Jack Benjamin is a play-by-play broadcaster and on-camera talent. Last October, he was named to the watch list for the "Top 30 Sportscasters Under 30: 2018 Edition" by the Sportscasters Talent Agency of America (STAA). A native of Armonk, New York, and a graduate of Santa Clara University (SCU), Jack has done national TV play-by-play for the Olympic Channel and has called games for various ESPN digital platforms including ESPN3, ACC Network Extra and SEC Network+. Some of Jack's broadcasting highlights include doing play-by-play for the Olympic Channel's coverage of the FINA World Water Polo Championships in Gwangju, South Korea, calling the Track & Field Championships for Tupelo Raycom via NCAA.com, and serving as a TV voice for the NCAA Men's Soccer Championships and Men's and Women's ACC Tournaments for ESPN3 and ACC Network Extra.
Jack has done play-by-play for several Division I programs including the University of Virginia (UVA), the University of Tennessee (Knoxville), Davidson College, Winthrop University, Wofford College and the University of South Carolina Upstate (USC Upstate). Jack's Division I radio play-by-play play-by-play experience includes calling UVA Women's Basketball and Winthrop Men's Hoops, as well as Davidson Baseball.
In May of 2018, Jack was named an All-American, and ranked as the third-best collegiate broadcaster in the nation by the Sportscasters Talent Agency of America (STAA). He is the first Santa Clara student to ever earn recognition. Jack graduated Magna Cum Laude from SCU and earned the prestigious Justin T. McCarthy Award for Excellence in Broadcast Journalism.