Veronica Thompson

Veronica Thompson
Season(s) Played with the Divas: 2011-2012, 2014
Jersey Number: 47
Position: RB
Age: 24
Height: 5-3
Weight: 193
Hometown: Washington, DC
High School: Largo HS (MD)
College: Art Institute of Washington
Occupation: Sales Manager, Genesis Pets


Veronica Thompson Q&A

Who is your favorite NFL player? Why?
Eli Manning…he is a good quarterback and always gets the job done. Eli never gives up on his team and will always fight to get a win.
What are your favorite hobbies or special interests?
I love playing football, basketball, paintball, and golf. I also enjoy video games, bowling, and taking care of animals.
How would you describe yourself in three words?
Hardworking, outgoing, team player.
What was the first sport you ever played?
Tackle football in my neighborhood.
How did you get into women’s football?
I’ve always enjoyed playing tackle football since I was a young girl. I was excited when I found out about the D.C. Divas. Being an athlete with a football background, I definitely wanted to be a team player on their women’s football team.