The Indiana Optimist Club recently selected Sean Thompson as the Boy of the Month for November, the 671st chosen in the program’s history.
Sean, 18, is the son of Bill and Dana Thompson, of 314 Ann Circle, Indiana, and the brother of Kelsey.
He is a member of Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church.
Sean is a senior at Indiana Area Senior High School. He is a member of the Key Club, where he serves on the executive board; Leadership Club; and the National Honor Society.
Sean has played football and baseball for Indiana High School for four years; participates in AAABA baseball; plays on the Flood City Elite travel baseball team; was twice selected as an All-Gazette team pitcher; was a WPIAL all-section selection in baseball and named the MVP of Section 3; and was named to the Terrific 10 baseball team by the Tribune Review.
In his spare time, Sean enjoys hanging out with his friends and working out.
His favorite TV shows are “Seinfield,” “Big Bang Theory” and “SportsCenter.” He reads sports-related books or anything to do with science fiction.
His favorite subjects in school are history and business classes.
Sean plans to attend Virginia Commonwealth University to major in finance and play baseball.