Ben, a senior pitcher and outfielder at Savannah Christian Preparatory School (SCPS), went 2 -3 and had two runs batted in to help the Raiders avoid being eliminated in the GHSA Class "A" Private Schools quarterfinal against Mount de Sales Academy on April29th. SCPS went on to win the series and advanced to the state semifinals. Ben batted .476 and finished with a 5-2 recorded on the mound with an era of 2.25 for the 2016 season.
Haeussler is also a standout on the Raider football and basketball teams, which qualified him as an Ashley Dearing Award finalist finishing third in the balloting. Ben has been named an All-Region football player, basketball, and baseball player as well as being named to the All Savannah Morning News 1st team football and baseball teams. Off the field of play, Haeussleer has maintained A’s and B’s in the classroom. Head Football Coach Donald Chumley said, “Ben has been a standout athlete. He is a hard worker and leads by example. He will be signing a letter of intent to play baseball. He is still narrowing down his choices.”