Regina Thomas
Regina Thomas


Richardson, Texas

High School:





Ole Miss Atheltics And The Impact Of Title IX

Rebel Women's Sports Through The Years


Ole Miss Athletics And The Impact Of Title IX

Rebel Women's Sports Through The Years


Thomas Named Honorable Mention All-America By AVCA

Senior Gets National Recognition For Second Straight Season


Regina Thomas Named Who's Who

List Includes 10 Student-Athletes


Thomas Named All-Region First Team Selection By AVCA

Senior Middle Blocker Earns Honor For Second Straight Year

2011: Named a first team All-Region team selection for the South Region by the American Volleyball Coaches Association ... Second team All-SEC selection ... Started all 28 matches, playing in all 109 sets of the season ... Hit .369 for the year, finishing the regular season as the top hitter in the Southeastern Conference in the NCAA statistical rankings for the second consecutive season ... Also averaged 1.10 blocks per set, finishing second in the SEC in that category ... Tallied 237 kills on the year to bring her career total to 857 kills, 14th all-time at Ole Miss and fifth since the game transitioned to rally-scoring ... Put down 120.0 blocks, giving her 383.0 blocks for her career and third all-time at Ole Miss ... Named to the All-Tournament team at the Crowne Plaza Cardinal Classic ... Posted double-digit kills in 10 matches, including a season-high 15 kills twice ... Put down 15 kills against Arkansas (9/18) and No. 18 Kentucky (11/13) ... Put down a season-high 10.0 blocks (1 BS, 9 BA) as part of a double-double in a win over Eastern Illinois (9/4) at the Crowne Plaza Cardinal Classic ... Tied a career-high with four block solos against LSU (9/16) ...

Played 23 matches, drawing the start in each of them, before suffering a season-ending injury when she tore her ACL ... Led the SEC in hitting percentage at .421 on the year (.451 in conference games only) ... Named an All-South Region selection by the American Volleyball Coaches Association ... Named a first team All-SEC selection by the league's coaches, becoming the first Rebel selected to the first team since 1990 ... Named to the All-Tournament team at the Magnolia Invitational ... Named Tournament MVP at the Rice Invitational ... Averaged 1.16 blocks per set on the year ... Second on the team with 96.0 blocks (23 BS, 73 BA) ... Her 23 block solos was a team-high ... Posted eight double-digit kill performances and a double-digit block performance on the year ... Posted a double-double against Southern Miss (9/10) at the Magnolia Invitational ... Turned in a career-performance with 19 kills and 11.0 blocks (2 BS, 9 BA) against the Golden Eagles ... Turned in a career-best .727 hitting percentage against Samford (9/11) at the Magnolia Invitational when she went 9-for-11 with one error ... Put down a career-high four block solos against UL-L (9/11) at the Magnolia Invitational ... Tied her career-high with nine block assists against Southern Miss (9/10) ... Came up with her first career service ace against Arkansas (10/17) ...

Played in 30 matches, starting 29 to earn her second letter ... One of only three players to play in all 30 matches along with senior hitter Caitlin Weiss and junior libero Morgan Springer ... Her 29 starts was the most on the team ... Posted 210 kills, fourth most on the team, and a team-leading 98 blocks (15 BS, 83 BA) ... Averaged 0.92 blocks per set to lead the team ... Hit a team-leading .264 for the season ... Posted eight double-digit kill performances, including a season-high 14 kills twice ... Notched 14 kills against UAB (9/5) and Auburn (11/22) ... Hit .500 against Auburn with 14 kills on 24 swings with only two attack errors ... Posted 11.0 blocks (2 BS, 9 BA) against Wisconsin-Milwaukee (9/4) at the Magnolia Invitational to help the squad capture the title ... Her nine block assists was a career-high and the two block solos was a season-high she posted three times ...

2008: Appeared in 26 matches, starting 21 ... Named to the SEC All-Freshman Team ... Led the team with a .320 hitting percentage while tallying 200 kills - the third most kills on the team ... Posted 69 blocks (14 BS, 55 BA) and led the team with 0.81 blocks per set ... Posted 10 double-digit kill performances, including a season-high 17 kills against Georgia Tech (9/12) ... Hit .636 with 14 kills, no errors and 22 attempts against Eastern Illinois (9/12) ... Named SEC Freshman of the Week (9/15) for her performance at the Magnolia Invitational ... Posted a season-high 8.0 blocks (2 BS, 6 BA) at Auburn (9/21) ... Named SEC Freshman of the Week (10/13) for a second time after matches against Mississippi State and Alabama ... Hit .682 with 16 kills, one error and 22 attempts against Mississippi State (10/10) ... Hit .346 with 10 kills and only one error against Alabama (10/12) ...

2007: Did not see action and redshirted for the Rebels ...

HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered four years for Valerie Nelms at Richardson High School ... Named Second Team All-District as a sophomore ... Named All-District Honorable Mention as a junior ... Named Second Team All-District as a senior ... Also lettered in basketball and track ... Helped lead her basketball team to the Bi-District Championship as a sophomore and District Championship as a junior ...

CLUB EXPERIENCE: Played three years with Dallas Premiere ...

PERSONAL: Daughter of Rosemary Thomas ... Born May 23, 1989 ... Both of her parents are from Africa ... Sister, Esther, ran track at Texas Christian University and Austin Peay University ... Sister, Victoria, played volleyball at Southern University ... Active in the National Honor Society in high school ... Also active in the Boys and Girls Club of America in Richardson ... Nicknames are Gina, GeenaBean and Raygine ... Major is Psychology.

Loading Volleyball Stats...
Ole Miss Gear
    • Ratings, Exposure Huge for Ole Miss-Alabama

      Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - Football

      Ole Miss' historic win over Alabama last Saturday was not only popular with members of Rebel Nation, it was among the most-watched college football games of the year.The Rebels' thrilling 43-37 victory over the Tide at Bryant-Denny Stadium was the... read more

    • Rebels Pass First Test in Search of Playoff Berth

      Sunday, September 20, 2015 - Football

      By Steven Oubre, Ole Miss Athletics Media RelationsThe road to the College Football Playoff includes many tests along the way. The Ole Miss Rebels (3-0, 1-0 SEC) just passed their first, proving that they are a legitimate contender after knocking... read more

    • Kelly Makes Statement in Big Rebel Win

      Saturday, September 12, 2015 - Football

      By Steven Oubre, Ole Miss Athletics Media Relations Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"; mso-ascii-font-family:Calibri; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;... read more

    • Big Plays Highlight Season-Opening Win

      Saturday, September 5, 2015 - Football

      Offense, defense and special teams. Ole Miss dominated all three aspects of the game as the 15th-ranked Rebels routed UT Martin 76-3 in the season opener. The 60,186 fans, mostly dressed in white, anticipated an exciting start to the 2015... read more

    • Time to Take a Stand

      Monday, August 31, 2015 -

      It's finally week! It's been 242 days since the Ole Miss Rebels last took to the gridiron for a clash of the helmets. After a successful 2014 campaign in which Ole Miss knocked off a No. 1-ranked team... read more

    • Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Challenge to Air on ESPNU Aug. 1

      Thursday, July 30, 2015 -

      Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE ATLANTA - On Saturday, fans can tune in to see the Rebels duo of Head Football Coach Hugh Freeze and former Ole Miss basketball player Sean Tuohy compete in the Chick-fil-A... read more

    • Rebels Emerge on Four Watch Lists This Week

      Friday, July 17, 2015 -

      Only 50 days until The Grove is full, the constant shouts of "Hotty Toddy" are in the air, and football kicks off 100 years in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium! Looking forward to this upcoming college football season, seven Rebels were named to... read more

    • Football Rebels All Over First Week of Watch List Releases

      Friday, July 10, 2015 -

      As we near the 2015 college football season, national organizations have started to release watch lists for their respective awards. Through the first week of watch lists being released, multiple Rebels have been announced as players that fans need to... read more

    • Engram, Hilton and Johnson to Represent Ole Miss at SEC Football Media Days

      Wednesday, July 8, 2015 -

      Along with head coach Hugh Freeze, three Rebels will represent Ole Miss at the annual SEC Football Media Days next week. Junior Evan Engram, just named to the John Mackey Award Watch List for college football's most outstanding tight end,... read more

    • Five Rebels Tabbed Preseason All-SEC in The Birmingham News

      Tuesday, June 30, 2015 -

      Five Ole Miss Rebels were chosen as preseason All-SEC selections by some of the people who work closest with the student-athletes, the football media relations directors. The 14 football media relations directors of the Southeastern Conference institutions voted in the... read more

    • Lindy's Sports Gives Seven Rebels Preseason Recognition

      Wednesday, June 24, 2015 -

      The preseason accolades just don't stop for the Ole Miss football team. Everywhere you look, Rebels can be found on preseason All-America teams. Lindy's Sports recognized seven Rebels for preseason honors, including four All-Americans. Four Ole Miss Football Rebels were... read more

    • Five Rebels Named Preseason All-America by Athlon Sports

      Tuesday, June 23, 2015 -

      With the season just 74 days away, members of the 2015 Ole Miss football team continue to earn recognition on Preseason All-America lists. Athlon Sports, the latest media outlet to release its 2015 college football preseason All-America team, gave five... read more

    • Sporting News Tabs Four Rebels to Preseason All-America Teams

      Monday, June 15, 2015 - Football

      Preseason All-America football teams continue to roll in, and Ole Miss has been well represented each time.Today, the Sporting News unveiled its preseason All-America first and second teams, which includes a total of four Rebels.OT Laremy Tunsil and DT Robert... read more

    • Athlon Sports Names Nine Rebels Preseason All-SEC

      Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - Football

      Individual preseason accolades continue to pile up for the Ole Miss football team as college football magazines look toward the 2015 season. Athlon Sports is the latest magazine to release its preseason all-conference teams, June 10; the magazine named nine... read more

    • Eleven Rebels Garner Phil Steele Preseason Honors

      Monday, June 1, 2015 - Football

      The start of summer heat and vacations is also the start of another tradition - preseason college football magazines.One of the first to produce a magazine every year is Phil Steele, whose 2015 version includes about as many Ole Miss... read more