Track & Field
Duke Track & Field BIO
Honors: All-East Cross Country (2008) ... Outdoor All-East (10,000m - 2010, 2011)
2010-11: During the cross country season, lowered his personal best to 24:20.5 over 8K with a 21st-place showing at the ACC Championships ... ran a season-best 31:27.3 for 10K to place 29th at the NCAA Southeast Regional ... clocked 32:02.1 over 10K to help the Blue Devils finish 21st at the NCAA Championships ... indoors, specialized in the 3,000m and the 5,000m events ... recorded a mark of 8:43.94 in the 3,000m at the Armory Collegiate ... finished 19th in the 5,000m at the ACC Indoor Championships with a personal-best 14:57.89 ... outdoors, established new personal bests in both the 5,000m and the 10,000m events ... took fifth in the 10,000m at the ACC Championships with a clocking of 29:53.69 ... that performance was a personal-best and also qualified him for the NCAA First Round ... earned All-East honors in the 10K at the IC4A Championships, finishing sixth at 30:24.67.
2009-10: Began the fall with a third-place showing at the James Madison Cross Country Invitational, running 24:40.10 over 8K ... helped the Blue Devils to third-place at the Roy Griak Invitational as Duke's fourth finisher ... took 30th out of 105 finishers at the ACC Cross Country Championships in a 10K personal-best 24:32.00 ... narrowly missed All-Southeast Region recognition with a 26th-place showing at regionals, running 31:06.79 for 10K ... came in 112th at the NCAA Cross Country Championships in 31:03.7 for 10K as Duke's top finisher ... indoors, finished 21st in the 3,000-meters at the New Balance Collegiate, clocking 8:38.62 ... placed 18th at the ACC Indoor Championships in the 5,000-meters, running 15:11.39 ... outdoors, earned All-East recognition after running a 10,000m personal-best 30:38.51 to claim second place ... at the ACC Outdoor Championships, came in 15th in the 10,000-meters, clocking 30:54.79 ... competed in the 5,000m run at the Duke Invitational, finishing 14th in a personal-best 14:56.69.
2008-09: Completed a breakthrough cross country season, which culminated in All-East honors with a 15th-place finish at the IC4A Championships ... helped Duke to the team title at Van Cortlandt Park as the Devils' fifth runner at IC4A's ... crossed the line as Duke's fourth finisher at both the ACC Championships and the NCAA Southeast Regional ... indoors, ran a 3,000m personal-best 8:37.93 at the IC4A Championships ... redshirted the 2009 outdoor season.
2007-08: Redshirted both the cross country and indoor track seasons ... competed in the 10,000m twice during the spring ... qualified for the USATF Junior Nationals in Columbus, Ohio with a 32:40.83 in the 10,000-meters ... improved his personal best by nearly 46 seconds, placing eighth at the USATF Junior Nationals with a 31:54.88 showing over 10,000m ... also competed in the 5,000m twice, recording a then-personal-best 15:24.56.
Prior to Duke: Four-year letterwinner at Lake Hamilton in both cross country and track & field ... three-time all-state honoree in cross country ...also a 6A cross champion in cross country ... led team to the state cross country title in 2006 ... won the state indoor championship and holds the state record for the 3,200-meters ... finished fourth at the Nike Indoor Nationals in the 5,000m run, earning All-America status ... a Wendy's Heisman national finalist ... also lettered in swimming, garnering all-state accolades during his career ... member of the National Honor Society and the Spanish Honor Society.
Personal: Son of Janet and Ralph Brewer ... born Apr. 11, 1989 ... has one brother, Cameron, and one sister, Mallory ... majoring in biological anthropology and anatomy.
Mile- 4:24.74 (2/7/2009)
3,000m- 8:37.93 (High School)
5,000m- 14:57.89 (2/26/2011)
5,000m- 14:32.38 (4/9/2011)
10,000m- 29:53.69 (4/23/2011)