| Ben Kaplan
Santa Monica, Calif.
|Height / Weight:|
5-11 / 165
Academic All-Big 12 Baseball First Team
Made his first career appearance in the second game of the double-header against Texas Southern (5/14).
Fall 2009 Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll
Spring 2010 Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll
Earned a letter as a reserve, but did not see action.
Fall 2008 Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll
Spring 2009 Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll
Did not see action.
Fall 2007 & Spring 2008 Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll
Did not see action as a freshman.
Four-year letterwinner as an outfielder for Coach Tyrone Powell's Windward School baseball team in Los Angeles, Calif.
Selected as a team captain as a junior and senior and named team MVP as a senior.
Selected all-league as a pitcher and position player in each of his last three prep seasons.
Owns Windward School's single-game strikeout record with 15.
Named an all-league and All-CIF outfielder as a senior, batting a career-best .495 with 41 runs, 41 hits and 27 RBI, helping the Wildcats to a 22-7 overall record.
Batted .305 with 28 runs, 26 hits and 21 RBI to earn all-league accolades as a junior.
Hit .405 with 35 runs, 32 hits and 26 RBI to earn all-league recognition and help Windward to a 25-4 record as a sophomore.
Batted .365 with 30 runs, 28 hits and 19 RBI as a freshman.
Also earned three letters in soccer and one in football.
Garnered all-league recognition as a kicker his senior year.
Led league in goals scored as a sophomore.
Born Benjamin Joseph Kaplan on Dec. 11, 1988, in Santa Monica, Calif. ... parents are Vic and Connie Kaplan ... mother, Connie, attended graduate school at UT ... has two older sisters, Sara and Lauren ... majoring in sport management.