Ben Sievert | Distance


Year: Junior

Hometown: Frankenmuth, Mich.

Previous School: Frankenmuth

Major: Middle Level Education - History and Physical Education

2012-13 Bests
1,000 meter run: 2:37.49 (Concordia Invite)
One mile run: 4:21.23 (Concordia Invite)
3,000 meter run: 8:43.88 (Husker Invite)
5,000 meter run: 15:25.92 (Prairie Wolf Invite)
4x800 meter relay: 7:41.88 (NAIA National Championships)
Distance medley relay: 10:23.93 (Polar Dog Dual)
800 meter run: 1:57.21 (Doane Relays)
1,500 meter run: 4:01.98 (UNL Pre-Drake)
5,000 meter run: 15:53.08 (GPAC Championships)
10,000 meter run: 33:45.96 (Wildcat Classic)
4x800 meter relay: 7:51.27 (GPAC Championships)

Track and Field Honors
2014 NAIA Indoor National Qualifier (one mile, 5,000m, 4x800m relay)
2014 GPAC Indoor All-Conference (one mile, 3,000m, 5,000m)
2013 NAIA Outdoor National Qualifier (4x800m relay)
2013 GPAC Outdoor All-Conference (1,500m, 5,000m, 4x800m relay)
2013 NAIA Indoor All-American (4x800m relay)
2013 GPAC Indoor All-Conference (one mile, 3,000m, 5,000m)
2012 NAIA Outdoor All-American (4x800m relay)
2012 GPAC Outdoor All-Conference (1,500m, 5,000m)
2012 NAIA Indoor National Qualifier (distance medley relay, 3,000m)
2012 GPAC Indoor All-Conference (5,000m)

Cross Country Honors
2013 NAIA All-American
2013 GPAC All-Conference
2013 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete
2013 GPAC Cross Country Runner of the Week - Oct. 2, 16
2012 NAIA National Qualifier
2012 GPAC All-Conference
2012 GPAC Cross Country Runner of the Week - Sept. 19, Oct. 10
2011 NAIA National Qualifier
2011 GPAC All-Conference

High School

Ran for the Eagles of Frankenmuth high school for four years ... He was team captain for two years ... As a sophomore he received First Team All-Conference and Saginaw County honors in cross country and First Team All-Conference in the mile and two mile in track ... Junior year he was Conference Champion in cross country, mile, two mile, and two mile relay ... He was also All-State in cross country, Regional Champion in the mile and relay, and State runner-up in the two mile relay ... Senior year he was Conference Champion in cross country, mile, two mile and two mile relay ... Broke his high school's 5k record in cross country and mile record in track ... He was State Champion in the two mile relay and placed third in the mile ... He was a member of the National Honor Society and received Academic All-State honors.

Born June 10 in Las Vegas, Nevada ... Son of David and Brenda Sievert ... Has three sisters, two older and one younger .... Both of his parents ran cross country and track at Concordia.