Benjamin Jones
Benjamin Jones
Height: 5'6"
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Grove City, Pa.
High School: Homeschool
Events: Distance
Major: English


  • USA South All-Academic (2018-19)

2018-19 (Freshman): Ran in five cross country meets... Made debut with a 10th place finish at the Mountaintop Invitational (Aug. 31) with a 5k time of 18:14.9... Had a season-best in the 8k at 28:03.5 at the Berry Invitational (Oct. 13)... Finished 11th at the Maryville Invitational (Sept. 29) with a time of 28:37.9

High School: Was homeschooled... Was the recipient of the Frank Jiggs Wolford Athletic Award... Set personal records in the 5k (16:55), two-mile (10:06), mile (4:38), and 800 meter (2:06)

Personal: Parents are Jeremy and Christina Jones... Has three siblings: Toby, Josh, and Josie... Father, Jeremy, ran cross country at Covenant from 1994-97... Favorite Bible verse is Psalm 115:1... Planning to major in English

Jones' Personal Records:

Cross Country:
5k: 18:14.98 (Mountaintop Invitational, Aug. 31, 2018)
8k: 28:03.56 (Berry Invitational, Oct. 13, 2018)

Outdoor Track:

Indoor Track: 

High School:
800 (track): 2:06
Mile: 4:38
2-mile: 10:06
5k: 16:55