Former Texas Tech Champion Harrison Benjamin Passes Away
Former Texas Tech Track and Field athlete Harrison Benjamin has passed away. He was 29.
Harrison "Tank" Benjamin was one of the best throwers to ever come through the Texas Tech Track and Field Program. Benjamin overcame injuries to win the Big 12 shot put title in 2009. Benjamin earned All-Big 12 honors in the shot put six different times, and qualified for the NCAA Outdoor Championships in 2008 and 2009.
Funeral services for Benjamin are pending at this time.
[via Texas Tech]