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Marcus Dickson Athlete Profile

Marcus Dickson

Position: Mile Height: 5-11 Weight: 160 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2012-2013 | 2016-2017 Hometown: Buckley, WA Mission: Munich, Germany Last School: White River High School


  • Parents are Dean and Liz
  • Has four siblings
  • Sports heroes are his brothers
  • Hobbies include playing Kendama with teammates, watching movies, playing sports and juggling 
  • Major is undecided

Before BYU

  • 4x400m state champion on team that included big brother Mat and his twin brothers
  • Holds second best 800m mark in high school track all time in the state of Washington, 1:49.30 (behind BYU teammate Tanner Sork)
  • Second-best True Mile in Washington (4:03)
  • 4x400 State Champion with his brother Mat
  • Second place at State Championships in the 3200 (9:04)
  • Five-time high school state champion
  • Won the Brooks PR Invite and was 5th at Adidas Dream Mile in New York City in High School
  • Washington Gatorade Track Athlete of the Year
  • High school coach is Coach Marlow
  • Got started running after watching his older siblings run. Brother Mike Dickson set the 4x800m national high school relay record while he was a kid


Personal Bests
Time Event Meet
1:48.69 800m 2016 Sun Angel Classic
3:44.73 1500m 2016 Stanford Invitational
4:03 Mile High School

Career Stats

Men's Cross Country Athlete Profile 

2016 | Sophomore Year


  • Took fifth at MPSF Championships in the 800m with a time of 1:49.10; it is the fifth-best 800m time in BYU indoor history