Ben Nardi
Ben Nardi
Height: 5-7
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Forest Hill, Md.
High School: North Harford
Major: Landscape Architecture

2017 – Freshman
Part of the team that won the 2017 CACC Championships…Named the CACC Rooking of the Week on Sept. 25…Ran in eight meets for the Rams in the fall…Competed at the 2017 NCAA DII East Region Championships, finishing 57th with a time of 36:07 (5:49 pace) in the 10k event…Turned in five top-25 finishes which included three top-20 finishes…Finished 15th at the DelVal Invitational (17:34, 5:40 pace) and the Philadelphia Metro Championships (29:21, 5:54 pace).

Date Meet Place Race Time Pace
Sept. 2, 2017 DelVal Invitational  15th  5k  17:34  5:40
Sept. 9, 2017 Philadelphia Metro  15th  8k  29:21  5:54
Sept. 16, 2017 Delaware Invitational  19th  8k  29:43  5:58
Sept. 23, 2017 Osprey Open  29th  8k  28:22  5:42
Sept. 29, 2017 Paul Short Run  119th  8k  28:08  5:40
Oct. 7, 2017 Jack Saint Clair Memorial  24th  8k  30:42  6:11
Oct. 22, 2017 CACC Championship  25th  8k  28:34  5:45
Nov. 4, 2017 NCAA East Region Championship  57th  10k  36:07  5:49


Background
Attended North Harford High School in Pylesville, Md., graduating in May 2017…Five-time varsity letterwinner: twice in track and field, once in cross country, once in swimming and once in soccer…Named All-County for cross country as a senior…Served as the captain of his track and field team as a senior…A Boy Scouts of America Baltimore Area Council Eagle Scout Candidate…Brotherhood member of the Order of the Arrow (Scouting’s National Honor Society)…Member of the National Honor Society, the National Society of High School Scholars, and is a Maryland State Scholar...Awarded the Presidential Award for Educational Excellence.

Personal
Son of Anthony and Debra…His hobbies include backpacking, hiking and photography.