Coach Ben attended Boys’ Latin School of Maryland and was a three-year starter. During his high school career he earned Under Armour All-American and NILCA First Team All-American. Ben was ranked 49th overall player and ranked 18th midfielder of 2013 class according to Inside Lacrosse. Ben played in 40 total career games as an Notre Dame midfielder. His first career goal scored in the 2014 national championship game versus Duke.