Charles Thomas Continues to Dazzle Atlanta

July 23, 2004 CougarSportsNet 0

Charles Thomas, former Asheville High multi-sport athlete, continues to perform well for the Atlanta Braves.  (Follow link for current stats.)  We visited Atlanta for a game July 17th and were able to speak with Thomas.  He was all smiles as he said “I'm living my dream.”  Not only is he a fine athlete, Thomas is a real gentlemen and a true role model.  We continue to wish him well and are now following the Braves on TV every day! […]

Follow Thomas in The Show

June 25, 2004 CougarSportsNet 0

Charles Thomas, a 25-year-old former Asheville High Baseball Standout, recently joined the Atlanta Braves from Triple-A Richmond. Thomas is replacing outfielder Dewayne Wise, who has been placed on the disabled list with a sore elbow.Thomas' first hit in an MLB game came in the seventh inning on Thursday, June 24 in Miami.  It was his second major league at-bat. Thomas played baseball under head coach Gene Hammonds while a student at Asheville High. Check out Thomas' MLB Player Page: or


Former Cougar Charles Thomas Makes it to the Big Leagues

June 24, 2004 CougarSportsNet 0

By Jacob Messer,  Asheville Citizen-Times Staff Writer

ASHEVILLE – Asheville native Charles Thomas made his major league debut with the Atlanta Braves Wednesday for their game against the Florida Marlins.  Thomas, 25, who was leading the International League in hitting, played at Asheville High and Western Carolina University. He is the second Asheville High player and sixth WCU player to reach the major leagues.
(Citizen-Times Photo)


Baseball Awards Announced

May 21, 2004 CougarSportsNet 0

The Asheville High Baseball Awards Banquet was held on Wednesday, May 19. Awards for most valuable player, most outstanding player, and the coaches award were announced by Coach Hammonds. Special thanks to Butch Kisiah for providing this information! Click Read More for the results. […]

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