Roff earns track honor from NAC

Roff earns track honor from NAC
April 29, 2008

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
(630) 829-6143

Benedictine University freshman Dylan Roff (Braidwood, Ill./Reed-Custer H.S.) has been selected as the Northern Athletics Conference "Student-Athlete of the Week" for the period of April 21-27, 2008. The Eagles' Rookie won three events at the Cougar Invitational hosted by Concordia University Chicago. Roff won the 110 meter hurdles with a time of 15.90 seconds, the 400 meter hurdles with a finish of 56.33 seconds and the high jump at 5'10". The Eagles finished second at the 11 team event.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.