Travis Thompson is from Mount Carmel, IL and a graduate of Mount Carmel High School.His parents are Jeff and Julie Thompson.
The junior infielder is a Geology major at Hanover.
Must-hear song before competing: Round Here by Florida Georgia Line
Who would you most like to meet: I would love to meet country music singer Justin Moore.
Someone you follow on Twitter: Bryce Harper
What did you want to be growing up: The ideal profession would be able to go deer hunting for a living. Although that is not feasible so I would like to be a very successful oil producer in southern Illinois and southern Indiana.
What do you like to do outside of your sport: My other passion besides baseball is deer hunting and creating wildlife habitat.