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Nic Bennion Athlete Profile

Nic Bennion

Nic Bennion
Positions: 400 Meters, 800 Meters Height: 5-10 Weight: 155 Roster Years: 2005-2007 Hometown: West Jordan


Born November 1981 in West Jordan, Utah ... parents are Mike and Lori Bennion ... served in the Illinois Chicago North Mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ... started in track his freshman year of high school.

Before BYU

Two-time state champ in the 800m and 4x400m ... holds the state record in 4x400m ... lettered all four years in track and cross country.


Best Marks: 400m-48.00, 800m-1:54, 1600m-4:34

2005 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted the season.

2006 | Freshman Year

Named Scholar Athlete by the Student Athlete Academic Center.

2007 | Sophomore Year

Did not compete indoor ... finished seventh in the 800 meters at the Cougar Invitational ... placed eighth in the 800 meters at the Wildcat Outdoor Open at Weber State University ... took second in the 800 meters at the University of Utah Twilight meet ... won the 800-meter open with a season-best 1:54.54 at the Robison Invitational ... came in fifth in the 800 meters at the Weber Twilight.