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Charlie Benson
INF

Charlie Benson

#9

INF

Year Sophomore
B/T S/R
Height 5-11
Weight 172
Hometown Alpharetta, Ga.
Last School Marist
Charlie Benson

Biography

Before Tech: Attended Marist School … Lettered three years on the varsity baseball team playing third base and shortstop … Helped Marist to a 4A State Championship in 2017 … Ranked as a top-25 shortstop by Perfect Game in the heavily recruited state of Georgia … Named a 2018 Perfect Game Preseason All-Southeast Region Honorable Mention after playing in 25 games in the Perfect Game circuit in 2017 … Batted .271 in 70 at-bats, finishing with 19 hits, three triples, two doubles and eight RBI … also stole seven bases … A five-time all-tournament team selection, earning the distinction four times in 2016 and once in 2017 with East Cobb Athletics.

Personal: Full name is Charles Frederick Benson IV … Born Jan. 24, 2000 … Son of Samantha and Charles Benson … Is the oldest of three children — has a brother, Chandler (12) and Madelyn (15) … Chose Georgia Tech because it’s “a very good academic school, great baseball school and challenging all around that will push me to be better.”

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