1 Ben Mitchell
1 - Ben Mitchell
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: San Diego, CA
High School: University City
Position: GK
Major: Chemistry
College: Pitzer

2016:

  • Played in 18 games for the Sagehens as a goalkeeper and started 17 of them
  • Recorded 81 saves with 2 shutouts 
  • Earned 5 wins

2015: SCIAC All-Academic team. 

  • Appeared in 19 games for the Sagehens as a goalkeeper and started all 19 of them
  • Recorded a career-high 85 saves with 2 shutouts
  • Earned 7 wins

2014

  • Appeared in 4 games and started 1 for the Sagehens at goalkeeper
  • Recorded 12 saves
  • Earned 2 wins

High School: Attended University City High School in San Diego, where he was a member of the soccer and lacrosse teams…Helped the Centurions to a Division 3 CIF Championship, earning Player of the Game honors in the final…University City went undefeated in 2013 to earn the Western League title…Served as team captain as a junior and senior…Also served as team captain of the lacrosse team as a junior and senior, earning Offensive MVP honors as a senior…Played club soccer for Albion SC, serving as team captain from 2011-14.

Personal: Attends Pitzer College, where he majors in chemistry…Has a younger brother…Favorite athletes include Tim Howard, Thierry Henry, and Aaron Ramsey…Braveheart is his favorite movie.