Ben Lawrence

Ben Lawrence


Indianapolis, Ind.

High School:
Lawrence Central



2010-11: Saw action in three events ... Had a personal best in the 8K at the junior varsity race of the National Catholic Championships where he crossed in 29:24 to finish 47th ... Also had a personal-best 5K at the Queen City Invitational where he finished in 17:13

2009-10: Competed in three events for XU in the fall as a sophomore ... Ran a 22:07 6K at the Big River Early Run ... Turned in a 5K time of 17:15 in the Queen City Invitational

2008-09: Did not compete for cross country as a rookie.

High School: Helped Lawrence Central to a state cross country championship as a freshman, also earning conference and county championship honors ... Led his team to an eighth-place finish at the state meet as a senior ... Named team MVP as a junior ... Personal recrod of 4:30 in the 1,600-meter event ... Splits of 1:58 in the 4x800-meter and 51.3 in the 4x400-meter also marked personal records.

Personal: Born August 4, 1990 ... A finance major