SJU Men's Soccer BIO
Ben Cochran
Player Profile:
Ben Cochran 2829950
Position: Defense
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 175
Year: Redshirt Freshman
Hometown: Absecon, N.J.
High School: Pilgrim Academy

Philadelphia Soccer Six Defensive Player of the Week (10/16/17)

2017: Made eight appearances on the back line and four starts as a centerback... Tied for second on the squad in goals (2) and ranked third in points (4)... Took two shots on the season, and both were goals... Played 555 total minutes, which ranked fifth among all SJU defenders... Played the full 90 minutes in first collegiate start and collegiate debut vs. Yale... Followed up with 64 minutes off the bench at Navy and 38 minutes off the bench vs. Central Connecticut... Played nine minutes off the bench at Dayton... Scored first collegiate goal in the 40th minute vs. George Mason, which would stand as the match-winning score in 64-minute appearance... Started and played in full each of the next three matches, scoring in his second consecutive match vs. UMass (110 minutes) and anchoring the back line in 90-minute efforts at Fordham and La Salle.

2016: Redshirted season.

High School/Personal: 2015 All-State and All-South Jersey selection... Three-time All-Star... Recipient of the 2015 Keith Christiana Memorial Soccer Award... Defender of the Year... Led squad to four-year record of 46-17-1... Played club soccer for the South Jersey Elite Barons... Volunteers with the Jewish Relief Society, Agency Community, and Food Bank of New Jersey... Majoring in interdisciplinary health services and minoring in health care ethics.

                                             Single-Game Career Highs                                          

Goals: 1 (2x) last vs. UMass (10/11/17)
Assists: ---
Points: 2 (2x) last vs. UMass (10/11/17)
Shots: 1 (2x) last vs. UMass (10/11/17)                 
SOG: 1 (2x) last vs. UMass (10/11/17)
Minutes: 110 vs. UMass (10/11/17)

                                                      Career Statistics                                                  
2017 8-4 2 0 4 2 2 1 555
TOTAL 8-4 2 0 4 2 2 1 555