3 - Christina Benedetti
Christina Benedetti
Height: 5-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Derwood, Md.
High School: Academy of the Holy Cross
Position: M

2011: Two-year letterwinner ... will compete for a starting spot in the midfield during her junior campaign.

2010: Started all 16 contests in which she appeared ... earned Second Team All-ODAC accolades ... scored 16 points off of 12 goals and four assists ... finished second on the team with 31 ground balls ... also won 25 draw controls while forcing nine turnovers ... recorded a goal in a 16-7 victory over Christopher Newport (5/8) ... tallied four goals in a 9-8 victory over Randolph-Macon (4/18) ... logged one goal and one assist in a 20-8 win over Virginia Wesleyan (3/20) ... finished with two goals and an assist in a 21-1 victory over Sweet Briar (3/9) ... notched three goals in a 16-8 loss to Franklin & Marshall (3/6).

2009: Saw action in 15 games with five starts as a first-year … finished the season with seven goals … also notched 15 ground balls, 12 caused turnovers and gained nine draw controls … had a team-high four goals in a 20-0 victory over Hollins (4/1) … netted three goals in a 16-3 win over Bridgewater (3/18).

High School: Earned three letters in lacrosse and field hockey and one letter in basketball at Holy Cross … field hockey team captured the conference championship in 2006 … was named first team all-conference in 2007 and second team in 2006 … selected to the Honorable Mention All-Gazette squad in 2007 … first team all-conference in lacrosse in 2008 and an honorable mention selection in 2007.

Personal: W&L and ODAC Scholar-Athlete… also a member of the W&L field hockey team where she serves as a team captain … named a member of the NFHCA National Academic Team … active with "23", Green Dot and Campus Kitchens … math major with a minor in mass communications.