marshall thompson

Juliette native Marshall Thompson recently completed the 2019 baseball season as a member of the popular Savannah Bananas. Thompson, a 6’2”, 205-pound right-handed pitcher, threw 16 innings of relief for the Bananas, whose season ended on Aug. 4, while compiling a 1-1 record with a 3.94 Earned Run Average (ERA) and 26 strikeouts. The Savannah Bananas, along with the Macon Bacon, are members of the Coastal Plain League, a wood-bat collegiate summer league. Thompson, 21, is a redshirt sophomore at Division II Lander University in Greenwood, S.C. He is the son of Ronnie and Pam Thompson.