Duke Football BIO
1 Thomas Sirk
2013: Did not see action while recovering from surgery performed on April 10, 2013 to repair ruptured right Achilles tendon.
2012: Did not see game action ... recipient of the Sonny Falcone Iron Duke Award, a team honor presented annually to one offensive player, one defensive player and one player in the developmental program for their year-round commitment to strength training and conditioning ... enrolled at Duke in January, 2012.
PRIOR TO DUKE: Four-year letterman at Baker County under coach Ryan Sulkowski ... helped Baker County to a four-year record of 34-9 ... listed as the No. 19 pro-style quarterback in the nation by Rivals.com ... as a senior, completed 141-of-207 (.681) pass attempts for 2,303 yards and 26 TDs while rushing 111 times for 1,018 yards and 17 TDs ... became the first player in Baker County history to throw for 2,000+ yards and rush for 1,000+ yards in a season ... established school single-game record for TD passes with six in a 61-0 win over Terry Parker on October 21, 2011 ... punted 13 times for 602 yards and a 46.3 yards per kick average ... third team all-state (5A) pick by the Associated Press ... District IV Player of the Year and first team all-district selection by the Florida Athletic Coaches Association ... first team All-First Coast pick by the Florida Times-Union ... named to the 2011 Super 24 team by the Florida Times-Union ... in final game at Baker County, completed 30-of-36 passes for 405 yards and five TDs in a 41-24 win over Bradford on November 11, 2011 ... threw two TDs passes to lead the North squad to a 47-21 win and earn MVP honors in the Florida Athletic Coaches Association North-South Classic played on December 21, 2011 in Sebring, Fla. ... also lettered in baseball, earning All-First Coast honors ... member of Baker County weightlifting program that won four consecutive 1A state championships (2008-09-10-11).
PERSONAL: Son of Eddie and Joy Sirk ... born September 24, 1993 ... majoring in political science while minoring in education.