Men's Swimming and Diving—Roster

Ben Gross
Ben Gross

Class Year: 2010

Position: free/fly

High School: Long Beach

Hometown: Long Beach, N.Y.

2009-10 season highlights: Ben finished fourth in the 50 freestyle (20.99), seventh in the 100 freestyle (46.33), and 14th in the 100 backstroke (53.33 prelim) at the NESCAC meet. A captain, he is part of school records in the 200 medley relay, 400 medley relay, and 200 freestyle relay. 2008-09 season highlights: Gross was seventh in the 50 freestyle (21.00) and eighth in the 100 freestyle (46.80) at the league meet. Earned Collegiate Swim Coaches Association of America honorable mention academic All-American honor. 2007-08 season highlights: Ben competed in the sprint freestyles and the 100 butterfly at the conference meet. 2006-07 season highlights: Ben was in the 100 freestyle and 100 butterfly at the NESCAC meet. At Colby:  Ben is pursuing a major in Psychology with a minor in Creative Writing... Loud Rock Director (WHMB)... interned at Spring Lake Ranch and Long Beach Patrol during the summer.  Before Colby:  Swam and played tennis at Long Beach High... named all-state and all-county for swimming... National Honor Society.