2012: Saw action in six matches on defense for Valpo...made his first collegiate start at DePaul on Oct. 9th and logged 45 minutes...fired a shot on goal at IUPUI (Sept. 19).

2011: Spent season playing for the Crusader reserve squad.

2010: Played with Valpo’s reserve side in his first year with the Crusader soccer program.

Prep: A three-year letterwinner for the Colonials ... two-time Second Team All-Conference selection ... named team MVP as a senior ... also earned Second Team All-District honors for senior season ... served as team captain as a senior ... helped Clay to three straight sectional titles ... twice earned Academic All-State accolades ... played club soccer for Indiana Invaders ... served as Invaders’ team captain the last two years ... a member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Ben is the son of Jeff Burnett and Dory Lawrence ... majors are international economics & cultural affairs and Spanish ... a member of Christ College ... born Nov. 26, 1991.