Rivals: Three stars ... No. 4 overall fullback ... No. 14 rated prospect in Tennessee
Scout.com: Three stars ... No. 8 overall fullback
ESPN: No. 6 overall fullback
PrepStar: All-Region Team
Honors: Named first team Division II-3A All-State by the TSWA as a senior in 2007 ... Division II Mr. Football Back ... Member of The Tennessean’s All-Midstate team in 2007 .. No. 12 prospect on Knoxville New-Sentinel Top 25.
Stats: Rushed for career-high 162 yards in 2007 season opener against Antioch ... Tallied 19 tackles-for-loss, six sacks and three forced fumbles as a junior in 2006.
Misc: Grandson of Sam Bartholomew, who was captain of the 1939 SEC Championship team ... Brother of Will Bartholomew, who was a four-year lettermen, member of the 1998 National Championship team and 2001 team captain ... Helped lead MBA to record 13 wins on way to undefeated Division II-2A State Championship ... Three-year starter at middle linebacker, two-year starter at fullback ... Also participated in wrestling and track and field ... Won 2007 state shot put championship, with throw of 51 feet, 2 inches ... Won 2007 state wrestling championship in 215-pound division ... Coach at Montgomery Bell Academy: Daniel McGugin ... Full name: Benjamin Oakes Bartholomew ... Born: July 31, 1989.
Story Courtesy: UT Sports Information