ThomasDThomas Dowling  

7th Grader at Hilton Head Preparatory School

Why: After finishing a stellar season with the HHP Middle School basketball team, Thomas was awarded the Coaches’ Award! He earned this award to highlight his ability to always step in and help out the team, offer advice and help to his teammates, and become the leading scorer this season. Thomas loves sports, he plays on many teams in many different arenas. He most recently joined the Bluffton Bulls traveling Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) team and still manages to keep his grades up, practice multiple times a week, and make Honor Roll each quarter this year. With basketball a part of his everyday life, Thomas plans to play in college and hopes to be part of the Fighting Irish, Notre Dame.

Fun Facts: Thomas’s favorite subject is history, his favorite food is anything Italian and you can always find him with a basketball in hand. We asked about his March Madness picks – GO Blue Devils!