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Napoleon Benoit
Napoleon Benoit

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
New Orleans, La.

High School:
Ecole Classique HS

Event:
Throws

06/05/2012

Southern Miss Recognizes 128 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academic Achievements

Volleyball registered six President's List members, while women's soccer was next with five and women's track had four.

04/28/2012

Golden Eagle Track & Field Teams Conclude Home Schedule on Positive Note

Golden Eagles record 29 top eight-finishes

04/22/2012

Golden Eagle Track and Field Teams Competed at LSU Alumni Gold

The Golden Eagles will host their annual Golden Eagle Classic on Saturday, April 28.

03/10/2012

Golden Eagle Track & Field Teams Compete in Season-Opener

Golden Eagles collected six first-places in events

02/25/2012

Golden Eagle Indoor Teams Finish Day One in Fourth and Ninth

Bowie, Crockett, Norwood earn silver medals

Personal Bests:
Shot Put - 45'9" (indoor)
Weight Throw - 46'4.75" (indoor)
Shot Put - 48'10" (outdoor)
Hammer - 152'9" (outdoor)
Discus - 114'3" (outdoor)

Junior (INDOOR): Did not compete in any events ... (OUTDOOR): Recorded personal best marks with a throw of 48'10" in the shot and 152'9" in the hammer ... Sophomore (INDOOR): Set a new personal best in the weight throw with a 46' 4.75'' at the C-USA Indoor Championships (2/26) ... Threw in three other events ... (OUTDOOR): Set a new personal best in the hammer throw with a 140' 2'' for seventh place at the Tiger Track Classic (4/2) ... Competed in five events ... best throw in the discus was 107' ... Freshman (INDOOR): Recorded a season-best mark of 45'9" in the shot ... Best mark in the weight throw was 45'5" ... (OUTDOOR): Posted a season-best throw of 46'2" in the shot for a third-place finish ... Recorded a personal-best mark of 114'3" in the discus at the Alabama Relays ... Best throw in the hammer was 135'11"... High School: Attended Ecole Classique High School where he was a three-year letterwinner in track and field for Coach Maurice Gernhauser ... Named all-district and all-region in the shot put ... Personal: Son of Napoleon and Jill Benoit ... An exercise science major.

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06/09/2012 | Track

Demydova Wins Triple Jump National Title at NCAA National Outdoor Track and Field...

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06/07/2012 | Track

Bowie Finishes Second in Long Jump at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships,

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06/07/2012 | Track

Southern Miss Places Four on the Track & Field All-Academic Team

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06/06/2012 | Track

Golden Eagles Set for NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships

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06/05/2012 | Track

Southern Miss Recognizes 128 Student-Athletes for Spring Semester Academic Achievements

The Southern Miss Department of Athletics recognized 137 Southern Miss student-athletes for their classroom achievements for the 2012 Spring semester. READ MORE [+]

05/27/2012 | Track

Demydova Wins Triple Jump at the East Preliminary

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05/25/2012 | Track

Two More Golden Eagles Qualify for NCAA National Track & Field Outdoor Championship

The Golden Eagle track and field teams added two more student-athletes to their list on national qualifiers heading to the 2012 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships. READ MORE [+]

05/25/2012 | Track

Two Golden Eagles Qualify for NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championship

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05/18/2012 | Track

Golden Eagle Track and Field Teams Send Twelve to the East Preliminary Round

Twelve Southern Miss track and field team student-athletes have earned a spot to participate in the 2012 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field East Preliminary Rounds. READ MORE [+]