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Filip Mihaljevic
Filip  Mihaljevic

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Livno, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Height:
6-7

Event:
Throws

01/26/2016

Mihaljevic Named ACC Field Performer of the Week

Virginia thrower launched ACC-record mark in shot put

07/30/2015

Two Cavaliers to Compete at International Events This Weekend

Mihaljevic to throw discus after winning national title

07/22/2015

Seven Cavaliers Named to USTFCCCA All-Academic Team

Fakler named for second time

07/15/2015

Virginia Has 314 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Conference has record 4,143 student-athletes recognized

07/13/2015

Mihaljevic Wins Shot Put Gold at European U23 Championships

Young earns three medals at Canadian Senior Nationals

All-American:SP (1st-'14 O, 2nd-'15 I & '15 O); Discus (1st-'14 O, '15 O)
NCAA Outdoor Qualifier:
SP ('14, '15), Discus ('14, '15)
NCAA East Preliminary Qualifier:
SP ('14, '15), Discus ('14, '15)
ACC Freshman of the Year:
OTF: '14
ACC Champion:
Discus (O: '14, '15), SP (I: '15, O: '15)
All-ACC:
Discus (O: '14, '15), SP (O: '14 & '15, I: '15)
ACC All-Academic Team:
OTF: '14

2015 OUTDOOR
• First-Team All-American with a third place finish in the discus at the NCAA Championships
• Second Team All-American with a ninth place finish in the shot put at the NCAA Championships
• Advanced from the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds in both the shot put and discus for the second consecutive year
• ACC Champion in the shot put and discus
• Set the school record in the shot put with a mark of 66' 1.75"
• Set the school record in the discus with a mark of 207' 0"
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2015 INDOOR
• Second-Team All-American after a 14th place finish in the shot put at the NCAA Championships
• ACC Champion in the shot put
• Set school record in the indoor shot put with a mark of 64' 5"

2014 OUTDOOR
• First Virginia male to qualify for two individual events at the NCAA Championships
• First-team All-American with a seventh place finish in the shot put at the NCAA Championships
• First-team All-American with an eighth place finish in the discus at the NCAA Championships
• ACC Outdoor Track and Field Freshman of the Year
• ACC Champion in the discus
• Earned All-ACC honors in the shot put with a third place finish at the ACC Championships
• Set school record in the shot put at 64' 2.25"
• Season-best of 198' 2" in the discus was a UVa freshman record and second-best overall in school history

2014 INDOOR
• Did Not Compete

BACKGROUND

7 times Croatian Champion in shot put and discus
• 2nd at European Junior Championships in Shot Put in 2013


PERSONAL
• Son ofMirko and Jelica Mihaljevic
• Has an older brother, Stjpan, and an older sister, Petra
• Father was the 1987 & 1988 Yugoslavian Cross Country Champion
• Mother played volleyball in the 1st national league

PR's Outdoor Indoor
Discus 207' 0" * --
Shot Put 66' 1.75" * 64' 5" *

* School record

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