Ben Griffith joined the academy as an U13 in the 2014-2015 season and progressed through the academy ranks, becoming an U18 player at the start of the 2018-2019 season as well as making two appearances for the U19s during the same season.
During his first season of under-18s football, the youngster made 13 appearances and scored three goals for Somerset County League Premier Division side Wrington Redhill, which ended in relegation for the club.
In August 2019, Griffith got his first experience of senior men’s football within the Western League, making four appearances and assisting two goals for Western League Premier Division side Clevedon Town.
On 3rd October 2019, Griffith moved to Western League Division One South side Cheddar before dual registering with Weston on 21st October 2019. Griffith made 17 appearances for Cheddar during his time with The Cheesemen.
After appearing for the Seagulls five times during 2019-2020, he was included in Scott Bartlett’s squad heading into the 2020-2021 season.
Griffith joined Southern League South Division One side Willand Rovers on loan in October 2020 for a month. Griffith made three appearances for the Devon club, scoring one goal and assisting one before the season was curtailed early.