** 2014, 2015 Ball State Team Captain **
** MAC West Division Co-Defensive Player of the Week (Sept. 28, 2015) **
** 2013 All-Mid-American Conference Second Team **
2014 (Jr.): Played in 10 games with nine starts . . . earned thrid letter . . . double digit tackle totals vs. Colgate (11), at Toledo (14) and vs. Western Michigan (12) . . . the 14 tackles at Toledo tied career high . . . managed a tackle for loss at Iowa and at Army . . . recovered a fumble and returned it five yards for a touchdown vs. Eastern Michigan . . . tallied an interception vs. Akron . . . led team in tackles vs. Colgate, at Toledo and vs. Eastern Michigan . . . missed two games with an injury.
2013 (So.): Started 11 games . . . earned second letter . . . made first career start in the season opener vs. Illinois State . . . missed the Virginia game with an injury . . . recorded first career interception on a third quarter pass vs. Illinois State that was initially tipped by teammate Eric Patterson . . . two tackles for loss at Illinois State . . . second for the Cardinals with nine tackles plus added one sack and three tackles for loss vs. Illinois State . . . seven tackles vs. Army . . . six tackles at North Texas . . . led Ball State with 13 tackles at Eastern Michigan and at Northern Illinois . . . recorded first career forced fumble at Eastern Michigan . . . second on the team with 11 tackles vs. Toledo . . . nine tackles vs. Kent State . . . led the team with career high 14 tackles vs. Miami University.
2012 (Fr.): Played in 12 games, including the Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl St. Petersburg . . . season high four tackles at Miami University . . . three tackles at Toledo . . . credited with one tackle vs. Western Michigan, at Central Michigan and at Army . . . first career pass breakup at Central Michigan . . . earned first letter.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned three letters for head coach Tom Grippa . . . helped team to a 9-1 record as a senior and a 36-8 mark in career . . . helped the team to its first ever 9-1 record . . . all-conference and All-Southwest Ohio as a senior . . . team captain as a senior .
PERSONAL: Son of Steve and Terri Ingle . . . three brothers and one sister . . . uncle, Rick Ingle, played basketball at Denison . . . received academic honors at LaSalle . . . born Feb. 15, 1993, in Cincinnati, Ohio . . . full name is Benjamin P. Ingle.
|SINGLE-GAME HIGHS [all-time ranking]:
Points scored: 6, Eastern Michigan, 11/22/2014
Touchdowns: 1, Eastern Michigan, 11/22/2014
All-purpose yards: 26, Illinois State, 8/29/2013
Interceptions: 1 [t-8th], Akron, 10/25/2014 ; Illinois State, 8/29/2013 ; UMass, Oct 31, 2015
Long interception return: 26, Illinois State, 8/29/2013
Tackles: 14 [t-10th], at TOLEDO, 09/20/14 (7-7); Miami, 11/29/2013 (2-12); UMass, Oct 31, 2015 (8-6)
Sacks: 1.0, at Western Michigan, Nov 05, 2015 (1-0)
Tackles for loss: 2.0, Illinois State, 8/29/2013 (1-1); at Northwestern, Sep 26, 2015 (1-0)
Fumbles forced: 1 [t-4th], at Eastern Michigan, 9/21/2013 ; at Western Michigan, Nov 05, 2015
Fumbles recovered: 1 [t-4th], Central Michigan, 11/06/2013 ; Eastern Michigan, 11/22/2014
Pass breakups: 2 [t-7th], at Eastern Michigan, Sep 19, 2015