Nathan Wigton
Nathan Wigton
Birth Date: 12/18/1988
Year: Senior
Hometown: Jamestown, R.I.
High School: North Kingstown
Position: MDistance/XC (Captain)

2011-12 (SENIOR): INDOOR: In the Sorlien Invite, earned third in both the 800m run (1:59.91) and the 4x800 (8:40.74)... At Navy, took fourth in the 4x800m relay (7:54.00)... At the Terrier Classic, took sixth in the 1,000m run (2:29.70), just .01 seconds behind Dartmouth... At the Atlantic 10 Indoor's, placed eighth in the 1,000m run... At the New England Indoor Championships, won the 1,000m run (2:28.91). OUTDOOR: At Princeton, placed 25th in the 800m run (1:54.77) and 27th in the 4x400m relay (3:24.18)... At the UNH Wildcat Invitational, won the 4x400m relay (3:21.83) and took sixth in the 800m run (1:57.75)... At Holy Cross placed 10th in the 800m run in 1:58.33... At Brown's Springtime Open took 15th (1:58.55) in the 800m run.

2010-11 (JUNIOR): INDOOR: Recorded a time of 2:04.22 in the 800m run at the Lafayette Rider Winter Games... A member of the 4x800m relay team that finished sixth in a time of 7:57.17 at the Atlantic 10 Championships... Also ran in the DMR that finished sixth at the A-10 Meet... Helped Rhody to a seventh place finish in the 4x800m relay at the New England Championships. OUTDOOR: Finished 10th in the 800m run with a time of 1:56.94 at the Brown Outdoor Invitational... Posted a time of 1:56.69 in the 800m run at the Larry Ellis Invitational.

2009-10 (SOPHOMORE): INDOOR: Finished 5th in the 800m at the Sorlien Invitational... Placed 10th at the A-10 Championship in the 800m run in a time of 1:58.49. OUTDOOR: Finished 5th in the 800m run in a time of 1:58.30 at the UConn Alumni Invitational... Placed 6th in the 800m at the Larry Ellis Invitational... Finished 14th in the 800m run at the A-10 Championship.

2008-09 (FRESHMAN): INDOOR: Placed thirteenth in the 800 meter run (2:02.52) at the Sorlein Tack and Field invitational (1/17)...Took home ninth place in the 500 meter run (1:08.98)at the URI Quad Invitational (1/24)...Recorded a pair of third place finishes, in the 800 meter run (2:01.96) and as a member of the 4x400 meter relay team (3:35.60) at the URI Invitational (1/30)...Finished fourteenth in the long jump (6.41m), nineteenth in the 60 meter hurdles (8.84), and twentieth in the pole vault (4.05m) at the Amory Winter Games (2/13)... Took home a fifth and a sixth place finish in the 4x800 meter relay (7:53.85) and distance medley (10:22.38) respectively at the Atlantic-10 Indoor Championships (2/21). OUTDOOR: Finished in ninth place in the 800 meter run (2:04.04) and then collected a fifteenth place finish in the 400 meter run (53.38) at the Bryant Invitational (3/28)...Took seventeenth place in the 800 meter run (2:02.86) at the UConn Alumni Track and Field Invitational (3/28)...Collected a twenty-sixth place finish in the 800 meter run (1:57.59) at the Atlantic-10 Championships (5/3).

HIGH SCHOOL: Member of the indoor track, outdoor track, and cross country team... named captain of all three teams... was awarded cross country and indoor/outdoor track MVP in 2008.

PERSONAL: Born December 18, 1988... son of Bruce and Sandra... has four siblings, Jacob, Jeremy, Rachel and Rebekah... hobbies include water activities such as sailing, scuba, spear fishing, and fishing, also photography and music.