Ben Letcher
Ben  Letcher

Corona, Calif.

High School:



Fresno State beats Hawaii 45-10

The Bulldogs defeated Hawaii 45-10

Last updated on March 25, 2014

2013 (Senior): Played nine straight games in stretch from September through November, and ranked second on depth chart at defensive end at season's end ... Logged season-high four tackles at Idaho, including tackle for loss ... Also ended with single tackles vs. Cal Poly, Nevada and Wyoming, and a QB hurry vs. the Mustangs ... had seven total tackles, including a half tackle for a loss, and one quarterback hurry on the season.

2012 (Junior): Played in 10 games on the season ... posted 14 tackles, four tackles for a loss and one sack ... had three tackles in three games ... best performance of the season was on Oct. 27 at New Mexico when he had three tackles and two tackles for a loss that came on back-to-back plays ... had one sack against Hawai'i on Nov. 3.

2011 (Sophomore): Missed the entire season after suffering a knee injury during spring practices.

2010 (Redshirt Freshman): Did not see game action.

2009 (Freshman): Redshirted.

High School: Led his team to a perfect record and CIF championship with a 21-16 win over De La Salle ... team finished the season ranked No. 2 in the nation in the USA Today Super 25 poll ... had 113 tackles and 8.5 sacks in his senior season ... had 10 tackles against De La Salle in the CIF title games ... had two tackles and two sacks against Mater Dei ... had seven tackles and one sack in a 42-7 win over Clovis West ... a first-team All-Big VIII League selection and All-CIF Inland Division ... recruited by Colorado, Colorado State, New Mexico and North Carolina.

Personal: Son of Ann and Sammie Letcher ... born Dec. 30, 1990 ... has a brother, Jared, and a sister, Rosalind ... lists his biggest thrill as going 15-0 and beating De La Salle as a senior for the California State Championship ... admires his parents for pushing him to be the person he is today ... majoring in criminology-law enforcement.


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