Ben Fox
    Ben Fox

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Sanger, Calif.

    High School:
    Sanger HS

    Height:
    5-9

    Event:
    Pole Vault

    06/24/2013

    71 Bulldogs Named 2012-13 MW Scholar Athletes

    A total of 71 Fresno State student-athletes were honored as part of a league-record 623 Mountain West scholar athletes.

    06/20/2012

    More `Dogs Earn Academic Accolades

    50 Fresno State student-athletes were named Academic All-WAC for the spring sports season.

    Last updated on July 1, 2014

    2013-2014
    Outdoor (Senior):
    Participated in six meets including the Mountain West Championship ... competed in one event ... recorded a college best 4.66m in the pole vault at the Mountain West Championship.

    2012-13
    Outdoor (Junior):
    Turned focus to the pole vault in 2013 ... competed at the UC Irvine Spring Break Invitational and Bulldog Open ... set season-best mark of 14'-1.25" (4.30m) at the UC Irvine Spring Break Invitational on March 23 ... registered a clearance of 13'-5.25" (4.10m) at the Bulldog Open on April 27.

    2011-12
    Outdoor (Sophomore):
    Competed in five meets and two events (800m and 1500m) ... ran a season best 1:57.25 in the 800m at the San Francisco State Distance Carnival.

    2010-11
    Outdoor (Freshman):
    Competed in six meets ... ran a season-best in the 800 meter with a time of 1:57.00 on March 12 against Cal Poly.

    Prior to Fresno State:
    Four-year varsity track and field and cross country competitor...earned MVP honors for track and field three seasons and two seasons for cross country...team was CMAC champions for three consecutive seasons.

    Personal:
    Born June 23, 1992 in Sanger, Calif....parents are Philip and Marsha Fox...has one sister, Amy...enjoys long boarding, trail running and hiking...lists his favorite athlete as Steve Prefontaine because he was a very inspirational runner...most admires his parents for guiding him towards a path of success.

    CAREER BESTS
    Outdoor:
    ● 800m - 1:57.00, Cal Poly/Fresno State Dual Meet (3/12/11)
    ● 1,500m - 4:20.00, Sacramento State Mondo Mid-Major Challenge (4/9/11)
    ● Pole Vault - 4.30m, UC Irvine Spring Break Invitational (3/23/13)

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