Hometown: Tallahassee, Fla.
Previous School: Lincoln HS
Major: Marine Biology
2012-2013: Finished 54th overall (27:27) on an 8,000-meter course at the USF Golden Gate Invite … Placed 24th overall (27:56.90) on an 8,000-meter course at the Fleet Feet Invitational … Finished 46th overall (28:46.10) on an 8,000-meter course at the Gulf Coast Stampede … Placed 124th overall (30:12.70) on an 8,000-meter course at the Florida State Invitational.
High School: Finished 29th in the 2011 FHSAA state cross country meet … Placed third in the 1,600-meters in the 2012 regional meet … Runner-up in the 1,600- meters at the district meet … Finished 10th in the 1,600-meters at the 2012 FHSAA state track meet … Named team captain of his cross country team as a senior … Named four-time most valuable player for cross country team … Set personal bests in the 400-meters (0:52) … 800-meters (1:57), 1,600-meters (4:23.69), 3,200- meters (9:42.55) and the 5,000-meters (15:55.97) … Played soccer, and ran track and field and cross country.
Personal: Son of Judy and John Slupecki … Has one sister, Rebecca … Marine biology major … Enjoys fishing, duck hunting, running and paintball.