Athletic Department

Athletic Department: Benjamin F. Callahan

Benjamin F. Callahan

Year Inducted: 1994
Category: Baseball/Basketball


-Three-year basketball starter, 1976-79
-NAIA All-District 26, 1978
-All-Carolinas Conference, 1978-79
-Scored 1,352 career points, 15th all-time at Catawba
-Per game scoring avg. (16.7) ranks fifth
-Third all-time in career free throw percentage (80.5)
-Career field goals of 53.0 (588-1,110)
-Started for 1977 Carolinas Conference champs
-Three-year letterman in baseball, 1977-80
-Pitched entire doubleheader, April 30, 1980 (no-hitter in the second game vs. St. Augustine's)
-Hit 23 homeruns during his career
-Recieved Kirkland Award, 1980 Drafted by New York Yankees, 1980
-Yankee's minor league RHP of the Year, 1981
-Pitched in major leagues for Oakland A's, 1983

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January 2

Basketball (M) @ Southern Wesleyan 92-71

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January 3

Basketball (W) @ Chowan 48-37

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January 5

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 77-90

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 81-64

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January 9

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 70-54

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 106-72

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January 11

Swimming Women @ Queens 40-165

Swimming Men at Queens 37-166

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January 12

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 59-72

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 96-83

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January 16

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 74-71

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 86-87

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January 18

Swimming Men @ Wingate w/LR

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January 19

Swimming WOMEN vs. WINGATE/LR

Basketball (W) @ Anderson 60-100

Basketball (M) @ Anderson 80-82

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January 23

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 82-74

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 65-73

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January 25

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Inv. (Day 1)

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January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Inv. (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusculum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

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January 30

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 8 p.m.

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