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Paul Thorp

Coordinator, Baylor Sports Network


Paul Thorp

Former Baylor baseball letterman and former member of the NY Yankee organization from 2002-2007 Paul Thorp serves as Coordinator of the Baylor Sports Network.

He enjoys engaging others through athletic events while providing many opportunities for the Baylor family to build solid relationships through various events. Paul received his BA (’09) from Baylor. He was a relief pitcher for the Baylor Bears under Coach Steve Smith from 2000-02. As a member of the Bears he appeared in 67 games and had 113 strike outs. In ‘00 his freshman year, he was part of the first Baylor baseball conference title in 34 years. Paul was named to the honorable mention coaches’ All-Big 12 ’01 team.

Before returning to Baylor in the summer of 2013, he served in the role for client/agent relationship for Bankers Life and Casualty. Paul served as a coach at Vanguard and also was a private baseball instructor.

Paul and his wife, Laurinda, have two sons, Brandon and Aidon. They reside in Waco, Texas, and are members of St. Albans Episcopal church where Paul serves on the vestry.