Ben Ertman
Ben Ertman
Height: 5-10
Weight: 160
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Potomac, Md.
High School: Churchill
Events: Free/Back
Major: Chinese and Psychology

2017-18: Team captain ... Yellow Jacket Invitational: 18th in 1650 free (20:11.78); 27th in 100 back (1:14.95); 32nd in 500 free (5:54.80).

2016-17: CAC All-Academic Team ... Intercollegiate Para Swimming Championships: 2nd in 100 back (1:16.99) and 3rd in 100 free (1:05.07) ... CAC Championships: 16th in 100 back (1:16.32) and 1650 free (20:33.51) ... Yellow Jacket Invitational: 22nd in 1650 free (20:57.30); 25th in 100 back (1:15.00); 40th in 500 free (6:01.21).

2015-16: CAC All-Academic Team ... Yellow Jacket Invitational: 22nd in 200 back (2:36.19); 25th in 100 back (1:15.30); 42nd in 500 free (6:01.74) ... YCP Quad Meet: 14th in 200 free (2:21.84) and 200 back (2:46.66).

2014-15: CAC All-Academic Team ... YCP Quad Meet: 13th in 200 back (2:48.80); 14th in 50 free (32.31).

Personal: Benjamin Wells Ertman ... Dean's List (Fall '14, '15, '16; Spring '15, '16, '17) ... 2016 St. Mary's Scholar ... Chi Alpha Sigma (inducted Spring 2017) ... Vice President (2016-17), Psi Chi ... Son of Eric Ertman and Carlotta Wells.

Future Aspirations: To eventually get a PhD in psychology.

Best SMCM Sports Moment: I dropped 24 seconds in the mile at Champs from December.