UND Roster

2020-21 Men's Soccer Roster

#26 Ben Giacobello

Midfielder


Height 5-9
Weight 145
Class Sophomore
Hometown San Clemente, CA
High School San Clemente

AS A SOPHOMORE (2019):

  • Played in all 19 matches, earning one start as a forward in the 2019 season.
  • Finished the year with two goals and an assist to total five points.
  • Made his Notre Dame debut in the win over Saint Louis.
  • Earned the first start of his Irish career in the victory at Michigan State.
  • Scored his first career goal at No. 4 Indiana in a 1-1 draw.
  • Tallied a career-high three points off a goal and an assist in the win over Purdue Fort Wayne.

AS A FRESHMAN (2018):

  • Did not appear in a match.

PREP AND PERSONAL

  • Letterwinner at San Clemente High School during sophomore season.
  • Was a varsity starter in only high school campaign, and was named first-team all-league after finishing second on the team in goals and assists.
  • Named to the OC Register Player to Watch list as part of a league championship finish.
  • Has competed with Strikers FC Academy of the USSDA at the U14, U16 and U18 level.
  • Club has traveled to international competition in both England and Spain, and also played in Supercup NI (formerly the Milk Cup) in Northern Ireland.
  • Two-time invitee to the U.S. Soccer Training Center.
  • Received AP Scholar with Distinction and National Merit Commendation honors during high school career.
  • Involved with both the Wounded Warrior Project and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes away from the field.
  • Born in Lyon, France.
  • Son of Scott and Monica Giacobello and has three brothers, Sam, Aidan and Owen.
  • Father, Scott, is a 1992 Notre Dame graduate.