Jake Bennett
Jake Bennett

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Grand Ledge, Mich.

High School:
Grand Ledge

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 245

Position:
Throws


05/04/2014

O'Connor & Chorny Rewrite the Record Books at Dave Rankin Invite

O'Connor breaks 1,500-meter, Chorny sets pole vault record at Purdue University.

04/20/2014

Spartans Show Depth at Jesse Owens Track Classic

Evans and Wilberding lead MSU with individual wins to wrap up weekend competition.

04/13/2014

MSU Track & Field Concludes Split Weekend Competition

Spartans turn in several strong performances at Tennessee Relays and Don Klienow Invite.

04/05/2014

MSU Track & Field Shines at 2014 Spartan Invitational

11 individual wins highlight Michigan State's track & field showcase.

02/15/2014

Track & Field Posts Top Performances on Day One At SPIRE/GVSU Big Meet

James, Mattix and Evans earn individual wins for the Spartans at SPIRE Invite.

04/05/2014

2014 Spartan Track & Field Invitational

2014 Spartan Track & Field Invitational

Collegiate Bests
• Shot Put - 16.03m/52-7 1/4
• Discus - 36.71m/120-5

2013-14:
OUTDOOR: Threw a season-best mark 16.03m (52-7.25) in the shot put and finished sixth at the Dave Rankin Invite ... Finished 21st in the discus with a 36.71m (120-5) mark at the Don Klienow Invite ... His 15.70m (51-6.25) mark was good for fifth place at the Spartan Invitational... Fifth place finish in the shot put at the Don Klienow Invite with a mark of 15.88m (52-1.25)

INDOOR: Finished third and threw a season-best 15.26m (50-0.75) at the GVSU Big Meet... Finished seventh at the Bob Eubanks Open in the shot put with a throw of 14.26m (46-9.5)

2012-13:
OUTDOOR: Placed seventh at the Spartan Invitational with a mark of 15.38m/50-5½ ... Threw a 14.87m/48-9½ to place seventh at the Hillsdale College GINA Relays... Placed fourth at the Toledo Invitational with a 15.69m/51-5¾ ... Recorded a season-best 15.94m/52-3½ at the 2013 Big Ten Outdoor Conference Championships.

INDOOR: Recorded a season-best 15.71m/51-6½ to finish fifth at the Michigan Dual meet ... Placed 20th at the Meyo Invitational in the shot put with a mark of 14.75m/48-4¾ ... Had a throw of 14.71m/48-3 ¼ in the shot put at the GVSU Big Meet ... Threw a mark of 15.40m/50-6 ¼ at the 2013 Big Ten Indoor Championships.

2011-12:
OUTDOOR:
Competed unattached in the shot put at the Lyle Bennett Open, hitting a season-best mark of 13.60m/44-7½ ... Posted a throw of 13.46m/44-2 in the shot put and a mark of 31.90m/104-8 competing unattached at the Spartan Invitational ... Hit a mark of 36.51m in the hammer throw at the Don Kleinow Invitational.
INDOOR:
Did not compete.