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Peter PritchettPeter Pritchett

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School: Benson Graduation Year: 1987

Year Inducted: 2011

Sports Played: Cross Country, Track and Field

High School Honors: Cross Country two-year letter winner; PIL Champion and 2nd Place in State Meet his senior year; Track and Field two-year letter winner; two-time PIL and State 3,000 meters champion, becoming 1st African American to win 3,000 meters title

Post High School Career: National Junior Olympic 1,500 meters Champion in 1987; NAIA Steeplechase Champion while running for Anderson University in Indiana

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Bob WoodleBob Woodle

Benson ~ 1959 ~ Basketball (3 letters, all-PIL as a senior, captain) Baseball (3 letters, 2nd team all-PILas a senior, captain) Golf (4 letters), Co-Valedictorian

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Jim Newcomb *Jim Newcomb *

Benson ~ 1949 ~ Three-time PIL and two-time State Cross Country Champion; lost only once in three years of competition; Finished second in State Meet as a freshman; led Benson