Louie Templeton will start his second season as a ThunderBolt in 2013 and his third season as a professional. He missed the entire 2012 campaign after injuring his shoulder in a ThunderBolts preseason game. In 2011, as a member of the Calgary Vipers of the North American League he hit .289 with 42 RBIs. His collegiate career consisted of playing for Bellevue University, where he was named to the Omaha World-Herald's NAIA All- Nebraska team. Templeton attended Sunrise Mountain High School in his hometown of Peoria, Arizona.