Naje Benton
Naje Benton


Philadelphia, PA

High School:
Franklin Towne C.H.S.


Personal: born on Sept. 11, 1994...son of Crystal Lightford and James Harrold...has three sisters and a brother...exercise science major at UMES...played basketball and AAU track while in high school, qualifiying for the AAU nationals in long jump...was a top 5 jumper in the state of Pennsylvania...qualified for Junior Olympics via the Mt. Airy Track Club...pre game routine includes listening to music and saying a prayer...lists his mom as his biggest influence because she wants nothing but the best and always help with problems...wants to become an athletic trainer and possible Olympic athlete after graduation...favorite saying is "God gives his best battles to his strongest warriors"...plays XBox 360, basketballand reads Sports Illustrated in his spare time...hopes to becomes a NCAA and MEAC Champion while in college.