13 - Ben Ketchum
Ben Ketchum
Height: 5-11
Weight: 200
Year: Junior
Hometown: Greenwich, CT
High School: Quinnipiac University
Position: Forward

2010-11: Skated in 36 of 37 games and registered 18 points in his firs t season as a Pioneer...Ranked third on the team with 12 assists and scored six goals with the second most shots on goal...Assisted on two goals at Bentley (11/3) for the first multi-goal game of his career...Scored his first career goal in a 4-4 tie at Army (11/20)...Posted a shorthanded score against St. Lawrence (1/3)...Dished out two assists in 4-2 win over Air Force (1/8)...Tallied two goals, including the gamewinner, and added an assist in a 6-3 comeback win at Bentley (2/4)...Scored again and had one helper vs. Bentley (2/5)...Recorded the game-winning goal in a 6-3 third period come-from-behind win in the AHA First Round at Bentley (3/5).

Before SHU: Played for Quinnipiac in 2009-10, registering one goal and one assist in ten games last season before transfereing to SHU...Played for the New Hampshire Junior Monarchs, winning the Junior A National Championship in 2008...Played for Salisbury Prep, winning the New England Prep Division 1 championship in 2006 and reachign the quarter and semi-finals in 2005 and 2007 ...Competed in the USA Hockey National Tournament with Mid-Fairfield midget team in 2003-04...Played on the Gold Medal winning Team USA Under-17 team in the Five Nation's Tournament in Slovakia in 2003.

Personal: Born:  4/18/1987.  Family Parents: Polly and Tom Ketchum, Siblings: Dylan, Diana, Bray, and Freddy.   Hobbies: Cooking, fly-fishing, travelling, tennis. Favorite Pro Sports Teams: New York Yankees, Rangers, Giants.  Favorite Athletes: Rafael Nadal, Nick Swisher.  Favorite Book: Chicka Chicka Boom Boom.  Favorite TV Show: Entourage.  Favorite Song: Beautiful Day, U2.