Ben Eaton
Ben Eaton

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Downers Grove, Ill.

High School:
Downers Grove North HS

Height:
5-11½

Birthdate:
07/13/1995



09/18/2014

Purdue Set to Host Indiana Intercollegiates

The Boilermakers will battle for state supremacy on Friday.

2013: Competed in four races during his freshman season ... ran a season-best 8k time of 26:27.55 at the Pre-Nationals race ... finished 18th at Indiana Intercollegiates in the open race ... took 37th place at the Big Ten Preview with a time of of 26:40.8 ... ran a 26:37.7 at the Hoosier Invite to take 27th.2013 Results Get Acrobat Reader

High School: Four year letterwinner in cross country and track and field; four time all-conference selection in the 3200m run for track; all-conference and all-region in cross country as a junior; all-section in the 3200m run as a junior and senior; named cross country team captain as a senior; conference champion in the 1600m run as a senior for the outdoor season; sectional champion in the 3200m run and all-state in the event after finishing ninth; his 3200m PR was 9:10.76.

Personal: Benjamin Edward Eaton was born July 13, 1995, to parents Michael and Alma Eaton; has an older sister, Audrey; studying mechanical engineering and plans to be an engineer; enjoys kayaking, reading and listening to music in his free time.