Hemingway Benton
Hemingway  Benton


Glencoe, Ill.

High School:
New Trier



Virginia's Varsity Eight Named ACC Crew of the Week

Cavalier boat won three races at Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational


Virginia Sweeps Five Races at Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational

Cavaliers win 14 of 15 races on the weekend


Virginia Wins Nine Races on First Day of Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational

Regatta concludes Sunday morning


Virginia Closes Fall with Two Wins at Rivanna Romp

Cavaliers place three in top four in the Varsity Eights race


Virginia Places Second at Princeton Chase

Cavaliers host Rivanna Romp on Nov. 16

• CRCA All-South Region Second Team member
• Member of the Varsity Eight that placed eighth at NCAAs
• Part of ACC Champion V8 that was named ACC Crew of the Year
• Rowed with the V8 all season
• Part of the V8 that finished as the top collegiate boat (fourth overall) at the Head of the Charles

• Member of Varsity Eight that finished fourth at NCAAs
• Split time between V8 and 2V8 in spring
• Part of 2V8 that placed fourth at San Diego Crew Classic
• In bow seat for V8 that finished third at Head of the Charles and was top collegiate boat

• Member of Varsity Eight that won NCAA and ACC Championships
• Part of Second Varsity Eight that finished third at San Diego Crew Classic

High School

• Member of the 2008, 2009 and 2011 SRAA National Championship squads
• Placed third at the 2010 youth nationals
• Member of the US Junior National squad that competed at 2010 Junior World Championships, placing seventh in the pairs
• Part of the Midwest Championship teams from 2008-11
• Holds the New Trier school record in the 2K and 6K
• Honored as a scholar-athlete all four years


• Mother is Kim Benton
• Has a brother, Colby