Marcus Bridger-Wilkinson
Marcus Bridger-Wilkinson
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Newbury, England
Position: Mid-Distance
Last School: St. Bartholomew’s School
Specialties: HS

Prior to Belmont: Prepped at St. Bartholomew’s School in Newbury, England, the same school as Bruins assistant coach, Dave Milner ... Set the school 800m record of 1:51.75 ... Also set the Newbury Athletic Club U-15, U-17, and U-20 800m records.

Personal: Born Marcus Bridger-Wilkinson on March 31, 1992 to parents Andy and Fiona in Oxford, England ... Has one sibling: twin sister, Eleanor ... Lists favorite athletes as Michael Jordan, Derrick Rose, Chris Solinsky and Devin Hester ... Favorite movies are Gladiator, Inception, and The Hangover ... Favorite singers are The Killers, Kings of Leon, and Red Hot Chili Peppers ... Hobbies include cycling, swimming and rugby ... Lists greatest sports thrill so far as winning the Berkshire Schools XC Championships in 2010 ... Majoring in International Politics.