Austin Benoit
Austin Benoit

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Rockford, Mich.

High School:
Rockford


Last Updated: Oct. 23, 2014

At Michigan ... Member of the NCAA Great Lakes Regional championship team (2013).

Sophomore (2014) ...Ran in the B race at the 8,000-meter Wisconsin Adidas Invitational (Oct. 17) with a time of 27:55...Helped U-M to a first place team finish at the 8,000-meter Big Ten Preview (Sep. 20) with a collegiate best time of 25:49.62 ... Finished sixth at the 5,000-meter Michigan Open (Aug. 29) with a time of 15:27.5.

Freshman (2013) ... Redshirted ... Competed unattached at the 8,000-meter Hoosier Invitational (Nov. 8), finishing 22nd in 26:16.1.

Prep ... Graduated from Rockford High School (2013) ... National Honor Society ... Cross Country ... Varsity Letter Winner (2009-12) ... Three-time All-Ottawa-Kent Conference (2010, '11, '12) ... All-State (2011-2012) ... All-Region (2012) ... First Team All-Area (2012) ... Track & Field ... Varsity Letter Winner (2009-12) ... All-Region (2013) ... All-State (2012) ... Two-time All-Ottawa-Kent Conference (2012, '13) ... Member of All-State 4x800-meter relay team (2012).

Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Engineering -- first-year engineering student ... Born May 4, 1995 ... Son of Maurice and Kathi Benoit ... Other Sports Played ... Member of Rockford High School's freshman basketball team (2009-10).

High School Personal Bests:
5K -- 15:42 (cross country)
1,600m -- 4:14
800m -- 1:54

   


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