Ben Chavez
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    Ben Chavez

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Yorba Linda, CA

    High School:
    Servite

    Height / Weight:
    5-4 / 150

    Position:
    Forward

    Major:
    Social Science

    11/08/2011

    Falcons Face Denver Thursday at MPSF Tournament

    Air Force enters tourney as No. 3-seed

    11/07/2011

    Ben Chavez Named MPSF Player of the Week

    Falcons earn award for third consecutive week

    11/04/2011

    Falcons Down Denver, 2-1, in Home Finale

    Senior Ben Chavez scores both goals in final home game

    11/03/2011

    Falcons Host Denver in Regular-Season Finale on Friday

    Seniors to be honored in pre-game ceremony

    11/01/2011

    Kevin Durr Named MPSF Player of the Week

    Junior assisted on both goals in 2-1 win on Sunday

    09/12/2011

    Air Force vs. Davidson 9-2-11

    Air Force vs. Davidson

    11/03/2010

    Air Force vs. New Mexico, 10/17/10

    AFA Men's Soccer vs. UNM

    11/03/2010

    Air Force vs. Sacramento State, 10/24/10

    AFA Men's Soccer vs. Sac State

    10/17/2010

    Air Force vs. UNLV, 10-15-10

    AFA Men's Soccer vs. UNLV

    10/06/2010

    Air Force vs. Denver, 10/2/10

    AFA Men's Soccer Team vs. Denver

    2010 (Junior)
    Appeared in all 19 games, started 17 of them ... finished sixth on the team with four points ... scored two goals, including the game-winner in a 2-1 victory at Seattle University ... one of only four Falcons to notch a GWG ... also scored in a 4-0 rout of Oral Roberts ... tied for fourth on the team with 17 total shots, seven on goal.

    2009 (Sophomore)
    Appeared in 14 games ... finished third on the team with four assists ... tied for 10th in the MPSF with four assists and tied for seventh with 0.29 assists per game ... did not score a goal ... one of his assists came on the game-winner in a 4-0 victory over Howard ... also posted an assist against Stanford, UMKC and Seattle University ... six of his nine shots were on goal to tie for a team-best .667 shots-on-goal percentage.

    2008 (Freshman)
    One of only four players and the only freshman to start all 18 games ... tied for fourth on the team with two points ... scored his only goal, and the first of his career, in a 2-1 victory over Sacramento State ... finished third on the team with seven shots on goal ... attempted 10 total shots.

    Before Air Force
    Club: Played for Canyon PSA ... four-time team captain ... team MVP.

    High School: Two-year letterwinner in soccer ... also lettered one year in track ... first-team all-league selection and won the Brian Doyel Award ... named team MVP as a freshman ... earned academic honors for seven semesters ... high school soccer coach was Mike Lussier.

    Personal
    Parents are Miguel and Robin Chavez ... has one sister, Regina (30), and one brother, Miguel, Jr. (29) ... worked summer support this past summer ... also took an electrical engineering and astronautical engineering class ... recruited by Cal Poly, West Point and UC Irvine ... hobbies include snowboarding, reading and watching movies ... favorite food is Asian food ... favorite TV show is How I Met Your Mother ... favorite movie is Get Him to the Greek ... favorite book is The Outsiders ... person in history he would most like to meet is William Shakespeare ... credits Luis Balboa with the biggest influence on his sports career ... member of cadet squadron 34.

    Inside Men's Soccer