Ben Schwarze is a professional Australian rules football player who plays for North Melbourne Kangaroos and is the brother of Troy Schwarze. He made his debut against the Adelaide Crows in Round 7 at the Telstra Dome. He broke his ribs in his first game and was sidelined. He returned and became a regular throughout the season, making a big fanbase. He is a long kick of the footy and runs hard with a similarity game style to Ryan Lonie.