Hemingway Benton
Hemingway Benton

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Glencoe, IL

High School:
New Trier

Height:
5-10



04/19/2014

No. 4 Virginia Wins Nine Races at ACC/Big Ten Challenge

Cavaliers' Varsity Four wins two races against top-10 competition

04/08/2014

Virginia's Varsity Eight Repeats as ACC Crew of the Week

Cavaliers' top boat defeated No. 7 Princeton and Columbia

04/05/2014

No. 3 Virginia Wins Four Races Against No. 7 Princeton and Columbia

Cavaliers win final four races of regatta

04/01/2014

Virginia's Varsity Eight Named ACC Crew of the Week

Cavalier boat defeated two ranked opponents at Pac-12 Challenge

03/30/2014

No. 3 Virginia Wins Three Races Against No. 6 USC

Cavaliers conclude action at Pac-12 Challenge

2012-13
• 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

2011-12
• 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

Personal

• Mother is Kim Benton
• Has a brother, Colby