On Tompkins: Quick athlete who could compete for a starting spot ... good vision with solid passing skills ... versatile left-hander who can be used at the X or on the wing ... has worked hard on his shooting ... listed as a "Dark Horse" in Inside Lacrosse's 2005 recruiting issue ... switched from No. 47 to No. 19 prior to the 2007 season ... switched to No. 5 prior to the 2008 season.
As a junior (2008): One goal in season debut in 17-7 win at Mount St. Mary's (2/26) ... assisted on Spencer McAllister's fourth-quarter goal in 15-7 loss at No.2 Duke (3/1) ... tied career best with two goals in 13-5 win over Providence (3/3) ... assisted Spencer McAllister's goal in 16-4 win over Air Force (3/16) ... also had two groundballs vs. the Falcons ... one goal and a caused turnover in 9-4 win over Penn (4/19) ... scored the game's first goal in 16-10 win over Yale (5/3) ... made his first career start vs. the Bulldogs ... one groundball in 10-7 win over Denver (5/10) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
As a sophomore (2007): Made his season debut in 8-7 win over No. 13 Towson (3/10) ... scored his first goal of the season in 13-4 win over Lafayette (3/13) ... two assists, the first of his college career, in 18-3 win over Mount St. Mary's (3/20) ... also picked up three groundballs and caused two turnovers vs. the Mount.
As a freshman (2006): Made his collegiate debut in 10-4 season opening victory at No. 7 Georgetown (2/25) ... picked up his first collegiate groundball in 9-4 win at UMBC (3/18) ... scored his first collegiate goal, with Maryland a man-down, in 14-2 win over Dartmouth (3/21) ... career-high two goals in 18-2 win over Sacred Heart (4/18) ... one groundball in 16-8 win over No. 12 Denver (5/13) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
Before Maryland: Second team Baltimore Sun all-Baltimore City ... helped lead Gilman to an 8-6 record in 2005, including a 10-9 upset of top-ranked McDonogh ... totaled 45 points on 14 goals and 31 assists as a senior ... team captain ... 31 goals with 17 assists as a junior in 2004 ... a three-year letterwinner for Coach Dave Allan and Coach Brooks Matthews ... Free State team selection ... a Top 205 All-Star.
Personal: Son of John and Sara Tompkins ... brother of Jack and Julia ... uncle, Chip Tompkins, played lacrosse at Washington & Lee ... majoring in finance.