5 - Ben Kaplan
Ben Kaplan
Height: 6-3
Weight: 192
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Burlington, Vt.
High School: New Hampshire Junior Monarchs (EJHL)
Position: D

BEFORE HOLY CROSS:
• Member of the New Hampshire Junior Monarchs (EJHL) for coach Sean Tremblay during the 2011-2012 season as the team won the league championship
• Named a “Player To Watch” by the New England Hockey Journal
• Posted two goals and four assists for six points as his season was cut short by an injury
• Three-year member of the varsity hockey team at St. Paul’s School for coach Mark Bozek
• Assistant captain in the 2010-2011 season as he led all defensemen on the team with six goals and 11 assists for 17 points
• Posted 10 goals and 16 assists for 26 points in his career
• Played two seasons for the Neponset Valley River Rats (Mass. Tier-1 League) for coaches Scott McDougall and Jon Hutcheon
• Team captain for the 2010-2011 season
• Tallied seven goals and 25 assists for 32 points as he played in 42 games
• Team was ranked No. 2 in the country for U18 Midgets
• Also was on the varsity rowing and tennis teams at St. Paul’s as he was a captain of the rowing team in 2010-2011
• President of the French Club and founder of Hockey for Humanity

PERSONAL:
• Son of Andy Kaplan and Nathalie Feldman
• His mother played varsity soccer and ice hockey at Yale
• Has one sister (Jessica)
• His sister was a member of the varsity rowing team at Smith College