Merveil Bilomba

#31 Merveil Bilomba

POS. D
HT. 5'11''
WT. 187
YR. Jr.
HOMETOWN Tours, France
PREVIOUS SCHOOL University Institute of Technology

2017: Played and started in all 18 games and led all ETSU newcomers in minutes played...Bolstered the middle of an ETSU backline that allowed a conference-low 14 goals all season, ranking 17th in the nation with a 0.71 goals against average...Also helped take the pressure off of SoCon Goalkeeper of the Year and Third-Team All-American Jonny Sutherland who only had to defend 78 shots on goal the entire season, a conference low...Contributed to nine shutouts in 18 tries for the ETSU defense his rookie season.

Prior to ETSU: Attended University Institute of Technology in Tours, France...Played in the Centre league for head coach Julien Petitjean.

Personal: Born on February 6, 1995...From Tours, France...Intends to major in Sport Management with a focus in Business while at ETSU...Son of Faustin Bilomba and Amombo Etoundi Martine Bienvenue.

 

Pronounced: Mer-vay Bill-om-bah