Ben Locke

#6 Ben Locke

POS. D/MF
YEAR R-So.
HT. 6-0
WT. 162
HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL) Cleveland, Ohio (North Carolina St.)

2018 (Redshirt Sophomore):

  • Appeared in 20 games with 19 starts and logged 1,836 minutes
  • Recorded two goals and two assists
  • Tallied five total points on the season
  • Eight of his 16 shot attempts were on goal for a percentage of .500
  • Named to the ASUN All-Tournament Team 
  • Voted ASUN Player of the Week after his goal and assist helped Lipscomb upset No. 24 FGCU

2017 (Redshirt Freshman): 

  • Played in 18 games, starting 17
  • Named to the ASUN All-Freshman Team
  • Voted ASUN Player of the Week for the first week of action
  • Logged 1594 minutes
  • Scored one goal and notched two assists for four total points
  • Four of his eight shots landed on goal

2016-17 (NC State): 

  • Redshirt after injury
  • Named ACC Scholar Athlete

2015-16 (NC State):

  • Medical redshirt after an injury
  • Named ACC Scholar Athlete

Club: 

  • Competed with Charlotte Eagles of the USL PDL

High School: 

  • Played at Charlotte Country Day School
  • Finalist in 3 State Championships (1 in Ohio, 2 in North Carolina)
  • USYS U16 National Runner-Up...Was captain and MVP in 2015
  • Named All-State in 2014, 2015...Named All-Region in 2014, 2015
  • Named All-District in 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Scored 20 goals and 5 assists as a sophomore
  • Scored 12 goals and 10 assists as a junior
  • Scored 14 goals and 11 assists as a senior.

Personal: 

  • Son of Kevin and Colleen Locke
  • Has one brother, Zach, and one sister, KC
  • Sister played college volleyball at Plam Beach Atlantic
  • Father was an All-American at Denison University
  • Previously recruited by NC State, Notre Dame, Messiah College, Akron, UNC Charlotte
  • Plans to major in Business
  • Favorite soccer team is Borussia Dortmund
  • Favorite athlete is Andrea Pirlo