Posted On: 03/29/19 12:00 PM
The younger sister of Topeka standout athlete Ky Thomas, 2022 guard Talayah Thomas is coming off a strong freshman season and has made her own mark for the Trojans.
One of several key youngsters who helped Topeka advance all the way to the Kansas 6A state championships, Thomas is a 5’6 guard who says she takes pride in being an all-around player.
“Whether its offense or defense, I look to make an impact on the game,” she says.
A freshman who earned a starting role this season for Topeka, Thomas averaged 7.6 points, 2.6 rebounds, 2.9 assists and 1.9 steals per game.
“Being a freshmen and earning a starting spot on varsity was a goal of mine,” she says. “I feel like I got stronger, smarter and more confident as the sea