2 Ben Reeves
2 Ben Reeves
Height: 6-2
Weight: 205
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Macedon, NY
High School: Palmyra Macedon
Position: A
Major: Molecular, Cellular, Developmental Biology
Residential College: Berkeley
gp 15
p 79
g 42
a 37

Named 2018 Team Captain

2017: Second consecutive year as Tewaaraton Award Finalist... USILA/Nike First-Team All-America... IL All-America (2nd team)... Ivy League Player of the Year... Ivy League Tournament MVP... First-Team All-Ivy and ECAC... NEILA Player of Year... CoSIDA Academic All-America (3rd team)... CoSIDA All-District First-Team with 3.88 GPA... Broke school career points record with final two of four-goal (6-point) night against Syracuse in NCAA Tournament... Career-high 5 goals and 10 points in win at home over Brown that earned him Ivy Player of the Week... Played briefly in season opener but missed most of that game and game no. 2 with injury before coming back... Featured on the cover of Inside Lacrosse Magazine before season began.

2016: Yale's first finalist for Tewaaraton Award... First-Team All-America... First-Team All-Ivy League... First-Team All-New England and All-ECAC... Ivy League Tournament MVP... Named pre-season All-American and pre-season all-conference by Inside Lacrosse... Career-best 4-5-9 vs. Harvard in Ivy Tournament Championship win... StringKing National Player of Week after 4-3-7 game vs. Cornell... Set Yale sophomore record for points in a season... Inside Lacrosse Midseason First-Team All-America... 8th in Division I with 2.81 GPG... 3rd in country with 4.94 PPG

2015: Second-team All-New England... All-Ivy Tournament team... 2015 Ivy League Rookie of the Year... Was the first Bulldog to be named Rookie of the Year since 1996... Set program record for freshmen scoring with 43 points, 25 goals and 18 assists... Named the Ivy League Rookie of the Week multiple times... Placed second on the team in both scoring and assists... Was third on the Bulldogs with 25 goals... Started all 16 games on attack.

Before Yale: Five-year varsity lacrosse player at Palmyra Macedon High School… 278 career goals with 307 assists… His 585 career points are second in New York High School history… Played both attack and middie… Two-time US Lacrosse All-American… Three-time Finger Lakes Player of Year (attack)… Four-time first-team all-league pick… Three-time first-team all-section and D&C All-Greater Rochester Super 16… Rochester US Lacrosse Senior All-Star Game… Brogden Cup Winner Under Armour Upstate NY Underclass Team… Brine National High School All-American… Nike Upstate Rising Sophomore, Junior and Senior Team.

Personal: Benjamin Cameron Reeves is the son of Karen and Bob Reeves… His three older brothers were all college soccer players… Fall 2015 worked in a Yale cancer research lab focusing on cancers found in the blood (leukemia)... Summer 2016 working at the University of Rochester doing research on tumors of the neural crest at while shadowing a pediatric oncologist at Strong Memorial Hospital.

Recent Games
Apr 15 Brown W, 18-12
Apr 22 at Albany L, 13-12
Apr 29 at Harvard L, 9-8
May 5 Penn W, 13-12
May 7 Brown W, 10-9
May 14 at Syracuse L, 11-10
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 15 6
Points 79 41
Goals 42 22
Assists 37 19
Man-up goals 1 0
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 15 6
Turnovers 24 7
Caused turnovers 2 0
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 122 49
Shooting percentage 34.4 44.9
Shots on goal 71 31
Shots on goal percentage 58.2 63.3
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 5 at Stony Brook   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 Towson   - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at Villanova W, 16-11 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 1 0.0 1 100.0
Feb 25 at Maryland L, 12-11 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 Bryant L, 9-6 0 4 4 0 0 0 2 1 0-0 5 0.0 3 60.0
Mar 7 Massachusetts L, 11-9 4 1 5 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 11 36.4 7 63.6
Mar 11 Fairfield W, 11-10 3 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 13 23.1 7 53.8
Mar 18 Cornell W, 17-8 4 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 6 66.7 4 66.7
Mar 24 at Princeton W, 16-13 4 4 8 0 0 3 0 0 0-0 7 57.1 6 85.7
Apr 1 at Penn W, 14-12 5 2 7 0 0 2 2 0 0-0 6 83.3 5 83.3
Apr 4 at St. John's (N.Y.) W, 23-7 2 4 6 1 0 3 1 0 0-0 4 50.0 2 50.0
Apr 8 Dartmouth W, 13-6 1 3 4 0 0 1 2 0 0-0 8 12.5 2 25.0
Apr 15 Brown W, 18-12 5 5 10 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 12 41.7 8 66.7
Apr 22 at Albany L, 13-12 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 0-0 9 11.1 4 44.4
Apr 29 at Harvard L, 9-8 3 3 6 0 0 0 3 0 0-0 10 30.0 6 60.0
May 5 Penn W, 13-12 3 3 6 0 0 1 2 0 0-0 14 21.4 5 35.7
May 7 Brown W, 10-9 3 1 4 0 0 3 4 0 0-0 6 50.0 4 66.7
May 14 at Syracuse L, 11-10 4 2 6 0 0 2 4 0 0-0 10 40.0 7 70.0
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2014-15 16 16 25 18 43 4 0 18 14 3 0-0 66 37.9 46 69.7
2015-16 16 16 45 34 79 3 0 18 28 5 0-0 122 36.9 68 55.7
2016-17 15 15 42 37 79 1 0 15 24 2 0-0 122 34.4 71 58.2
Total 47 47 112 89 201 8 0 51 66 10 0-0 310 36.1 185 59.7
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 15 15 42 37 79 1 0 15 24 2 0-0 122 34.4 71 58.2
Conference 6 6 22 19 41 0 0 6 7 0 0-0 49 44.9 31 63.3
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 8 8 23 21 44 0 0 5 11 1 0-0 75 30.7 40 53.3
Away 7 7 19 16 35 1 0 10 13 1 0-0 47 40.4 31 66.0
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Wins 10 10 30 27 57 1 0 13 12 0 0-0 77 39.0 44 57.1
Losses 5 5 12 10 22 0 0 2 12 2 0-0 45 26.7 27 60.0
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February 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 1 0.0 1 100.0
March 5 5 15 13 28 0 0 3 3 1 0-0 42 35.7 27 64.3
April 6 6 17 17 34 1 0 6 10 1 0-0 49 34.7 27 55.1
May 3 3 10 6 16 0 0 6 10 0 0-0 30 33.3 16 53.3