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Ben Kessler

@bmk95

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@bmk95
Ben Kessler
7 months
This type of thread isn’t really my thing but here goes nothing… After six incredible years, next week will be my final week working for Maryland Athletics. This is very bittersweet for me as doing PR for my alma mater and a place I love so much has meant the world to me.
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Ben Kessler
2 years
My acting debut
@umterps
Maryland Terrapins
2 years
Testudo Shops for Mayo (2022) The turtle will see you soon @DukesMayoBowl
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Ben Kessler
7 months
Perfect way to go out 🏆 Always, Go Terps
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Ben Kessler
2 years
Tune into the @BigTenNetwork at noon today to hear from @tauliaa12 !
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Ben Kessler
3 years
. @tauliaa12 leads the Big Ten and ranks top 10 in the country in: Completion Percentage (75.5%) Passing Yards (1,340) Passing Yards Per Game (335) Total Offense (343.2) Passing TDs (10)
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Ben Kessler
2 years
Successful week in Charlotte 🏆 📸 @taylorrafi
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Ben Kessler
7 months
To @MarylandWLax , thank you for letting me tell the stories of the best program in the country and its amazing coaches, student-athletes and alums for six seasons. This program and @cathyreese5 are truly something special. Once a Terp, Always a Terp 🐢❤️
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Ben Kessler
7 months
@MarylandWLax @cathyreese5 @TerpsFootball @CoachLocks And to the Maryland Athletics staff and all the media members I have worked with, I’m incredibly thankful for you. I’ve made so many memories that I will cherish forever and some of my best friends at Maryland. I am extremely grateful for every moment.
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Ben Kessler
11 months
Easiest caption I've ever written
@umterps
Maryland Terrapins
11 months
Born To Run to Terpsville! @springsteen fan that now needs plans on Saturday night? Come Prove It All Night at SECU Stadium!
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Ben Kessler
7 months
@MarylandWLax @cathyreese5 To @TerpsFootball , working for a program that I grew up living and dying with has been a dream come true. Thank you to all the student-athletes I’ve worked with for trusting me and thank you to @CoachLocks and the staff for always making this a true football family. #TBIA
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Ben Kessler
7 years
Me at bar: "Can you please turn ESPN on" Bartender: "You want college softball??!" Yes, I want college softball you prick
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Ben Kessler
11 years
UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND CLASS OF 2017!!!!! #terpnation
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Ben Kessler
11 years
Officially the manager of the University of Maryland Softball Team!!!! #goterps
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Ben Kessler
8 years
Beyond happy to say that I'll be interning with the New York Jets this summer!! ✈️ #JetUp
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Ben Kessler
5 years
CHAMPS! 🏆 So happy for everyone: players and staff that worked really hard to make this happen! Grateful that I get to work with such amazing people!
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Ben Kessler
7 years
Thankful for this group and all they've done for me throughout my college career. Best media relations crew in college athletics!
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Ben Kessler
2 years
First interview I’ve done no prep with him for Pumped @tauliaa12 is back
@HearTheTurtle
Hear The Turtle
2 years
TAULIA IS BACK! And HTT has the exclusive @tauliaa12 talks with the guys about his decision to return to Maryland Listen:
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Ben Kessler
7 months
@MarylandWLax @cathyreese5 @TerpsFootball @CoachLocks For my next move, I’m excited to announce that I’ll be going down the road to DC to work in communications for the @atlantic10 conference! Very excited to get going in January!
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Ben Kessler
3 years
They will say there are no Terps in the Super Bowl. They are wrong.
@TaylorSmyth10
Taylor Smyth
3 years
They isn’t a dry eye in all of Cortlandt Manor, NY rn. The first family of Westchester County celebrates. Their boy is headed to the big game. Your Championship Week Tough Terp: @YouReachedJake (Final edit done by @bmk95 #smsports )
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Ben Kessler
3 years
Amazing. Congrats @CoachDeifel & @YoCoachYo !!
@RazorbackSB
Arkansas Softball
3 years
FOR THE FIRST TIME IN PROGRAM HISTORY, THE HOGS ARE SEC CHAMPIONS 🏆
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Ben Kessler
8 years
This is my first sweet 16 since I was eight years old. Second grade. It's been a long time coming. Feels pretty damn good #GoTerps
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Ben Kessler
11 years
I have dreamt about this day ever since I watched my first game 12 years ago. Marlboro it was fun but now it's Terp time. Off to Maryland!!!
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Ben Kessler
2 years
Well deserved. Incredible person, incredible coach. Congrats @AdamNHughes !
@TerpsVolleyball
Maryland Volleyball
2 years
Staying home! Coach Hughes has signed a five-year extension to remain in College Park through 2027! 📰:
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Ben Kessler
6 years
In the past 15 years I’ve watched my three most hated teams in sports (Pats, Red Sox, Duke) win 12 championships while I’ve seen my teams win a combined one. And people ask why I’m such a pessimist..
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Ben Kessler
2 years
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RedditCFB
2 years
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Ben Kessler
10 years
You best believe that I will one day be the 40 year old coach of my kids little league team that gets way too into the game
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Ben Kessler
2 years
Been so much fun to work with this guy over the last 6 years. Lots of great memories Keith, proud to call you a good friend. We will miss you! #ComingInHot
@Sneds311
Keith
2 years
Still doesn’t feel real, but this is my last week at Maryland. TY to all the amazing people who have made the past 6 years at UMD such an incredible experience. I will cherish my time here for the rest of my life. Excited for what’s ahead with @lasvegaslax , Terps forever!
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Ben Kessler
4 years
👀
@SkullSparks
SkullSparks
4 years
NCAA women's lacrosse Instagram accounts generating the most interactions (likes+comments) this shortened 2020 season (Feb 1-March 12).
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Ben Kessler
8 years
Those 12 years have including hours of tears, an ottoman thrown out a window, about 15 broken remotes. Feels good to be on the other side
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Ben Kessler
1 year
Feel so fortunate every day that I am a part of this program
@MarylandWLax
Maryland Women's Lacrosse
1 year
A family that spans 50 years and a lot of trophies 🐢❤️ ONCE A TERP, ALWAYS A TERP!!
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Ben Kessler
11 years
Thanks everyone for listening! My favorite part of the show was easily calling @jacobson617 a "delusional sports fan"
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Ben Kessler
10 years
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Ben Kessler
3 years
LET’S GO @AdamNHughes !! Buying out Vigilante tomorrow to celebrate!
@umterps
Maryland Terrapins
3 years
WHAT A WIN!!! @TerpsVolleyball takes down No. 2 Wisconsin in the biggest win in program history!
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Ben Kessler
2 years
A humbling grade from @CoachLocks on my hosting performance. I promise coach, #TBIA
@umterps
Maryland Terrapins
2 years
Start your week with @HearTheTurtle ! @CoachLocks joins the show to discuss his 2023 early signing class and more. Listen:
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Ben Kessler
3 years
Best defender (and vlogger) in the country @LizzieColson
@MarylandWLax
Maryland Women's Lacrosse
3 years
Locked down the B1G all year long 🔒 Your 𝗨𝗡𝗔𝗡𝗜𝗠𝗢𝗨𝗦 𝗕𝗶𝗴 𝗧𝗲𝗻 𝗗𝗲𝗳𝗲𝗻𝗱𝗲𝗿 𝗼𝗳 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗬𝗲𝗮𝗿: @LizzieColson ! #FearTheTurtle
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Ben Kessler
10 years
Just got asked in the airport if I play basketball for Maryland. Told the guy I was the starting center, and I'm 98% sure he believed me...
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Ben Kessler
2 years
Sean is the reason I am where I am today and I’ve been so fortunate to work with and learn from him since I was a student. More importantly, he is a great friend. @CampusInk is lucky to have you, as is Chicago and @kassidyb3 !
@Sean_Ellenby
Sean Ellenby
2 years
It’s bittersweet to announce this is my final week with Maryland Athletics. Being the PR guy at my alma mater for @TerrapinHoops was truly a dream come true. Along the way, I made friendships that will last a lifetime and met the love of my life @kassidyb3 .
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Ben Kessler
7 months
@MarylandWLax
Maryland Women's Lacrosse
7 months
New locker room, who dis? @cathyreese5 👀
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Ben Kessler
7 years
Well deserved!
@D1SoftballNews
D1SoftballNews
7 years
Courtney Deifel from Arkansas has been selected as the D1SoftballNews coach of the year. @RazorbackSB
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Ben Kessler
11 years
EVERYONE, I (THE VOICE OF THE MUSTANGS) WILL HAVE A RADIO SHOW EVERY MONDAY AT 11:00 AM. LISTEN HERE AND CALL IN: http://t.co/qvJqQqCt5A
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Ben Kessler
11 years
Newest 30 for 30: "Wasted Championship" the tale of how Aaron Jacobson's alcoholism prevented his rec bball team from winning the 2013 title
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Ben Kessler
10 years
My 2000th tweet goes out to everyone on my team @TerpsSoftball who have been working really hard and are ready to dominate next week!!
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Ben Kessler
1 year
Tai is the man @playboytaishar One of the most fun interviews we've done, give it a listen!
@HearTheTurtle
Hear The Turtle
1 year
HTT is back! The guys welcome @playboytaishar to talk about his career, spring football and much more
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Ben Kessler
11 years
FUCK TOM BRADY AND HIS PERFECT LIFE!!!!! #NYJ
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Ben Kessler
2 years
Tons of fun with this interview. All I'm saying is it only took a month of me being the co-host to get @ExCoachKnoche on!
@HearTheTurtle
Hear The Turtle
2 years
An interview years in the making @ExCoachKnoche joins HTT to talk @TerrapinHoops , his start in broadcasting, the college hoops landscape and more! Listen:
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Ben Kessler
11 years
......just got kicked out of the bar
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Ben Kessler
6 years
@Sean_Ellenby @LongeneckerJake @Sneds311 Why just completely waste three minutes standing there?
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Ben Kessler
8 years
So proud of @Brennnaa for this heartfelt, inspirational piece. Take a few minutes to check it out.
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espnW
8 years
Brenna Nation of @TerpsSoftball sends a Father's Day message to her late dad:
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Ben Kessler
11 months
Give these guys an Oscar
@TerpsFootball
Maryland Football
11 months
What happens in Terpsville, stays in Terpsville
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Ben Kessler
11 years
Just knocked the mirror off a duke fans car #noregrets #fuckduke
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Ben Kessler
4 years
@hdortenzo I miss electricity
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Ben Kessler
8 years
Softball- a top three most exciting sport to watch on television. If you watched it, you'd agree.
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Ben Kessler
7 months
Only time I’ve ever cheered for a Pats win
@TerpsFootball
Maryland Football
7 months
CHAD RYLAND 56 YARDS FOR THE WIN!!!
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Ben Kessler
7 years
Biggest win in program history. Great day to be a #Terp !! #FearTheTurtle
@TerpsSoftball
Maryland Softball
7 years
Final moment, Maryland gets its first win of the season over #1 Florida! @NCAAsoftball @umterps #Believe #FearTheTurtle
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Ben Kessler
9 years
YES!!! CONGRATS @NicoleShatsky @daniellemark15 @kristicasale !!! Champs! Huge congrats to @NicoleShatsky on 1,000 points! You deserve it!!!
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Ben Kessler
7 years
Me to professor: Can we leave early today? Professor: I don't really care, you guys suck... I'm gonna miss school.
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Ben Kessler
10 years
First time throwing up from expo markers in college ✔️✔️
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Ben Kessler
11 years
There most likely WILL be a fan bus on Friday if enough people are interested #gostangs
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Ben Kessler
1 year
@SkullSparks
SkullSparks
1 year
College Athletics Departments generating the most interactions on official main social accounts (IG+TW+FB) in February 2023.
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Ben Kessler
11 years
The person wearing a Ohio State shirt on campus on the day Marylands playing Ohio State just got a piece of my mind
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Ben Kessler
11 years
Girls it was an honor being your manager this year and was one of my favorite teams I've ever been a part of. Be proud of a great season
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Ben Kessler
4 years
Nikki did an amazing job telling her incredibly powerful story. Check it out ⬇️
@umterps
Maryland Terrapins
4 years
"Everyone has a story to tell behind their smiles. Here is mine." @nikki_sliwak of @MarylandWLax opens up about her struggles with depression and anxiety, and that most importantly, it's okay to not be okay. In Her Own Words
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Ben Kessler
8 years
The one Springsteen concert I don't go to in a two week period and the most epic set list ever 😞
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Ben Kessler
11 years
Making friends with Maryland coaches #terpssoccer http://t.co/4wvZOfccCI
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Ben Kessler
7 years
Football school? Football school. #FTT
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Ben Kessler
1 year
Yes
@PFF_College
PFF College
1 year
Did Deonte Banks solidify himself as a first round pick?🔥
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Ben Kessler
1 year
Facts
@taylorrafi
Taylor McLaughlin
1 year
“We’re (The Jets) Super Bowl contenders” - per @bmk95
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Ben Kessler
10 years
Teaching my grandparents how to use a Mac is like teaching a pig how to fly
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Ben Kessler
8 years
Nothing worse than the guy who tries to start conversation on the elevator
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Ben Kessler
10 years
I hate sports and everything about them
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Ben Kessler
11 years
Spending my last night in Jersey at a softball game, dont think anyone would expect anything else
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Ben Kessler
3 years
Not many. Well deserved @_godof5
@TerpsFootball
Maryland Football
3 years
How many guys can play four and a half games and still make All-Big Ten? @_godof5 deserves it.
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Ben Kessler
11 years
The count of me throwing up due to expo markers/perfume in school this year has reached 10
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Ben Kessler
11 years
Getting treatment after a rough practice #truemanager http://t.co/qFcMOxAn9G
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Ben Kessler
11 years
Cannot be more proud of one of my favorite players I've ever managed. Congrats @ungerwear16 on 1000 points!!!!
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Ben Kessler
9 years
One of the best days of the year, opening day!! Can't wait to see my girls put it all together on the field and kill it! #GoTerps
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Ben Kessler
11 years
Humbled to admit that I was defeated by Popov last night
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Ben Kessler
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Ben Kessler
11 years
Expecting a record crowd tonight at the Frank J. Dugan arena. #TerpNation
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Ben Kessler
5 years
Absolute 🐐
@MarylandWLax
Maryland Women's Lacrosse
5 years
271 games as the head coach at Maryland. 250 wins! Good times tonight celebrating @cathyreese5 !!
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Ben Kessler
10 years
Rutgers just beat a 2-3 football program that's in complete destruction mode and they're rushing the field. Great program Rutgers is..
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Ben Kessler
7 years
Unleash the floodgates, the drought is over!! Thrilled for @TerpsMLax ! This feels good. The 🏆 🏆 is back where it belongs. #BeTheBest
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Ben Kessler
7 years
They’re**
@realDonaldTrump
Donald J. Trump
7 years
When will all the haters and fools out there realize that having a good relationship with Russia is a good thing, not a bad thing. There always playing politics - bad for our country. I want to solve North Korea, Syria, Ukraine, terrorism, and Russia can greatly help!
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Ben Kessler
9 years
My shoelace just got caught in my bike pedal causing me to fall off my bike and come two inches from getting hit by a car.. Happy Monday!!
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Ben Kessler
10 years
My 12 year old brother outhit me today in a charity softball game. My life has hit a low point
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Ben Kessler
3 years
America's favorite show is back! 👍
@MarylandWLax
Maryland Women's Lacrosse
3 years
Truth or lie? 🤔 𝐓𝐡𝐮𝐦𝐛𝐬 𝐔𝐩! 👍: 𝐄𝐩𝐢𝐬𝐨𝐝𝐞 𝐎𝐧𝐞 Maddie Sanchez and Chrissy Thomas compete in Box of Lies!
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Ben Kessler
11 years
The quality of the MHS athletics twitter page I created has really gone down hill and I don't like it
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Ben Kessler
10 years
I know it's been said before, but I would just like to confirm and remind that @jacobson617 is the worlds worst human being
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Ben Kessler
1 year
Thanks for everything Josh! Great job elevating the @MarylandWLax content all season.
@josh_caplan11
Josh Caplan
1 year
This weekend, my first season working with a specific sport came to a close. With @MarylandWLax I turned these 512 photos and videos taken on my phone into 14 pieces of content that have over 1 million views across Instagram and TikTok. Here are some reasons I was able to do it:
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Ben Kessler
11 years
I think I could drunk tweet better than whoever does the MHS athletics account #disgrace
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Ben Kessler
11 years
Since I'm wearing a suit I've been confused for Liptzen 5 times already today...
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Ben Kessler
11 years
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Ben Kessler
11 years
Now watching the girls practice and I gotta admit, it's nice watching a girls bball coach who actually knows what she's talking about
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Ben Kessler
10 years
I live for making controversial calls while umpiring
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Ben Kessler
10 years
Good morning from Cali http://t.co/6VOpeOaN7b
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Ben Kessler
8 years
Seems very hypocritical for the Penn State PA announcer to give a statement on the programs "integrity"
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Ben Kessler
7 years
Most Big Ten Championships over the last three years yet No. 43 on this list. Makes sense.
@ByPatForde
Pat Forde
7 years
The ranking: all 65 Power Five athletic departments, from worst to first
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Ben Kessler
7 years
Quickly becoming my favorite super bowl ever
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Ben Kessler
11 years
I think I'm going to miss good bagels more than my family in college
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Ben Kessler
11 years
Everyone go to the @umdwbb game vs UCONN tomorrow! #goterps http://t.co/4oqpMgPaBE
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