8 Ben Teitscheid
8 Ben Teitscheid
Height: 6-1
Weight: 170
Year: So.
Hometown: Newport Beach, Calf.
High School: Mater Dei
Position: ATK
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2017: ACWPC All-Academic (Excellent Honors) … registered two goals, eight assists, four steals and drew one ejection as a sophomore … his two goals came in back-to-back games against No. 5 Pacific (9/17) and Redlands (9/17) while the team was in California … dished out a career-high three assists against Monmouth in the CWPA Division III Eastern Championship Tournament (10/14) … [SEASON STATS]

2016:
Recorded five goals on 14 shots, five assists, three field blocks, seven steals, and three ejections drawn… recorded two goals and two assists vs Penn State Behrend (9/17)...recorded two steals against George Washington  (9/3)... aided the Engineers to their eighth CWPA Division III Eastern Championship in program history ... [SEASON STATS]

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering.

High School: A 2016 graduate of Mater Dei High School…varsity letterwinner in water polo and swimming…two-time junior varsity captain…attacker…David L. Kelly Memorial Award recipient…Offensive Player of the Year…Division I CIF SS Champions…State Champions…North vs. South Champions…Iron Man Super Finals Champions…Junior. Olympics 19U Bronze medalist…also played for the Olympic Development Program…National Honor Society…California Scholarship Federation…USA Water Polo Outstanding Academic All-American…Distinguished Scholar Diploma.

Career Stats:

Year Goals Shots Assists Ejections Drawn Ejections Vs. Blocks Steals Sprints Won
2016 5 14 5 3 14 3 7 0
2017 2 10 8 1 6 0 4 0
Totals 7 24 13 4 20 3 11 0


Career Game Highs:

Goals - 2 vs. Penn State Behrend - September 17, 2016
Assists - 3 vs. Monmouth - October 14, 2017
Ejections Drawn - 1 (four times) - Most recently vs. Penn State Behrend - October 14, 2017
Field Blocks - 1 (three times) - Most recently vs. Iona - November 19, 2016
Steals - 2 vs. George Washington - September 3, 2016