Ben Ralston
Ben Ralston
Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Oxford, Mich.

High School:
Oxford

Weight:
174


04/16/2012

2011-12 Michigan Wrestling Roster

2011-12 Michigan Wrestling Roster

11/13/2011

Wolverines Crown Four Champions at MSU Open

Wrestling Crowns Four Champions at MSU Open

11/08/2011

Week #2: Wolverines to Compete at MSU Open in Final Tune-Up

Week #2: Wolverines to Compete at MSU Open in Final Tune-Up

11/05/2011

Eight Wolverines Place at Season-Opening EMU Open

Eight Wrestlers Place at Season-Opening EMU Open

Junior/Sophomore (2013-14)... Academic All-Big Ten ... Posted a 1-2 record at the Midlands Championships (Dec. 29-30) ... Went 2-2 in first appearance at the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational (Dec. 6-7) ...Posted a 2-0 mark at the EMU Duals (Nov. 16) ... Rallied from a five-point deficit to defeat Kent State's Caleb Marsh, 8-7 ... Earned a 4-2 decision vs. Northern Illinois' Billy Chancey in dual debut.

Sophomore/Freshman (2012-13)... Competed in six open tournaments ... Captured the 174-pound title at the Simonson Open (Feb. 9) with a 3-0 record ... Claimed second place at the Alma College Open (Jan. 26) with a 3-1 record ... Went 2-2 at the Ashland Open (Nov. 17), Michigan State Open (Nov. 11) and Eastern Michigan Open (Nov. 3).

Freshman (2011-12)... Appeared in two open tournaments ... Posted a 3-2 record at the Michigan State Open (Nov. 12) ... Wrestled back to third place at the Eastern Michigan Open (Nov. 5), compiling with a 6-1 record with a pin, a tech fall and two major decisions ... Earned a 15-1 major decision over Mount St. Joseph's Nick Manning first collegiate win.

Prep... Graduated from Oxford High School (2011) ... Honor Roll ... Captured the 2011 Michigan state 160-pound title ... Placed fifth at the state meet as a junior (2010) ... Career prep record of 159-37.

Personal... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Born on November 4, 1992 ... Son of Scott and Cindy Ralston.

Year Overall Dual Tourney Falls TF MD Big Ten NCAA
2011-12 (RS) 9-3 0-0 9-3 1 1 3 -- --
2012-13 12-8 0-0 12-8 0 1 4 -- --
2013-14 5-6 2-2 5-4 1 0 0 -- --
Totals 26-17 2-2 24-15 2 2 7


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