Ben Greenspan
Ben Greenspan
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Williamsville, N.Y.
High School: Williamsville South
Event(s): Distance

SUNYACs 2016: Placed second in 1,650 Freestyle (16:48.02) … fourth in 500 Freestyle (4:46.99) … seventh in 200 Freestyle (1:46.70) … one of four swimmers on the first place 800 Freestyle relay (6:59.90) … named Second Team All SUNYAC.

SUNAYCs 2015: Finished tenth in the 500 freestyle with a time of 4:49.39 … placed ninth in the 200 freestyle with a time of 1:46.04 … finished fourth in the 1650 with a time of 16:49.07. 

 SUNYACs 2014: Finished eighth in the 500 freestyle (4:48.29) ... ninth in the 200 freestyle (1:45.48) ... fifth in the 1650 freestyle (16:44.65) ... one of four swimmers on the 800 freestyle relay team that went a time of 7:04.98.

SUNYACs 2013: Placed 13th in the 500 freestyle (4:52.33)...13th in the 200 freestyle (1:47.37)...and ninth in the 1650 freestyle (16:53.93). Was one of four swimmers on the 800 freestyle relay that placed fourth with a time of 7:06.32.

Prior to Geneseo: Attended Williamsville South High School ... swam for BACC Swimming under head coach Rick Boucher... Section VI State Champions and MVP in 2012 ... swam on the club teams as current teammates Reilly Wesolek and Roy Phipps.

Personal: Benjamin "Ben" Louis Greenspan was born in Williamsville, N.Y. ... parents are Rich and Laurie...has one sister, Becca ... majors in accounting ... was a member of the National Honor Society from 2011-2012 ... named to the Dean's List Spring 2013 and 2014 ... was a SUNYAC Academic All-American in 2014 ... named to the SUNYAC Commissioner's List ... favorite professional sports team is the Buffalo Bills and favorite athlete is Boobie Dixon ... started swimming in seventh grade to lost weight but continued because he ended up being decent at it ... favorite athletic-related moment was finishing the mile at SUNYACs 2015, his last race with his two best friends that he swam with for three years prior ... best advice received during his swimming career - "Always remain calm."

2015-16 Top Marks

100 Freestyle SCY 51.07 5th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/6/2015
200 Freestyle SCY 1:45.99 2016 SUNYAC Championships 2/19/2016
500 Freestyle SCY 4:46.99 2016 SUNYAC Championships 2/18/2016
1000 Freestyle SCY 10:23.46 University of Rochester v. SUN 1/22/2016
1650 Freestyle SCY 16:48.02 2016 SUNYAC Championships 2/20/2016
100 Butterfly SCY 58.57 Oswego at Geneseo 1/23/2016
200 Individual Medley SCY 2:11.43 Geneseo Invitational 2/6/2016

2014-15 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 23.10 Ithaca College Invitational 12/6/2014
100 Freestyle SCY 50.52 Cortland vs Geneseo 11/15/2014
200 Freestyle SCY 1:46.04 SUNYAC Championships 2015 2/20/2015
500 Freestyle SCY 4:49.18 SUNYAC Championships 2015 2/19/2015
1000 Freestyle SCY 10:19.50 New Paltz vs Geneseo 1/31/2015
1650 Freestyle SCY 16:49.07 SUNYAC Championships 2015 2/21/2015
200 Individual Medley SCY 2:13.86 Geneseo Invitational 2/7/2015

2013-14 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 23.34 MCC vs Geneseo 1/15/2014
100 Freestyle SCY 51.79 Geneseo Invitational 2/8/2014
200 Freestyle SCY 1:45.48 2014 SUNYAC Swimming & Diving 2/19/2014
500 Freestyle SCY 4:45.52 2014 SUNYAC Swimming & Diving 2/19/2014
1000 Freestyle SCY 10:38.27 Canisius vs Geneseo 11/2/2013
1650 Freestyle SCY 16:44.65 2014 SUNYAC Swimming & Diving 2/19/2014
200 Butterfly SCY 2:13.22 Geneseo Invitational 2/8/2014
400 Individual Medley SCY 4:43.84 Buffalo State 2/1/2014

2012-13 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 23.77 Buffalo State 2/2/2013
100 Freestyle SCY 52.63 MCC vs Geneseo 1/16/2013
200 Freestyle SCY 1:47.37 2013 SUNYAC Championships 2/20/2013
500 Freestyle SCY 4:48.23 2013 SUNYAC Championships 2/20/2013
1000 Freestyle SCY 10:34.63 Cortland 11/10/2012
1650 Freestyle SCY 16:53.93 2013 SUNYAC Championships 2/20/2013
100 Butterfly SCY 57.58 Buffalo State 2/2/2013
200 Butterfly SCY 2:11.04 Oswego vs. Geneseo 1/26/2013
200 Individual Medley SCY 2:17.19 Fredonia 11/3/2012