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Ben Craft
Ben Craft
Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Birmingham, Ala.

Last College:
UAB

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 203

Position:
C

B-T:
L-R

JUNIOR COLLEGE
Played one season at Northwest Florida State College ... Batted .250 with eight doubles, one home run and 18 RBI ... Also scored 22 runs while playing primarily at catcher ... Spent Fall 2012 semester as a quarterback at UAB.

HIGH SCHOOL
Played at Briarwood Christian for former Auburn head coach Steve Renfroe ... Hit .411 for his career with 18 home runs and 74 RBI ... Had 23 career doubles ... Hit .419 as a senior with nine home runs and 30 RBI with 11 doubles ... All-State as a senior ... Three-time All-Shelby County ... All-Metro Junior and Senior years ... 2012 Shelby County Player of the Year ... 25-4 record as a quarterback ... All-State as a QB following senior season ... Shelby County Football Player of the Year as a junior.

PERSONAL
Son of Mike and Kira Craft ... Has four siblings, Michelle, Brent, Michael and Allie ... Grandfather JD Gooden played baseball at Troy ... Uncle Justin Craft played football at Georgia Tech and UAB ... Uncle Robert Hanson played football at Florida ... Brother Brent Dye played football at UAB