2008 (Freshman): Outdoor - Crossed the finish in eighth in the 800 meter run at the Yellow Jacket Invitational, clocking in with a personal-best time of 1:56.63 ... Ran season-best 400m time of 51.27 at Jesse Owens Classic. Indoor - Competed in 800m run, turning in best time at McCravy Memorial of 1:57.08. High School: Three-time West Virginia state 800-meter champion ... Two-time West Virginia state champion in the 400 meters ... Led Ravenswood High School to four consecutive Cross Country State AA Championships ... Coached by Bryan Canterburry ... Played four years of basketball and part of state championship team as a junior ... Featured in Sports Illustrated's Faces in the Crowd in 2007 ... honor roll student ... Awarded Little Kanawha Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Year.
Personal: Full name is Benjamin Phillip Miller ... Born Dec. 8, 1988 in Ripley W.Va. ... Parents are Scott and Terri Miller ... Has one sister, Rachel (16).
Personal Bests: 400m dash - 49.3; 800 meters - 1.56.63.