Honors: ACC Academic Honor Roll (2013, 2014)
2013-14: Indoors, competed once in the 800, running a converted time of 1:59.05 at the Tar Heel Open (1/25)…outdoors, clocked a time of 2:03.23 in his only 800 appearance of the outdoor season.
2012-13: Competed once during the indoor season in the 1,000 meter at the JDL Fast Track Kickoff, finishing ninth in 2:33.54…Did not compete during the outdoor season.
Prior to Duke: Three-year letterwinner in track & field...all-state honorable mention (2011)...all-prep first team indoor and outdoor track in 2011...all-prep cross country second team New Jersey (2010)...served as captain of cross country and track & field squads...named an AP Scholar with distinction, National Merit Commended scholar.
Personal: Born Sept. 15, 1993...son of Tahir and Anu Filipczak...has one older sister (Nafeesa) who also attends Duke.
Cross Country PR:
5K: 16:20 (High School)
1,000m - 2:33.54 (12/2/2013)
400m - 49.77 (High School)
800m - 1:53.66 (High School)
1,600m - 4:22 (High School)