Ben Zarlengo
Ben Zarlengo
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Petersburg, Alaska
High School: Petersburg (Marion Military Institute)
Events: Multis


2018-19: Indoor- made nine appearances during indoor season... finished in the top-3 in eight events... threw a career-best in the shot put at 11.57m (37' 11.5") at the Wheaton Invitational... threw a career-best in the weight throw at 18.80m (61' 8.25") at the NCAA DIII Indoor Championships... outdoor- made 10 appearances during outdoor season... finished as All-American in the hammer throw at the NCAA Division III National Championships with an eighth place finish, a career-best throw of 57.14m (187' 6")... finished first overall in the shot put with a personal-best of (12.95m 42' 6")... threw a career-best in the discus with a first place finish at 49.72m (163' 1") at the Silfen Invitational... finished in first place in nine events 

2017-18: Indoor- made six appearances during indoor season... threw a season-best 16.00m (52' 6") in the weight throw at the New England DIII Championships... threw a season-best in the shot put at 11.19m (36' 8.5") at the Wheaton Invitational... outdoor- made seven appearances during outdoor season... finished in the top-10 in 11 events... had a career-best in the javelin at 33.05m (108' 5") against Merchant Marine... threw a season-best 43.53m (142' 10") in the discus at the Silfen Invitational... threw a season-best 52.57m (172' 6") in the hammer throw at the New England DIII Championships

2016-17: Finished third in the discuss and seventh in the hammer at NEWMAC Championship ... Ninth in the hammer at Outdoor Division III Championship. INDOOR TOP PERFORMANCES OUTDOOR TOP PERFORMANCES 

HIGH SCHOOL: Competed for Brad Taylor at Petersburg High School ... Also member of cross country, swimming & diving and wrestling team ... State champ in discus ... State runner-up in 110 hurdles.

PERSONAL: Operations Research and Computer Analysis major ... Son of Dan and Kristen Zarlengo ... Dean's list student ... Brother, Joseph, was captain of Combat Arms Team at the Academy ... Father served as MK3 in the Coast Guard ... One brother.