Thomas grew up in Casco, MI in a small farmtown. Thomas attended Richmond Community Schools for elementary, middle school, and high school. During high school, Thomas participated in several sports including cross country and swimming, was a member of the National Honor Society, and earned the rank of Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America at the age of 16.
After graduating from Richmond High School, Thomas was accepted by and enrolled at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. While at the University of Michigan, Thomas majored in Political Science and Psychology. During his time in Ann Arbor, he was a member of the Pre-Law Fraternity Kappa Omega Alpha, worked on campus, and began writing for several sports blogs. While at school, Thomas contributed to Everything Michigan and More, Hoke's Mad Magicians, Tremendous, and Wolverine247 of 247Sports. During his senior team, Thomas applied to law school and was accepted by and enrolled at Wayne State University Law School.
Thomas currently attends Wayne State University Law School on the Dean's Scholarship (100% tuition) and works at a law firm in downtown Detroit. Before joining law school, Thomas worked at a local law firm and began writing for BTPowerhouse of SBNation. In September of 2013, Thomas was promoted to Manager & Editor-in-Chief of BTPowerhouse. Thomas also contributed to Prep Hoops Michigan in 2014 and 2015.
Thomas enjoys all things related to sports, playing the guitar, and scuba diving on his time off.