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    Benjamin Brown
    Benjamin Brown

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    San Diego, Calif.

    High School:
    Torrey Pines

    Height:
    6-0

    Event:
    Jumps

    Birthdate:
    08/19/1988

    THIS SEASON: Ben Brown kept making improvements last season and the Trojans look for him to continue his progress this season. Is also learning to throw the javelin this season.

    2009: Had a best triple jump of 45-1.75 on April 25 and best long jump of 20-8 on March 14.

    2008: Posted a career-best triple jump of 47-5.75 on April 26 at the UCSD Triton Invitational.

    2007: Had a season-best triple jump of 46-8 (14.22m) on April 28 in the USC-UCLA Dual Meet. Also had a season best in the long jump at the Dual Meet of 21-7.5 (6.59m).

    HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Torrey Pines High in San Diego, Calif. Was a three-time CIF San Diego Section medalist and a three-time Palomar League medalist. Was a gold and silver medalist at the California State Games.

    PERSONAL: Ben was born on Aug. 19, 1988 in San Diego, Calif. His hobbies include sculpture, photography and action sports. Is a Broadcast Journalism major and a Sculpture minor at USC.

    CAREER BESTS: Triple Jump 47-5.75, Long Jump21-9.5