Benz closed his career competing in both the 100 and 200 meters at the conference outdoor championships ... His top-showing during the outdoor season was a seventh-place finish in the men's 100 meters at the TCU Invitational ... During the indoor season, competed in both the 60 and 200 meters at the MWC Indoor Championships.
Benz mainly competed in the 100 and 200 meters during the outdoor season, finishing 18th overall in the 200 meters at the MWC Outdoor Championships ... During the indoor season, the senior clocked a 14th-place performance in the 200 at both the Texas Tech Invite and the prelims of the MWC Indoor Championships.
During the outdoor season, Benz came on late, finishing seventh overall in the 100 meters at the Mountain West Conference Championships in Fort Worth ... Recorded a personal-best time of 10.78 in the 100 in preliminary action at the MWC Championships to place fourth in his heat ... Also competed in the 200 meters during the outdoor season, posting a personal-best mark of 21.74 at the MWC Championships in preliminary competition ... Closed out the 2008 outdoor season finishing eighth overall in the 200 meters at the conference championships.
Competed in the 100 and 200 meters ... Finished seventh in 200 meters at Mountain West Conference Outdoor Championships ... Placed eighth in the finals of the 100 meters at the MWC Outdoor Championships with a personal-best mark of 11.12 ... Posted a personal-best mark of 22.29 at the Horned Frog Invitational ... Clocked personal-best times of 7.43 in the 60 meters and 23.17 in the 200 meters during the outdoor season ... Finished 12th in 100 meters (11.17) at Horned Frog Invitational.
Did not participate in any meets.
Attended Christian Brothers College High School in St. Louis, Mo. ... Earned one letter in track and one in football ... Member of 4x100 team that was selected All-State in 2005 ... Ran the 100 meters in a time of 11.1 and the 200 meters in a time of 22.9 ... Named the team's Most Valuable Sprinter in 2005 ... Coached by Chris Scott.