AS A SENIOR IN 2016
NSCAA All-West Region Second Team ... NSCAA Scholar All-West Region Team ... All-CCAA Second Team ... CCAA All-Tournament Team ... CCAA All-Academic ... CCAA Fall All-Academic ... Started all 22 games in central midfield ... Scored opening winner just 14 seconds into second half to ignite 4-0 romp vs. Humboldt State (10/2) ... Assisted on winner in next match at SF State (10/7) ... Assisted on Mary Reilly's lone game-winner with 1:11 left in regulation at Stanislaus State (11/4) in CCAA Tournament semifinals ... Triton Athletes' Council (TAC) team representative.
AS A JUNIOR IN 2015
All-CCAA Second Team ... CCAA All-Academic ... Moved to a starting role in central midfield ... One of six Tritons to start all 22 games ... Assisted on Mary Reilly's fourth-minute opener in 2-1 win vs. No. 14 Cal State L.A. (9/14) ... Triton Athletes' Council (TAC) team representative.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2014
Appeared in all 18 matches, primarily at forward but also seeing action on the outside of midfield, with three starts ... Starts came in home dates vs. Azusa Pacific (9/11), California Baptist (9/13) and Cal Poly Pomona (9/28) ... Season highs of 47 minutes vs. CPP and two shots vs. No. 7 Cal State Stanislaus (10/10).
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2013
Started all 17 matches in which she played, at a forward spot ... Produced four goals and three assists for 11 total points ... Second on the team in goals and points, and tied for first in assists ... Made college debut in season opener vs. Seattle Pacific (9/5) ... First collegiate points came in the form of a goal just 24 seconds into 1-1 draw at Cal State San Bernardino (9/22) ... Put together first career two-goal brace vs. Sonoma State (9/29) ... Provided first two college assists during second half of 2-1 victory over No. 25 Cal State San Bernardino (10/11), the latter a right-sided cross on Cassie Callahan's 82nd-minute winner ... Added a third helper that same weekend on late clincher vs. Chico State (10/13) ... Final goal came vs. Cal Poly Pomona (10/20) ... Season highs of 102 minutes played vs. Humboldt State (9/27) and four shots taken at Cal State Dominguez Hills (9/13) ... Saw 101 minutes of action in finale vs. Cal State L.A. (11/3).
Competed for Santa Barbara Soccer Club (2009-13).
A 2013 graduate of Dos Pueblos High School in Goleta ... Three-time All-Channel League selection for the Chargers ... All-CIF and All-Santa Barbara County First Team as a junior and senior ... All-CIF Second Team as a sophomore ... All-city honoree all four years.
Born Oct. 27 in Santa Barbara ... Parents are Terry and Lynda Benedetto ... Has a younger brother named Chad ... Human development major with an education studies minor at Roosevelt College ... Plans to earn her teaching credential after graduating from UC San Diego and become a high school English teacher ... Enjoys paddleboarding and biking ... Roots for Manchester United and captain Wayne Rooney ... Loves salad.