Ben Eaton
Ben Eaton


Downers Grove, Ill.

High School:
Downers Grove North HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 128



2014: Did not compete in any indoor/outdoor meets in the 2013-14 track seasons for the Boilermakers.

High School: Four-year letterwinner in track and cross country ... conference champion in outdoor track for 1600-meter senior year ... sectional champion in 3200-meter in track senior year ... ninth at the state meet his senior year in 3200-meter in track ... all-conference and all-region in cross country junior year ... all-conference indoor for 3200-meter in track junior and senior year ... all-conference outdoor for 3200-meter in track junior year ... all-section in 3200-meter in track junior year ... cross country team captain senior year

Personal: Benjamin Edward Eaton was born in Downers Grove, Ill., to parents Michael and Alma Eaton on July 13, 1995 ... has an older sister, Audrey ... enjoys kayaking, reading and music ... majoring in Mechanical Engineering ... chose Purdue because of its strong engineering program and cross country team.