Benjamin Levitt


Player profile

  • Year Junior
  • Hometown Livingston, N.J.
  • Last School Livingston High School

Ohio State Career

  • Two-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete
  • USFCA All-Academic Team and Academic All-Big Ten honoree

Sophomore Season (2020-21)

  • 13-11 record during the season
  • Buckeye men were the CCFC team champions and sabre squad champion
  • USFCA All-Academic Team selection, Academic All-Big Ten pick and an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

Freshman Season (2019-20)

  • Earned Ohio State Scholar-Athlete honors

Prior to Ohio State

  • Trained with Bergen Fencing Club
  • Won bronze at 2017 Cadet November NAC
  • Earned silver at 2018 Cadet Pan-American Championships
  • Top 8 in Juniors at 2019 January NAC
  • Top 16 in Juniors at 2019 Junior Olympics
  • Gold in the junior team event at 2019 Junior Olympics
  • High school team and squad state champion in 2019
  • Named high school fencer of the year
  • First team all-state in 2019


  • Majoring in business
  • Son of Natalia and Vladimir
  • One sibling, Josh
  • Enjoys playing soccer and basketball