Jake Bennett
Jake Bennett

RS Junior

Grand Ledge, Mich.

High School:
Grand Ledge

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 245



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.


Spartans Show Depth at Jesse Owens Track Classic

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


MSU Track & Field Concludes Split Weekend Competition

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


MSU Track & Field Shines at 2014 Spartan Invitational

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


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.


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

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)

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.

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.
Did not compete.