4 Bennie Seybold III
4 - Bennie Seybold III
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Corona del Mar, Calif.
High School: Mater Dei
Position: Defender

Career Highs
Goals: 4 vs. Salem International (9/17/16)
Assists: 3 vs. Iona (11/6/16)
Steals: 2 vs. Navy (9/18/16)

2016 (Freshman)
Recorded 24 goals, 24 assists, seven steals and seven field blocks in freshman season … Named NWPC Rookie of the Week (Oct. 19) … Tallied a hat trick in first collegiate game against Johns Hopkins (Sept. 3) … Collected season-high four goals against Salem International (Sept. 17) and a hat trick against Iona (Oct. 1) … Earned NWPC Rookie of the Week (Oct. 17) … Dished out team-high two assists against Toronto (Oct. 15) and totaled a goal and assist in win over Wagner (Oct. 15) … Notched a pair of scores versus Fresno Pacific (Oct. 22) … Totaled five games with multiple assists … Season-high three assists against Iona (Nov. 6) … Dished out an assist in NWPC Championships against MIT (Nov. 18) and Princeton (Nov. 19) … Tallied an assist in NCAA Tournament games versus Bucknell (Nov. 26) and USC (Dec. 3) … “Excellent” ACWPC All-Academic honors. 

Before Harvard:
Two-year letterwinner and captained the team as a senior at Mater Dei … Led Mater Dei to Division I CIF championship … Mater Dei Defensive Player of the Year … Mater Dei High School 2015-16 Varsity Scholar Athlete of the Year ... Captain of the 2016 Junior Olympic 18U Championship team and named to All-America first-team ... Selected as Trinity League 2015-16 Varsity Scholar Athlete of the Year ... Captained the Regency Water Team Polo Club … Led Regency to Junior Olympic championship in 2014 … Two-time USA Water Polo Academic All-American … Four-year California Scholarship Federation member.