AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2017
CCAA Spring All-Academic ... Earned fifth place in the 3000 steeplechase at the CCAA Championships with a time of 9:28.67.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2016
Finished third in the 3000 steeplechase at the All-UC Championships (9:46.97) ... Scored points for UCSD at the CCAA Championships with his eighth-place finish in the 3000 steeplechase (9:34.80).
A 2014 graduate of Dana Hills High School in Dana Point ... A 2012 All-South Coast League honoree in the 3200.
Born Nov. 3 in Royal Oak, Mich. ... Parents are Steve and Rina Benrubi ... Has an older sister named Natalie and a younger sister named Kelin ... Economics major at Revelle College ... Enjoys reading, listening to music and playing with magnets ... Roots for the Minnesota Vikings ... Favorite athlete is Emil Zatopek ... Listens to Queen, Hans Zimmer and The Beatles ... Loves pizza ... Lists his mother, father and high school coaches as his greatest influences.