Benjamin Lin
Benjamin Lin
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Beaverton, Ore.
High School: Catlin Gabel School
Position: Sabre
Major: Computer Science and Engineering

2016-17: NFC The Elliot Lillien Award … NFC all-star second team … overall record: 50-19 … NFC record: 22-5 … ranked 19th at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championship (3/12) … placed eighth at the New England Championship (3/4) … captured first place at The Big One Invitational (11/5). [INDIVIDUAL RESULTS]

2015-16: NFC all-star first team … overall record: 53-16 … NFC record: 25-2 … finished 13th at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championship (3/13) … captured second place at the New England Championship (2/20) … claimed first place at The Big One Invitational (11/7). [INDIVIDUAL RESULTS]

2014-15: NCAA Elite 89 Award … NFC all-star first team … overall record: 49-19 … NFC record: 24-4 … was 23rd at the NCAA Championship (3/20) … finished sixth at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championship (3/8) … claimed fifth place at the New England Championship (2/21) … tied for third place at The Big One Invitational (11/1). [INDIVIDUAL RESULTS]

2013-14: NFC all-star first team … overall record: 56-12 … NFC record: 27-3 … ranked 23rd at the NCAA Northeast Regional (3/9) … captured third place at the New England Championship (2/22) … tied for third place at The Big One Invitational (11/2) … went 12-3 in his NFC debut (11/16) by sweeping Boston University, UMass, and New Hampshire, going 2-1 versus Sacred Heart, and picking up a win over Brandeis … generated 2-1 decisions against Yale, Johns Hopkins, Brown, Columbia, and St. John’s for a 10-5 total at the Brandeis Invitational (12/8) … defeated all of his opponents from Boston College, Vassar, Dartmouth, Tufts, and Brown for a 15-0 tally at the NFC season finale (1/25) … turned in a 14-0 performance at the Eric Sollee Invitational (2/2) courtesy of 3-0 outings against Stevens, NJIT, NYU, and Haverford while besting both of his foes from Hunter … finished with a 9-6 mark at the Duke Invitational (2/8) after sweeping Air Force and registering 2-1 ledgers versus UNC, Johns Hopkins, and Brandeis … blanked Boston College and tacked on victories over Brandeis and Harvard for a 5-4 record at the Beanpot (2/12).

Off the Fencing Strip at MIT: Majoring in computer science and engineering with a minor in management and a concentration in writing … completed internships at Kamcord and Wealthfront … conducted a UROP in the STEP Lab working on TaleBlazer’s website … Pi Lambda Phi house manager.

High School: A 2013 graduate of Catlin Gabel School … captured gold at the 2012 Cadet Men’s Sabre National Championship … ranked third in team points for Cadet Men’s Sabre in 2013 … finished 13th at the Konin Cadet Men’s Sabre World Cup and the 2013 Junior Men’s Sabre North American Cup … was 30th in Division 1 Men’s Sabre in 2012.

Club: Oregon Fencing Alliance.