Ben Wolbert
Ben Wolbert
Height: 5-11
Weight: 160
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Finksburg, Md.
High School: Westminster
Position: Fly/Mid Free

2009-10: Placed fifth in the 200-yard butterfly and seventh in the 100 fly at the America East Championships… Swam a career-best time in the 100 fly at the Terrapin Cup Last Chance Meet in 50.37, which is the 10th fastest time in UMBC history… Swam season-best times in the 200-yard freestyle (1:42.76) and 200 fly (1:52.49) at the conference meet.

 

2008-09: Finished fourth in the 200-yard butterfly, eighth in the 200-yard freestyle and ninth in the 100 fly at the America East Championships… Placed sixth in the 100 and 200 fly at the Patriot Invitational… Claimed a victory in the 100 fly in the season-opening meet against Bucknell… Swam season-best times in the 100 fly (50.56), 200 fly (1:52.38) and 200 free (1:42.69) at the America East Championships… 200 fly time is ninth on UMBC’s all-time top-10 list.

 

Background: Swam for Green Terror Aquatic Club in Westminster, Md.… Named to the Maryland All-State swim team in 2007 and 2008… A Junior National qualifier.

 

Personal: Son of Fran and Vicki Wolbert… Has an older sister, Grace… Majoring in biology... Born Oct. 16, 1989.