Hemingway Benton
Hemingway  Benton


Glencoe, Ill.

High School:
New Trier



Virginia's Varsity Eight Named ACC Crew of the Week

Cavalier crew defeated two top-15 boats


No. 4 Virginia Rowing Wins Five Races Against Three Ivy League Schools

Cavaliers travel to Clemson Invitational next weekend


No. 4 Virginia Wins 10 Races at ACC/Big Ten Challenge

Cavaliers win six of seven races in afternoon session


No. 2 Virginia Captures Three Race Wins Against No. 4 California

Cavaliers win 10 races overall at Pac-12 Challenge


No. 2 Virginia Wins Seven Races at Pac-12 Challenge

Cavaliers compete against Cal Sunday morning

• 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