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Malik Thompson
Malik  Thompson

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Winter Garden, Fla.

High School:
Fork Union Military Acadmy

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 295

Position:
DL


Moved to offensive tackle in fall 2016.

R-FRESHMAN SEASON (2015): Suffered torn labrum injury in August camp and underwent shoulder surgery, missing entire season.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2014): Redshirted.

HERD FILE: Born Sept. 8, 1994 … Majoring in Health Science at MU … A midyear enrollee who began classes at Marshall in January 2014 … Rated a three-star prospect by Rivals … Also had offers from Cincinnati, Eastern Kentucky, James Madison, Miami (Fla.), USC and Virginia Tech … Originally was a Class of 2013 prospect from Edgewater High School in Winter Garden, Fla. … In high school, had an offer from North Carolina State, but also had interest from FIU, Florida State, Louisville, Miami and Tennessee … Had 38 tackles and one sack for Edgewater (3-9) in 2012. … Was No. 50 in Orlando Sentinel’s Super 60 prospects in central Florida.