XC: Finished 39th in 17:29 over 5K at UTC Opener and 34th in 30:40.70 over 8K at WKU Old Timers Classic ... Placed 35th in 17:27 over 5K at FrontRunner Invitational ... Came in 53rd at Sun Belt Championships in 28:35.48 over 8K.
High School: Two-year letterwinner in track and cross country at Knoxville Catholic HS ... Region and metro champion and finished third in state for two miles ... Holds school record for two miles ... Also lettered three years in soccer.
Personal: Philip Benavides ... Son of Dolly Young and Phil Benavides ... Born February 21, 1988.