Track & Field
Duke Track & Field BIO
Honors: Indoor First Team All-America (DMR - 2015)...Indoor All-ACC (DMR - 2015)...Indoor All-ACC Academic (2015)...ACC Academic Honor Roll (2012, 2014, 2015)
2014-15: Competed four times during the fall cross country season…opened the 2014 campaign with a 19th-place showing at the JMU Invitational (9/13), completing the 8K race in 25:46.50…followed that performance with an 8K time of 25:35.99 at the Panorama Farms Invitational (9/26), placing 55th overall…running at the NCAA Southeast Regional Championships (11/14), finished the 10K course in 31:47.1…Indoors, earned first team All-America accolades as part of the seventh-place finishing distance medley relay team at the NCAA Indoor Championships (3/13)…handled the leadoff 1,200-meter leg to help the Blue Devils combine for a 9:39.32 performance…earned a spot on the All-ACC second team after helping the DMR place second at the ACC Indoor Championships (2/26) with a time of 9:43.15…anchored the Duke DMR at the Armory Invitational (1/31), placing sixth with a 9:36.47 performance, the second-best time in school history…individually, opened the season by placing second in the 3,000 at the Carolina Cup (1/16) with a converted time of 8:11.48…ran an 8:25.17 to finish 26th in the same event at the ACC Indoor Championships (2/28)…running the mile at the Iowa State Classic (2/14), crossed the finish line in 4:03.46, the fifth-fastest performance in school history, to place 16th…took third in the mile with a 4:07.74 showing at the Hokie Invitational (1/23)…Outdoors, ran a season-best 1,500 time of 3:48.22 during the prelims of the ACC Championships (5/14), finishing 15th overall…clocked a 3:48.24 at the Duke Twilight (5/6) to take 10th…competing in the 5,000, turned in a season-best 14:39.24 to take fifth at the Duke Invitational (4/11)…finished 20th at the ACC Outdoor Championships (5/16), crossing the line in 15:09.94…anchored the 4x1,500 relay squad to a runner-up finish at the Raleigh Relays (3/28), running a combined time of 9:44.52…named to the All-ACC Academic Men’s Indoor Track & Field Team…earned a spot on the ACC Academic Honor Roll for the third time.
2013-14: In the fall, won the Royal Cross Country Challenge (10/11) in a personal-best 8K time of 25:09.2…placed 35th at the Furman XC Challenge (9/14)…competed at the Pre-National Invitational (10/19) in Terre Haute, Ind.…Indoors, focused primarily on the mile…qualified for the ACC Championships (3/1) in the mile, placing sixth overall with a converted time of 4:10.36…saw a season-best mile time of 4:05.31 (converted) in the ACC Championship preliminary round…clocked a personal-best 3,000 time of 8:21.97 at the Virginia Tech Elite Meet (2/8), placing second overall…Outdoors, once again competed heavily in the 1,500, including a third-place showing at the VertKlasse Meeting (4/4) in a season-best time of 3:48.73…qualified for the ACC Outdoor Championships, placing 24th overall…earned a third-place finish in the mile at the Joe Hilton Invitational (4/12).
2012-13: Indoors, ranked as Duke’s second best performer in the 1,000 meter run with a time of 2:26.66 at the Virginia Tech Challenge…finished 14th in the mile run at the ACC Indoor Championships, crossing the line in 4:13.04…also competed in the 3,000 at the ACC Championships, finishing 30th in 8:45.61…anchored the men’s distance medley relay team that combined for a time of 9:54.56 to win the event at the Virginia Tech Elite…Outdoors, the middle distance specialist focused on the 1,500, setting a new personal record of 3:48.54 in the event to finish 21st at the Virginia Challenge…competed in the event at the ACC Championships, clocking a time of 3:55.11 to finish 27th overall…participated in several relays throughout the spring…led off the 4x1,500 relay that won the Raleigh Relays in 15:38.63…ran the second leg of the 4x800 relay that finished third at the Duke Invitational with a combined time of 7:46.19.
2011-12: Made his Duke debut in the fall at the NC Central Dual meet, where he came in fourth...clocked a season-best time of 26:10.7 to finish 12th at the Great American Cross Country Festival...indoors, ran a personal best time of 4:12.03 in the mile at the ACC Indoor Championships to finish 14th...also participated in several distance medley relays and 4x800 relays...outdoors, ran a personal best time of 3:50.71 in the 1,500 meters at the Raleigh Relays...ran time of 3:54.50 at the ACC Outdoor Championships come in 34th...named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Prior to Duke: Four-year letterwinner at West Windsor Plainsboro South...National Honor Society member.
Personal: Son of Stephen and Natalie Schoepfer...born July 23, 1992...has three brothers - Shane, George and Andrew.
Cross Country PRs