|Hometown:||Stony Brook, NY|
|High School:||Ward Melville|
|Parents:||Gaoteng Fan & Lihua Zhu|
Career Best Marks (Indoor):
|9:18.82||3000m Run||1/22/2017||Emory Crossplex Invitational
|16:12.10||5000m Run||2/3/2017||Buccaneer Track & Field Invitational|
|4:47.62||Mile Run||12/4/2015||BSC Panther Icebreaker|
Career Best Marks (Outdoor):
|9:12.62||3000m Run||4/15/2016||Mount Laurel Invitational|
|15:52.90||5000m Run||3/24/2017||Emory Classic|
|33:07.42||10000m Run||4/22/2017||UAA Championships|
Prior to Emory:
Four-year member of the cross country and track and field teams at Ward Melville High School ... Was coached by Gregg Cantwell ... Top time in the 1,600 meters came his senior year when he clocked a 4:36 ... Personal-best 5K effort was a 16:36 ... Captured country and league honors in cross country ... Helped his team to a first-place tie in the State Qualifiers Meet in 2014.
Son of Gaoteng Fan and Lihua Zhu ... AP Scholar with Distinction ... National Merit Scholarship Commended Student.
Why he chose Emory?
"I chose Emory because it offers the combination of a liberal arts education with a large research university, as well as a diverse community."