Wrestling from the ground up
Posted: July 20, 2014 at 3:09 a.m.
High school wrestling and Ben Thompson have been good for one another.
JOSEPH “BEN” THOMPSON
SCHOOL Little Rock Christian
COLLEGE CHOICE Tulsa
MAJOR Mechanical engineering
NOTEWORTHY Born Dec. 20, 1995. … Son of George and Kathryn Thompson. … National Merit finalist. … Received National Merit Scholarship and Presidential Scholarship to the University of Tulsa. … Member of the National Honor Society and Beta Club. … FBLA Global Business 2012-2013 District V first place. … Four-year letterman for the wrestling team and a two-year letterman in football. … Winner of the Little Rock Christian Academy Warrior Award for character and leadership. … Volunteered at the Arkansas Rice Depot, was a math tutor in 2011-2013 and was a volunteer girls soccer coach.
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