Track & Field

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04/25/2015

Irish Wrap Weekend In Iowa, Michigan

Men and women show strength in 400-meter hurdles at GINA Relays

04/24/2015

Irish Solid At Drake, GINA Relays

Jade Barber, relays provide highlights in Des Moines

04/11/2015

Irish Complete Day At ACC/Big Ten Challenge

Big Ten prevails in conference showdown

02/21/2015

Irish Close Regular Slate At Alex Wilson Invite

Women's distance medley relay builds NCAA resume

02/07/2015

Irish Flash Speed On Day 2 Of Meyo Invitational

Bamgbose returns a pair of record-breaking performances on the day

AS A JUNIOR: Competed in five meets between the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons … took part in two events at the season-opening Blue and Gold Invitational, placing ninth in the 400 and first as part of the 4x400-meter relay with Harvey Smith, Oye Eyeguokan and Chris Giesting … competed in the 400 meters at the Meyo Invitational … placed 11th in the 400 at the Alex Wilson Invitational … got first taste of outdoor action at the ACC/Big Ten Challenge, finishing third in the 400-meter hurdles (55.96) … also placed third in the 400-meter hurdles championships at the Gina Relays (54.59).

AS A SOPHOMORE:Competed in two meets during the indoor track & field season ... notched a second place finish in the 500m dash (1:06.04) at the Blue and Gold Invitational ... placed 12th in the 400m dash (51.73) at the Notre Dame Invitational.

AS A FRESHMAN: Competed in seven meets during the indoor and outdoor seasons ... ran the 400m hurdles at the Hillsdale College GINA Relays ... placed sixth at the Polytan Invitational in the 400m hurdles with best time of the season (55.21) ... competed in the 400m hurdles at the Michigan State Spartan Invitational ... ran the 500m and 400m at Meyo Invitational ... competed in the 400m at the Notre Dame Invitational and the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open ... placed fifth in the 500m at the Blue & Gold Invitational and helped the 4x400m relay team take first with a time of 3:14.50.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL:Graduated from Blue Springs South High School in the spring of 2012 ... earned four varsity letters in track & field and three in football ... finished second in state as a junior in the 300m hurdles (37.55) ... also won a conference and district title and was named second team all-metro in the event ... named all-conference in the long jump and the 4x400m relay ... won conference championship in the 4x100m relay ... finished in sixth place in the 300m hurdles as a sophomore and was named all-metro honorable mention in the event ... was an all-conference wide receiver and corner as a senior on the football field as he helped the team to a class 6A MSHAA state football title ... participated in speech and debate, mock trial, Jaguar Ambassadors and National Honor Society ... won a conference championship in policy debate in 2011 ... conference runner-up in foreign extemporaneous speaking in 2011 ... was a state qualifier in policy debate in 2012 ... lead prosecutor for mock trial in 2011 and 2012 ... born in Kansas City, Mo., to Michael and Kathryn Harvel ... has a younger brother, Jack ... enrolled in the College of Arts & Letters in the Program of Liberal Studies.

Ben Harvel
Ben  Harvel

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lee's Summit, MO

High School:
Blue Springs South

Event:
Hurdles

Event Calendar

Delta

February 5
TBA
Meyo Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
RECAP
February 6
NTS
Meyo Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
RECAP
February 12
NTS
Spire D-I Invitational
Geneva, Ohio
RECAP
February 12
NTS
Iowa State Classic
Ames, Iowa
February 13
All Day
Iowa State Classic
Ames, Iowa
February 13
All Day
Spire D-I Invitational
Geneva, Ohio
February 20
10:00 AM
Alex Wilson Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
February 25
All Day
ACC Indoor Championships
Boston, Mass.
February 26
All Day
ACC Indoor Championships
Boston, Mass.
February 27
All Day
ACC Indoor Championships
Boston, Mass.
March 11
All Day
NCAA Indoor Championships
Birmingham, Ala.
March 12
All Day
NCAA Indoor Championships
Birmingham, Ala.
March 18
All Day
Shamrock Invitational
Myrtle Beach, S.C.
March 19
All Day
Shamrock Invitational
Myrtle Beach, S.C.
March 25
3:00 PM
Yellow Jacket Invitational
Atlanta, Ga.
March 25
All Day
Raleigh Relays
Raleigh, N.C.
March 26
10:00 AM
Yellow Jacket Invitational
Atlanta, Ga.
March 26
All Day
Raleigh Relays
Raleigh, N.C.
April 1
All Day
Stanford Invitational
Palo Alto, Calif.
April 2
All Day
Stanford Invitational
Palo Alto, Calif.
April 8
TBA
Sun Angel Track Classic
Tempe, Ariz.
April 9
TBA
Sun Angel Track Classic
Tempe, Ariz.
April 16
12:00 PM
ACC/Big Ten Challenge
Louisville, Ky.
April 22
TBA
Virginia Challenge
Charlottesville, Va.
April 23
TBA
Virginia Challenge
Charlottesville, Va.
April 28
TBA
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
April 28
TBA
Drake Relays
Des Moines, Iowa
April 29
TBA
Drake Relays
Des Moines, Iowa
April 29
TBA
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
April 30
TBA
Drake Relays
Des Moines, Iowa
April 30
TBA
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
May 6
3:00 PM
Billy Hayes Invitational
Bloomington, Ind.
May 14
All Day
ACC Outdoor Championships
Tallahassee, Fla.
May 15
All Day
ACC Outdoor Championships
Tallahassee, Fla.
May 16
All Day
ACC Outdoor Championships
Tallahassee, Fla.
May 26
TBA
NCAA East Regional
Jacksonville, Fla.
May 27
TBA
NCAA East Regional
Jacksonville, Fla.
May 28
TBA
NCAA East Regional
Jacksonville, Fla.
June 8
TBA
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
June 9
TBA
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
June 10
TBA
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
June 11
TBA
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.

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