Benton Wilson
Benton Wilson
Height: 6-0
Year: So.
Hometown: Dublin, Ohio
High School: Dublin Jerome
Position: Sprints
Major: Mathematics and Computer Science

Collegiate Personal Bests
60m - 7.21
200m - 22.08
400m - 50.24

100m - 10.83 (MIT Rookie Record)
200m - 21.69 (MIT Rookie Record)
400m - 50.36

2017-18: All-New England (Indoor - 200m, Outdoor - 100m, 200m and 4x400)... NEICAA All-Region... NEWMAC Champion (100m and 200m)... NEWMAC First Team All-Conference (100m and 200m)... USTFCCCA All-Academic Team... Competed in 16 meets... Won the 200m at the MIT Final Qualifying Meet in a time of 22.01... Finished sixth in the 200 at the NEICAAA Outdoor Championship in 22.07... Was fourth in the 100, fifth in the 200 and sixth in the 4x400 at the New England D3 Outdoor Championship... Set season bests in both the 100 (10.83) and 200 (21.69) as he won both events at the NEWMAC Championship... Also was fourth in the 4x100 at the NEWMAC Championship in 43.81... Also ran 10.83 in the 100 as he won both that and the 200 in a dual meet with Williams... Finished second in the 200 at the New England D3 Indoor Championshiop... Ran a season-best 50.24 at the BU John Thomas Terrier Classic... In his first collegiate meet, he ran a season-best 7.21 in the 60.

Off the Track at MIT: Majoring in mathematics and computer science with a concentration in philosphy... Worked on developing continuous blood pressure monitor in collaboration between Tufts University and MIT.

High School: Ran track and field and played baseball and soccer at Dublin Jerome High School... Three-year letter winner in track and field... Has a personal best of 11.04 in the 100m and 22.03 in the 200m, both of which are school records... Sixth place at the 2015 Ohio State meet in the 4x400m relay... Class valedictorian... Member of the National Honor Society.