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49   Benjamin Lampkin
Benjamin Lampkin

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Panama City, Fla.

High School:
Rutherford

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 225

Position:
DE

Birthdate:
05/26/1987


2008

· The back-up to Myron Rolle at the rover position in 2008.

· Played in 49 career games.

· Earned a single-season career-high 12 tackles.

· Tied his career-high with three total tackles against both Western Carolina and Florida.

· Earned his undergraduate degree in finance in December of 2008.

Junior Year (2007): One of the Seminoles' top special teams' players who played in 12 of Florida State's 13 games...recorded a single-season career-high seven tackles...has now played in 23 games during his career with playing time coming in 23 of the last 26 games in the last two seasons...a top gunner on the Seminoles' kickoff team and a top blocker on the Seminoles' punt teams...recorded a career-high two tackles against Virginia Tech and single tackles against Colorado, NC State, Wake Forest, Miami and Maryland...moved to the defensive line to add depth versus Kentucky in the Gaylord Hotels Music City Bowl.

Sophomore Year (2006): Played in 11 of Florida State's 13 games including the Seminoles' Emerald Bowl victory over UCLA... earned playing time at the linebacker position and on special teams... recorded three tackles on the season with stops coming against Duke, Virginia and Florida...played in the Seminoles' season-opening victory over Miami and earned playing time in the final 10 games of the season.

Freshman Year (2005): A member of the team but did not play in any games.

2004: A redshirt season.

High School: Graduated from Rutherford High School in 2004...earned four varsity letters as a member of the football

team...named to the all-county first team as a junior and a senior...led the team in tackles in both his junior and senior seasons...also earned four varsity letters as a member of the track and field team as a sprinter (200 and 400 meters), four letters as a member of the weightlifting team and two as a member of the basketball team.

Personal: Born Sept. 27, 1985... major is international affairs...named to the 2005 ACC Academic Honor Roll.

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