team score in program history

2016-17 (Senior)

  • Shot in six events on the year and finished with an 1141 aggregate average
  • Had a 563 to open the year in smallbore at West Virginia
  • Notched her best scores of the year three weeks later at home vs. the Mountaineers with season-highs of 562 in smallbore and 584 in air rifle for an 1146 aggregate
  • Tied her season-high in air rifle with a 584 at the Buckeye Open
  • Posted back-to-back 582s in air rifle vs. Kentucky and at the PRC Championship
  • Finished with an aggregate of 1143 vs. Kentucky

2015-16 (Junior)

  • Had season averages of 556.6 in smallbore and 575.3 in air rifle over a total of six events
  • Opened the year with a solid air rifle score of 576 at Nevada
  • Posted a 558 in smallbore at West Virginia and at home against Nebraska
  • Enjoyed her best outing of the year at the NCAA Qualifier, posting season-highs in smallbore (576), air rifle (581) and aggregate (1148)

2014-15 (Sophomore)

  • Ohio State Scholar-Athlete
  • Opened the year with a 574 in air rifle and a 561 in smallbore at Ole Miss
  • Notched her second-best air rifle score of the year with a 586 on day two at UTEP
  • Competed for the team in air rifle at home against No. 1 West Virginia and shot her best score of the year at 587 en route to her second-best aggregate of 1,147
  • Fired a 585 in air rifle at Nebraska and followed that with a 583 against TCU
  • Recorded her best smallbore score of the year at Akron with a 569
  • Had a 583 at home against Nebraska
  • Posted her best aggregate of the year at 1,148 against TCU after scores of 581 in air rifle and a 567 in smallbore
  • Enjoyed her second-best smallbore score of the year with a 568 against Kentucky
  • Finished the year with scores of 559 in smallbore and 578 in air rifle at the NCAA Qualifier in Columbus

2013-14 (Freshman)

  • Fired a 570 in smallbore and air rifle in her first competition as a Buckeye at the Memphis Tiger Open
  • Posted a score of 585 in air rifle at the Ole Miss Invitational
  • Recorded a score of 570 in smallbore and a 579 in air rifle in a match at West Virginia
  • Fired scores of 564 in smallbore and 584 in air rifle in a dual meet victory over UT Martin and Rose-Hulman
  • Recorded a 571 and a 584 in smallbore and air rifle, respectively, at the Roger Withrow Open
  • Fired a personal-best 589 in air rifle competing as an individual at TCU while also shooting a 569 in smallbore
  • Competing as an individual at the PRC Championship, she qualified for the final and finished seventh overall in air rifle with a personal-best-tying score of 589
  • Firing as an individual at the NCAA qualifier she posted a 563 in smallbore and a 585 in air rifle

Shooting Experience Four year letterwinner on the Yorktown High School rifle team... was named team's most improved her freshman season... was named captain of the squad and team's most valuable player in each of her sophomore, junior and senior seasons... named First Team All-Metropolitan in both air rifle and smallbore her junior and senior seasons... qualified for National Junior Olympics her junior season... named Rifle Sportswoman of the Year in her senior season... received NRA master rank for international air.

Personal Daughter of Ned and Susan... has two siblings, Nathan and Clifton... has plans to attend pharmacy school following graduation... other hobbies include cooking, reading, playing outdoor sports, international travel and speking French... lists greatest sports thrill as competing at the National Junior Olympics... was French Honors President during her senior year of high school and was part of Fellowship of Christian Athletes her junior and senior years.