Ben Artrip
Ben  Artrip
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Independence, Ohio

High School:
Independence

Event:
Throws

High School: Lettered all four years for head coach Craig Polman's Blue Devils ... holds school record in triple jump ... finished ninth at state meet in 2017 ... made all-conference for high jump 2014, 2015, and 2017 ... all-district 2015, 2016, 2017 ... all-region 2017 ... made all-conference for discus all four years ... all-conference for shot put in 2016 ... also lettered three years in football ... made Academic All-Ohio.

Personal: Born September 5, 1998 ... parents Bob and Jean Artrip ... siblings Robert, Marissa, and Carey ... earned academic letter and made honor roll all four years ... named to Independen's Academic Hall of Fame... graduated top ten in class ... enjoys hunting, fishing, and hiking ... majoring in Biology and Engineering.