ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
30 - Ben Sestanovich
Ben Sestanovich
Height: 6-1
Weight: 195
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
High School: Sidwell Friends
Position: RHP
Major: Economics
Bats/Throws: R/R
House Affiliation: Pforzheimer

Senior (2011):
Finished second on the team with a 3.26 earned run average while posting a 2-1 record with a save in 10 appearances (fourth most on the team) ... Threw a scoreless inning of relief with a strikeout at Wofford (3/11) ... Earned a four-inning save at NYIT on 3/26, striking out four batters and allowing one run ... Threw 1.1 innings of hitless, scoreless relief at Columbia on 4/3 ... Earned a win in relief, throwing 5.1 innings at Brown in a 12-7 win in which he scattered five hits while allowing two runs ... Started and earned a win with 5.1 innings against Yale on 4/24 in which he scattered five hits and struck out four ... Struck out eight batters in 5.2 innings including five straight and the sides in the second and fourth innings against Dartmouth on 5/1. He took a one-hitter into the sixth inning before departing.

Junior (2010):
Missed the season due to injury.

Sophomore (2009):
Missed the season due to injury.

Freshman (2008):
Made his debut in relief at then-16th-ranked Wichita State on 3/08, and struck out a batter in one inning of work ... Threw 5.0 innings of relief against Northern Iowa on 3/16 and did not allow an earned run ... Had four strikeouts in 3.1 innings of relief at UC Riverside on 3/19 ... Earned the start in the 2008 Beanpot at Fenway Park against Northeastern on 4/15 and struck out three batters in 3.2 innings of work ... Retired nine straight batters at Boston College in a relief appearance on 4/22.

High School:
Served as baseball captain junior and senior seasons at Sidwell Friends High School in Washington, D.C. ... Conference champion junior season ... Named All-Mid-Atlantic Athletic Conference his last three seasons ... Volunteered in the Dominican Republic in a sports and literacy program in 2007 ... Aunt, Mary '85, played squash at Harvard.