Benjamin Jean
Benjamin  Jean
Class:
Sophomore

High School:
Grovetown

Event:
Sprints


01/07/2017

Jackets Post Six Top-Three Finishes at Orange & Purple Classic

Georgia Tech track and field freshmen Costa and Jean take first

2017 Track:
Indoor: Ran a personal-best time of 47.18 (sixth) in the 400m dash at the ACC Indoor Championships … also ran a 47.27 in the prelims of the ACC Indoor Championships … also ran one 500 meters, turning in a time of 1:03.63 at the Orange and Purple Classic. Outdoor: Started his college career with a bang, finishing first in the 500m dash with a time of 1:03.63 … raced a career-best time of 47.78 in the 400m at the Bob Pollock Invite … surpassed the ACC qualifying time in the 400m with a time of 47.98 during the men’s distance medley at the Music City Challenge (9:44.70) … helped win the 4x400 at the Tennessee Relays (3:05.61) – the then-top time registered in the ACC.