Name: Benjamin Briffe
Sport: Team Handball
Height: 6'6
Weight: 195
DOB: 2/1/1987
Hometown: Arradon, France
High School: Lycee Sevigné (Cesson, France)
College: Physical Therapy School of Toulouse, France
Team/Club: New York Team Handball Club
Coach(es): Richie Kluz, Bini Mustafa
Other Career Highlights
  • 2019 IHF SuperGlobe with New York Team Handball - 9th (Saudi Arabia)
  • 2019 USA Team Handball Open National Championships - 2nd (Myrtle Beach, South Carolina)
  • 2018 USA Team Handball Open National Championship - 1st (Myrtle Beach, South Carolina)
  • 2017 IHF SuperGlobe with Sydney Uni Handball - 8th (Doha, Qatar)
  • 2017 USA Team Handball Open National Championship - 1st (Myrtle Beach, South Carolina)
  • 2016 USA Team Handball Open National Championship - 2nd (York, Pennsylvania)
  • 2016 Pan American Club Championship - 5th (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
  • 2013 French First Division All Star Game Selection
  • 2006 U21 European Championship
  • 2004 U19 European Championship
Personal: Born and raised in France...Grew up playing handball like his dad and three younger brothers...Graduated from physical therapy school in Toulouse, France in 2009...Began playing handball professionally the same year...Went on to play for Toulouse, Cesson-Rennes and Aix-en-Provence in France's 1st division of handball...Moved to the U.S. to live with his wife, is happily married with a daughter and a son.