Player Profile: Benji Zorn


Name: Benji Zorn

Grade: 9

Position: Swimmer

Why do you swim?

“I swim because it pushes my body to the limit, and I feel like swimming is a good balance [of] having fun and working hard.”

Who has been the biggest inspiration in your swimming career?

“The biggest inspiration is my mom because she is always telling me to go to practice and keep on trying. She also was a swimmer when she was younger, so she helps me deal with the stress of swimming because she knows what it feels like.”

What is your personal goal for this season? 

“My goal for this season is to try to make a State time in Breaststroke. I think continuing to motivate and push myself every day and reminding myself of my goal will be key to achieve my goal.”

What is a quote that inspires you?

“You miss one hundred percent of the shots you don’t take.”

What is the best part of swimming?

“I think the best part about swimming is the team’s community. The best feeling is celebrating a big win with your teammates.”