Benjamin Carey
Benjamin Carey
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Middleboro, MA
High School: Middleboro
Major: General Management
Event(s): Throws

2018-2019: Won the shot put (12.34m/40-6) at the season-opening USM Open I meet (12/15/18)

2017-2018: Competed in eight meets ... Finished sixth in the shot put (season-best 12.58m/41-3 ¼) at the Little East Conference Championships (2/10/18) ... Was fifth in the shot put (12.34m/40-6) at the USM Open III meet (1/27/18) ... Placed third in the shot put (11.26m/36-11 ½) at the USM Open II meet (1/6/18) ... Finished third in the shot put (11.72m/38-5 ½) at the USM Open I meet (12/9/17) ... Earned a spot on the Little East Conference Winter All-Academic Team.

2016-17: Competed in seven indoor meets during his rookie season ... Finished sixth in the shot put (12.17m/39-11 ¼) at the Little East Conference Championships (2/11/17) ... Won the shot put (12.78m/41-11 ¼) at the Reggie Poyau Invitational held at Brandeis (1/14/17) ... Won the shot put (12.24m/40-2) at the USM Open II (1/7/17) ... Little East Conference Rookie Field Athlete of the Week (12/12/16) ... Won the shot put (12.12 meters/39-9 ¼) at the season opening USM Open (12/10/16)

Academic Honors & Awards: 2016-17, 2017-18 William B. Wise Scholar-Athlete Award ... 2017-18, 2018-19 LEC All-Academic Team.

Before USM: Participated in indoor track & field, baseball and football at Middleboro (Mass.) H.S. ... Played on 2015 Division II State Champion baseball team ... Competed in the 2016 MIAA D4 Indoor Championships placing 11th in the shot put (43-5 ½) ... Third in the shot put (43-9 ½) at the Patriot League Championships