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    Alex Bennatan
    Alex Bennatan
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Lake Forest, Ill.

    Event:
    Middle Distance

    ELIGIBILITY (IN/OUT):
    SR/SR

    04/20/2013

    Huskies Claim First at UConn Classic

    Men's track and field ends home season with top spot

    04/17/2013

    Huskies Host Final Home Meet of 2013

    UConn Classic set to begin at noon on Saturday

    04/13/2013

    Huskies Finish Fourth at Battle on the Bayou

    UConn posts four first place finishes at LSU

    04/06/2013

    Huskies Finish First in Dog Fight

    UConn wins Dog Fight for second consecutive time

    03/30/2013

    Men's Track & Field Dominates at Home in UConn Spring Invite

    Huskies post 37 top-five finishes at home opener

    2013 Outdoor (Senior)

    • Took eighth place in the 800 meter run at the BIG EAST Championships with a time of 1:52.60.

    2012-2013 Indoor (Senior)

    • Finished second in the 800 at the New England Championships with a time of 1:51.75.
    • Took first place with a time of 1:49.45 in the 800 at the IC4A Championships which marked a career best.

    2011-12 Indoor (Senior):

    • Finished sixth in the 800 at the New England Championships with a time of 1:51.56...Member of the 4x800 team that finished third (7:40.54) at NEICAAA's.
    • Placed fourth in the 800m (1:53.48) at the BIG EAST Championships...Part of the 4x800 squad that took third (7:32.57) at the league championships.
    • Part of the 4x800m that claimed fifth at the IC4A Championships in 7:31.78.

    2011-12 Cross Country: Placed 28th at the Connecticut College Invite (26:52)...Ran 26:54.5 to place 97th at the BIG EAST Championship.

    2010-11 Indoor (Junior):

    • Placed sixth at the BIG EAST Championship in the 1000m with a time of 2:28.77.

    2010-11 Cross Country (Junior):

    • Recorded his best time of the season at the UMass Invite when he placed 32nd with a time of 27:15...competed for the Huskies at the BIG EAST Championship, crossing the line in a time of 29:14...helped the Huskies bring home a second place finish from the Fairfield Invite after placing 25th overall (29:25).

    2009-10 Indoor (Sophomore):

    • Part of the 4x800 meter relay team which placed third at the BIG EAST Championship with a time of 7:32.73...Finished sixth in the 1000 meter run at the BIG EAST Championship in 2:26.33.
    • Placed seventh in the 800 meter run at the IC4A Championship with 1:51.81.
    • Won the 800 meter run with a time of 1:52.08 at the New England Championship.

    2008-09 Cross Country (Freshman):

    • Finished 48th at the UMass Invitational (28:52)...Finished 55th at the Central Connecticut Mini Meet (16:17).

    Personal: An Allied Health Sciences major... Born November 30, 1990.