2 Jacob Benson
2 Jacob Benson
Height: 5-7
Weight: 160
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: Jr.
Hometown: San Diego, Calif.
High School: Mt. Carmel
Position: SS
Major: Business Administration
gp 34
avg .300
hr -
rbi 23
r 35
sb 2

WHY LA VERNE: "I chose it because it gave me an opportunity to play baseball along with having high-quality academics. I also felt really comfortable here when I came on my visit."

LA VERNE: Dean's List... National Honor's Society

HIGH SCHOOL: 2014 Lions Tournament Champion ...2014 CIF DIII Finalist ...2015 San Diego play of the Week...2015/2016 Defensive MVP...2014 All-Palomar League Honorable Mention...2016 Second Team All-Palomar League...made Honor Roll all four years...maintained a 3.6 GPA.

PERSONAL: Son of Pamela and Giovanni Benson.

Recent Games
Apr 12 Redlands W, 8-0
Apr 13 at Redlands W, 8-2
Apr 13 at Redlands W, 8-7
Apr 19 at Occidental L, 5-2
Apr 20 Occidental W, 4-2
Apr 20 Occidental W, 8-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 34 18
Plate appearances 137 73
At Bats 120 68
Runs 35 15
Hits 36 17
Doubles 4 -
Triples 1 -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 23 8
Total bases 42 17
Walks 8 2
Hit by pitch 6 2
Strikeouts 17 9
Sacrifice Flies 1 1
Sacrifice Hits 2 -
Hit into double play 5 4
Stolen Bases 2 2
Caught Stealing 3 -
Batting Average .300 .250
On Base Percentage .370 .288
Slugging Percentage .350 .250
Appearances 0 0
Games started 0 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 0 0
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 0.0 0.0
Hits - -
Runs - -
Earned Runs - -
Walks - -
Strikeouts - -
Strikeouts per Game .00 .00
Doubles Allowed - -
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows - -
At Bats Against - -
Batting Average Against - -
Earned Run Average 0.00 0.00
Wild pitches - -
Hit Batters - -
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed - -
Total Chances 147 73
Put Outs 48 24
Assists 93 48
Errors 6 1
Fielding Percentage .959 .986
Double Plays 18 7
Stolen Bases Allowed - -
Runners Caught Stealing - -
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage - -
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Jan 26 Alumni   - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 Alumni   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 vs. Pacific Lutheran L, 6-4 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Feb 9 vs. George Fox W, 12-2 3 0 2 - - - 4 - - - 2
Feb 9 vs. Pacific (Ore.) W, 17-1 4 2 2 1 - - 2 1 1 - -
Feb 10 vs. Texas-Dallas W, 16-4 3 2 2 1 - - 1 - 1 - -
Feb 16 at Centenary (La.) W, 8-0 4 2 2 - - - 1 - 1 - -
Feb 16 at Centenary (La.) W, 6-4 3 1 1 - - - 1 - - - -
Feb 17 at Centenary (La.) W, 7-5 3 1 0 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Feb 22 No. 20 Chapman W, 5-3 4 1 2 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Feb 23 at No. 20 Chapman L, 4-3 4 1 2 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Feb 23 at No. 20 Chapman L, 7-1 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Mar 1 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 12-10 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 3 Pomona-Pitzer L, 9-3 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 3 Pomona-Pitzer W, 9-4 4 1 2 - - - 2 - 1 - -
Mar 5 Greensboro W, 27-4 6 3 4 1 - - 3 - - - -
Mar 7 Drew W, 3-2 4 1 2 1 - - 0 - - - -
Mar 16 Ithaca L, 6-4 5 0 1 - - - 1 - 1 - -
Mar 19 Bowdoin W, 7-6 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 19 Bowdoin W, 12-1 2 1 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Mar 22 Caltech W, 16-0 3 3 0 - - - 1 - - - -
Mar 23 at Caltech W, 11-0 4 1 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 23 at Caltech L, 4-3 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 24 MIT L, 9-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 29 New Rochelle W, 20-1 3 3 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 29 Lewis & Clark W, 9-4 2 1 0 - - - 1 1 - - 1
Mar 30 Lewis & Clark W, 12-0 3 3 2 - 1 - 1 2 - - -
Apr 5 at No. 13 Cal Lutheran W, 7-0 4 1 2 - - - 1 - 1 - -
Apr 6 No. 13 Cal Lutheran W, 9-7 4 2 1 - - - 2 - - 2 -
Apr 6 No. 13 Cal Lutheran W, 6-5 6 1 2 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 12 Redlands W, 8-0 3 0 1 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 13 at Redlands W, 8-2 5 2 2 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 13 at Redlands W, 8-7 3 0 0 - - - 1 - - - -
Apr 19 at Occidental L, 5-2 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 20 Occidental W, 4-2 4 1 3 - - - 1 - - - -
Apr 20 Occidental W, 8-0 3 1 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 26 Whittier   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Whittier   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Whittier   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at Claremont-M-S   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 Claremont-M-S   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 Claremont-M-S   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 10 TBA   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 TBA   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 12 TBA   - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Jan 26 Alumni   - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 Alumni   - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 vs. Pacific Lutheran L, 6-4 - - - 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 4
Feb 9 vs. George Fox W, 12-2 - - - 2 0 - 1 - - 3
Feb 9 vs. Pacific (Ore.) W, 17-1 - - - 3 1 - 1 - - 5
Feb 10 vs. Texas-Dallas W, 16-4 - - 1 3 1 - 1 - - 4
Feb 16 at Centenary (La.) W, 8-0 - - - 2 0 - 1 - - 4
Feb 16 at Centenary (La.) W, 6-4 1 - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Feb 17 at Centenary (La.) W, 7-5 1 - - 0 0 - 2 - - 5
Feb 22 No. 20 Chapman W, 5-3 - - - 2 0 - - - - 4
Feb 23 at No. 20 Chapman L, 4-3 - - - 2 0 - 1 - - 4
Feb 23 at No. 20 Chapman L, 7-1 - - - 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Mar 1 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 12-10 1 - - 0 0 1 2 1 2.00 5
Mar 3 Pomona-Pitzer L, 9-3 - - - 0 0 1 3 - - 3
Mar 3 Pomona-Pitzer W, 9-4 - - - 2 0 - - 1 - 4
Mar 5 Greensboro W, 27-4 - - - 5 1 - 1 1 1.00 6
Mar 7 Drew W, 3-2 - - - 3 1 - 2 - - 4
Mar 16 Ithaca L, 6-4 - - - 1 0 1 - 3 - 5
Mar 19 Bowdoin W, 7-6 - - - 0 0 - 2 - - 3
Mar 19 Bowdoin W, 12-1 - - - 0 0 - - 2 - 3
Mar 22 Caltech W, 16-0 1 - - 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Mar 23 at Caltech W, 11-0 - - - 0 0 1 3 - - 4
Mar 23 at Caltech L, 4-3 - - - 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 3
Mar 24 MIT L, 9-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 29 New Rochelle W, 20-1 2 - - 1 0 - 1 - - 5
Mar 29 Lewis & Clark W, 9-4 - - 1 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Mar 30 Lewis & Clark W, 12-0 - - - 4 1 - 1 - - 5
Apr 5 at No. 13 Cal Lutheran W, 7-0 - - - 2 0 - 1 - - 4
Apr 6 No. 13 Cal Lutheran W, 9-7 - - - 1 0 - 2 - - 4
Apr 6 No. 13 Cal Lutheran W, 6-5 - - - 2 0 1 3 - - 6
Apr 12 Redlands W, 8-0 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Apr 13 at Redlands W, 8-2 - - - 2 0 - 2 1 2.00 5
Apr 13 at Redlands W, 8-7 - 1 - 0 0 - 2 2 1.00 4
Apr 19 at Occidental L, 5-2 - - - 0 0 - 3 - - 3
Apr 20 Occidental W, 4-2 - - - 3 0 - - - - 4
Apr 20 Occidental W, 8-0 - - - 0 0 - 2 - - 4
Apr 26 Whittier   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Whittier   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Whittier   - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at Claremont-M-S   - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 Claremont-M-S   - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 Claremont-M-S   - - - - - - - - - -
May 10 TBA   - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 TBA   - - - - - - - - - -
May 12 TBA   - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Jan 26 Alumni   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 Alumni   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 vs. Pacific Lutheran L, 6-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 9 vs. George Fox W, 12-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 9 vs. Pacific (Ore.) W, 17-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 10 vs. Texas-Dallas W, 16-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 16 at Centenary (La.) W, 8-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 16 at Centenary (La.) W, 6-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 17 at Centenary (La.) W, 7-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 22 No. 20 Chapman W, 5-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 23 at No. 20 Chapman L, 4-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 23 at No. 20 Chapman L, 7-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 1 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 12-10 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 3 Pomona-Pitzer L, 9-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 3 Pomona-Pitzer W, 9-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 5 Greensboro W, 27-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 7 Drew W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 16 Ithaca L, 6-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 19 Bowdoin W, 7-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 19 Bowdoin W, 12-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 22 Caltech W, 16-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 23 at Caltech W, 11-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 23 at Caltech L, 4-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 24 MIT L, 9-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 29 New Rochelle W, 20-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 29 Lewis & Clark W, 9-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 30 Lewis & Clark W, 12-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 5 at No. 13 Cal Lutheran W, 7-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 No. 13 Cal Lutheran W, 9-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 No. 13 Cal Lutheran W, 6-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 12 Redlands W, 8-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 13 at Redlands W, 8-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 13 at Redlands W, 8-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 19 at Occidental L, 5-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 20 Occidental W, 4-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 20 Occidental W, 8-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 26 Whittier   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Whittier   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Whittier   - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at Claremont-M-S   - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 Claremont-M-S   - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 Claremont-M-S   - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 10 TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 12 TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Jan 26 Alumni   - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 Alumni   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 vs. Pacific Lutheran L, 6-4 2 0 2 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Feb 9 vs. George Fox W, 12-2 2 0 1 1 .500 - - - - - -
Feb 9 vs. Pacific (Ore.) W, 17-1 7 1 5 1 .857 2 - - - - -
Feb 10 vs. Texas-Dallas W, 16-4 5 0 4 1 .800 - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Centenary (La.) W, 8-0 7 5 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Centenary (La.) W, 6-4 5 1 3 1 .800 1 - - - - -
Feb 17 at Centenary (La.) W, 7-5 7 3 4 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Feb 22 No. 20 Chapman W, 5-3 7 4 3 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Feb 23 at No. 20 Chapman L, 4-3 8 3 5 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 23 at No. 20 Chapman L, 7-1 5 1 4 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 1 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 12-10 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 3 Pomona-Pitzer L, 9-3 6 2 3 1 .833 - - - - - -
Mar 3 Pomona-Pitzer W, 9-4 4 1 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 5 Greensboro W, 27-4 5 2 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 7 Drew W, 3-2 4 1 3 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Mar 16 Ithaca L, 6-4 5 1 4 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 19 Bowdoin W, 7-6 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 19 Bowdoin W, 12-1 4 1 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 22 Caltech W, 16-0 3 0 3 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 23 at Caltech W, 11-0 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 23 at Caltech L, 4-3 3 0 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 24 MIT L, 9-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 29 New Rochelle W, 20-1 3 0 3 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 29 Lewis & Clark W, 9-4 9 7 2 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Mar 30 Lewis & Clark W, 12-0 7 0 6 1 .857 - - - - - -
Apr 5 at No. 13 Cal Lutheran W, 7-0 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 6 No. 13 Cal Lutheran W, 9-7 4 0 4 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 6 No. 13 Cal Lutheran W, 6-5 6 3 3 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Apr 12 Redlands W, 8-0 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Redlands W, 8-2 6 2 4 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Redlands W, 8-7 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Occidental L, 5-2 5 2 3 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 20 Occidental W, 4-2 4 1 3 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 20 Occidental W, 8-0 2 1 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 26 Whittier   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Whittier   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Whittier   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at Claremont-M-S   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 Claremont-M-S   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 Claremont-M-S   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 10 TBA   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 TBA   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 12 TBA   - - - - - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2016-17 36 81 10 16 1 - - 10 13 10 1 1 .198 .375 .210
2017-18 43 140 31 35 6 - - 19 16 20 5 - .250 .357 .293
2018-19 34 120 35 36 4 1 - 23 8 17 2 3 .300 .370 .350
Total 113 341 76 87 11 1 - 52 37 47 8 4 .255 .366 .293
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2016-17 36 10 - 9 17 1 3 47 14 3.36 113
2017-18 43 10 5 8 41 6 5 58 34 1.71 179
2018-19 34 6 1 2 42 5 5 45 19 2.37 137
Total 113 26 6 19 100 12 13 150 67 2.24 429
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
2016-17 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2017-18 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2018-19 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2016-17 36 123 58 60 5 .959 17 - - - - -
2017-18 43 178 55 115 8 .955 17 - - - - -
2018-19 34 147 48 93 6 .959 18 - - - - -
Total 113 448 161 268 19 .958 52 - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 34 120 35 36 4 1 - 23 8 17 2 3 .300 .370 .350
Conference 18 68 15 17 - - - 8 2 9 2 - .250 .288 .250
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 18 62 22 21 2 1 - 12 6 6 2 1 .339 .423 .403
Away 12 44 9 9 - - - 4 1 8 - - .205 .265 .205
Neutral 4 14 4 6 2 - - 7 1 3 - 2 .429 .467 .571
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Wins 25 90 34 33 4 1 - 22 8 11 2 3 .367 .442 .433
Losses 9 30 1 3 - - - 1 - 6 - - .100 .129 .100
-
February 10 36 10 13 2 - - 9 2 9 - 2 .361 .425 .417
March 15 49 17 12 2 1 - 9 4 6 - 1 .245 .351 .327
April 9 35 8 11 - - - 5 2 2 2 - .314 .342 .314
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 34 6 1 2 42 5 5 45 19 2.37 137
Conference 18 2 1 - 17 0 4 29 9 3.22 73
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 18 3 - 1 25 3 3 20 10 2.00 72
Away 12 3 1 - 9 0 2 21 7 3.00 49
Neutral 4 - - 1 8 2 - 4 2 2.00 16
-
Wins 25 5 1 2 39 5 2 32 11 2.91 106
Losses 9 1 - - 3 0 3 13 8 1.63 31
-
February 10 2 - 1 15 2 - 10 4 2.50 41
March 15 4 - 1 16 3 4 19 11 1.73 58
April 9 - 1 - 11 0 1 16 4 4.00 38
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Conference 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Away 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Wins 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Losses 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
February 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
March 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
April 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 34 147 48 93 6 .959 18 - - - - -
Conference 18 73 24 48 1 .986 7 - - - - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 18 78 29 47 2 .974 10 - - - - -
Away 12 53 18 34 1 .981 4 - - - - -
Neutral 4 16 1 12 3 .813 4 - - - - -
-
Wins 25 111 39 67 5 .955 14 - - - - -
Losses 9 36 9 26 1 .972 4 - - - - -
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February 10 55 18 33 4 .927 8 - - - - -
March 15 59 17 40 2 .966 6 - - - - -
April 9 33 13 20 0 1.000 4 - - - - -