|Title:||Assistant Coach (Middle Distance)|
|Previous College:||Saginaw Valley State University|
Tony Filipek is entering his 3rd season as a member of the Saginaw Valley State University Track & Field coaching staff after graduating from SVSU with a degree in Exercise Science.
During his first two seasons, his athletes broke school records in the following events:
Indoor – 800M, Mile, DMR, 3000M
Outdoor – 1500M, 3000M, 5000M
He has coached three GLIAC Champions (800M, Mile, 5000M), two USATF Junior Championship Qualifiers (800M, 3000M), and numerous NCAA DII National Indoor and Outdoor Championships Qualifiers. Those athletes have accumulated 8 All-American Awards.
Filipek had a very successful career as a middle distance runner for Saginaw Valley earning All-American Honors, Midwest Track Athlete of the Year (Indoor 2010), and 4 GLIAC Championships in his respective events.