Ben Mitchell
Ben Mitchell
Year: Junior
Hometown: New York, N.Y.
High School: Churchill
Position: Distance Free/Breast

2016-17 (Junior) – Finished 46th in the 100 freestyle at the Patriot League Championships, going a season-best 49.08... Third among Eagles in the 100 free... Also went 49.38 at the GMU Invitational... Timed in a season-best 4:53.71 in the 500 free in the PL Championships, placing 33rd... Was 33rd in the 100 breaststroke at the PL meet in a season-best 1:01.34... Second-fastest 100 breast swimmer on the team (Tillotson)... Also 1:02.86 at the GMU Invitational... Swam the anchor leg on AU's 400 medley relay team at the PL Championships (3:28.69)... Part of AU's 200 free relay that went 1:28.03 at the PL meet... Anchored the fastest 200 free of the season (1:27.70 at GMU Invitational).

2015-16 (Sophomore) – Swam three freestyle events in the PL Championships at Navy... Finished 44th in the 100 free, in a season-best 49.34... Third among AU swimmers in the 100 free... Time of 1:48.29 in the 200 free was 36th... Also 1:49.03 at the GMU Invitational... Placed 34th in the 500 free in season-best 4:54.23.... Also 4:59.22 at the GMU Invitational in the fall.

2014-15 (Freshman) – Finished 34th in the 100 free at the Patriot League Championships, swimming season-best 49.70.... Placed 32nd at PLs in the 200 freestyle at season-best 1:47.48... Placed 36th in the 500 free at the PL meet in season-best 4:51.68, which stands as his career-best... Also 4:57.93 at the GMU Invitational.