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    Ben Sullivan
    Ben  Sullivan

    RS Sophomore

    Eagle River, Alaska

    High School:
    Apple Valley (Minn.)



    Northwestern Returns Home Sunday for Dual vs. SIUE

    No. 9 `Cats feature six wrestlers ranked in Top 20


    Tsirtsis Wins FILA Junior National Freestyle Title

    Redshirt freshman one of four Wildcats competing in Las Vegas


    Three Wildcats Advance to Semis, NU in Fourth at Midlands

    Day two of the 50th Ken Kraft Midlands Championships begins Sunday at noon


    Pariano Previews 2012-13 Northwestern Wrestling Season

    Wildcats host wrestle-offs in Ken Kraft Wrestling Complex Saturday at 10 a.m.

    2014-15 Northwestern Match-by-Match Results Get Acrobat Reader

    2013-14 Northwestern Match-by-Match Results Get Acrobat Reader

    2012-13 Northwestern Match-by-Match Results Get Acrobat Reader

    2014-15: Won 5 matches while wrestling for Northwestern in the 2014-15 season … Wrestled at 157, 165 and 174 for the Wildcats … Made noise at Midlands with three straight wins, two by major decision and one by fall (12/29).

    Made varsity debut as a redshirt freshman...Competed at Big Ten Championships for NU as the No. 10 seed at 157 lbs... NU's starter at 157 lbs. for the majority of the season...Won a pair of matches by maj. dec...Began year posted 8-5 record...Recorded win in first varsity dual, defeating Chicago's Paul Papoutsis by 6-0 dec...Faced No. 4 James Green of Nebraska in Big Ten debut (11/17)...Won four matches at Keystone Classic (11/24)...Won two matches at Wisconsin Open...Recorded first career Big Ten win by defeating Ohio State's Randall Languis (1/17).

    2012-13: Went 9-8 at 157 while wrestling unattached ... Two falls and one major decision ... Finished fifth at the Michigan State Open ... Wrestled at the UNI Open and Cleveland State Open ... Went 1-2 at Midlands ... Wrestled freestyle at 74 kg at the 2013 ASICS University Nationals.

    High School: Helped Apple Valley H.S. win its 20th-consecutive state title at the individual tournament and seventh-straight state team title ... Won bronze at 170 lbs. at the Minnesota state individual tournament ... Placed in the top eight at 152 lbs. at the NHSCA Senior Nationals to reach All-America status ... Two-time Alaska state finalist ... 2011 Alaska state champion ... Ranked No. 17 for 160 lbs. by InterMat and No. 118 overall recruit by ... JJ Classic Champion in 2010 and runner-up in 2011 ... NHSCA All-American in 2009, 2010 and 2011 ... Originally from Alaska and transferred to Apple Valley High School in Apple Valley, Minn., for his senior season.

    Personal: Born Benjamin Michael Sullivan ... Son of Rodger and Brenda Sullivan ... Chose Northwestern over Minnesota, Wyoming, Binghamton and Old Dominion ... Major is undecided.

    Season Overall W-L Dual Meet W-L Big Ten W-L Dual Points For-Against Big Ten Champs. NCAA Champs. Pins For-Against Tech Falls For-Against Major Dec. For-Against
    2013-14 8-15 3-9 1-5 10-34 DNP -- 0-2 0-0 2-1
    2014-15 5-15 2-11 0-7 7-47 DNP -- 1-5 0-2 3-0
    Career 13-30 5-20 1-12 17-81 -- -- 1-7 0-2 5-1