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The world of athletics isn’t an easy one. It’s a full-time commitment requiring personal sacrifice and a dedication to preparation. Nehemiah Benson began to form his incredible work ethic at a young age, spending time outside school and on the weekends practicing in pursuit of the ultimate goal: to compete at the top level as a Basketball Player.
Lutheran East’s Nehemiah Benson joins elite boys basketball list with 60-point game
February 17, 2020
Nehemiah Benson had a goal, which seemed quite simple considering the week he had: Score 40 points on senior night.The 6-foot-6 forward from Lutheran East exceeded that expectation by scoring 60 points Friday in a 124-75 home win vs. John Hay.
Nehemiah gets inducted into the 1000pts club
January 31, 2020
Nehemiah Benson a senior at Lutheran East HS has accumulated 1148 points as of January 31, 2020. This great accomplishment has placed him into the 1000pt club for high school athletes.
A Kid Straight Out of Streetsboro OH
October 2, 2019
Nehemiah Benson, a senior at Lutheran High School and standout varsity boys’ basketball player for the Falcon’s, recently narrowed down his list of scholarship offers received to play basketball at the Division I collegiate level. The final list of eight universities includes Air Force, Ryder, NJIT, Columbia, Citadel, Mount St. Mary’s, Saint Francis and Cleveland State. Prior to finalizing the list of potential college destinations, Nehemiah had received upwards of 2.5 million dollars in scholarship offers!
NCAA College Basketball Academy Invite
July 22-24, 2019
The 1st every Invitation only NCAA Basketball Academy in Champagne Ilinois. Game one Nehemiah Benson put up 36pt/6rebs/5assist. He lead his team in 4-1 run.