Men's Water Polo

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Brian Benedetti
Brian Benedetti

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mountain View, CA

High School:
St. Francis HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 245

Position:
2M

Experience:
3V



Briefly... Brian Benedetti is in his third season of collegiate water polo at LMU...

At LMU...
2007... played in all 30 games on the season... scored 13 goals with five assists, five steals and 28 kickouts drawn, which ranked third on the squad... had a three-goal game against Chapman (11/3/07) and a two-steal game against Long Beach State (11/8/07)...

2006... played in 20 games as a true freshman for the Lions... scored eight goals, four coming on the extra-man attack... he finished shooting 34.8 percent while added four steals, two assists and nine kick-outs drawn... scored twice against Whittier to open the season (9/2/06) and then added two more against Pepperdine (10/14/06)...

High School... graduated from St. Francis High School in Mountain View, CA in 2006... earned six letters in three sports... was a two-time all-league and All-CIF selection for the men's water polo team... scored 1.2 goals per game with .9 assists and 1.4 kick outs drawn during high school... also lettered two seasons in basketball as a forward, scoring 6.9 points and 5.6 rebounds per game... lettered two seasons for the swim team, earning All-America consideration in the 50-yard free thanks to a time of 21.54...

Personal... Brian Edward Benedetti was born in Santa Clara, CA on Oct. 18, 1988... he is the son of Helen and Steve Benedetti... he has two sisters and two brothers, all younger... volunteered heavily while in high school, including time with City Team Ministries, Castro School and Viena Siena... he is a Physics major.

Career Stats
Year	G	Att.	Gls	Sh%	A	To	Ko	EJ	ST
2006	20	23	8	0.348	2	8	9	7	4
2007	30	36	13	0.361	5	27	28	11	5
2008	30	50	25	0.500	3	19	16	23	11
Totals 	80	109	46	0.422	10	54	53	41	20

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