Ben Cook
Ben Cook
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Mount Vernon, Ohio
High School: Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets
Major: Biology

Personal Bests:

Shot Put (I) - 13.71m (Jessica Starks Open 2018)
Weight Throw (I) - 11.98m (Jessica Starks Open 2018)

Hammer Throw (O) - 33.92m (Cedarville Collegiate 2018)
Discus (O) - 37.94m (Otterbein Twilight 2018)
Shot Put (O) - 13.18 (G-MAC Outdoor Championships 2018)

2017-18: Competed in six events during the indoor season and seven outdoor events...Had three top 10 finishes during the indoor season and one top 10 during the outdoor season...His best finish during the indoor season was a second place finish in the shot put with a distance of 13.57m at the Marietta First Glimpse...His best finish during the outdoor season was a fifth place finish at the Denison Big Red Invitational

High School: Was the Captain of the Football and Track & Field teams...2x all-leauge honorable mention in the OCC...First team all-area in Football...Placed second in the shot put in the OCC...First in the district for shot...Placed eighth at regional championships.  

Personal: Son of Greg and Lisa Cook...Has four siblings Cortland, Faith, Rachel,Sam.