6 Francesca Benitez
6 - Francesca Benitez
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cherry Hill, N.J.
High School: Cherry Hill West
Position: D
gp 14
p 5
g 4
a 1

2018 (Senior): Appeared in 14 games this season making 13 starts in her final season as a Wolverine…Scored four goals and dished out an assist tallying five points this season…Ranked second on the team in ground balls (34) and tied for first in caused turnovers (29)…After her four-year career, she ranks seventh all-time in caused turnovers (60).

2017 (Junior): Started all 12 games she appeared in… Recorded 19 ground balls and eight caused turnovers… Scored a goal against Lancaster Bible on March 27… Picked up a season-high four ground balls against Lancaster Bible on March 27.

2016 (Sophomore): Played and started in all but two games this season… Recorded 7 goals and dished out 1 assist on the season… Recorded a 36.8% shooting percentage … Notched 8 points on the season… Tallied 9 ground balls and recorded 18 draw controls… Notched 6 caused turnovers on the season.

2015 (Freshman): Played in fifteen games this season… Tallied 6 points on the season… Scored 2 goals and dish out 4 assists… Scored her first career goal against Manhattanville… Recorded 30 ground balls on the season… Notched 6 draw controls and recorded 16 caused turnovers this season. 

High School: Played lacrosse (Venturi) and field hockey (Riley)... Led field hockey to 2nd Round of the Playoffs as a senior... 2nd Team All-Conference and Madylen Chiomento Player Award... Student Government Association.

Personal: Daughter of Joe & Maria Benitez... Has two brothers, Tristen and Joseph, as well as a sister, Angelica.

Recent Games
Apr 8 at Frostburg St. L, 14-11
Apr 11 at Marymount (Va.) L, 17-3
Apr 13 Southern Virginia W, 15-14
Apr 16 at Immaculata L, 17-10
Apr 18 St. Mary's (Md.) L, 18-5
Apr 21 at Christopher Newport L, 18-4
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 14 7
Points 5 1
Goals 4 1
Assists 1 0
Shots 12 3
Shooting percentage 33.3 33.3
Shots on goal 11 3
Shots on goal percentage 91.7 100.0
Free position goals-shots 3-5 1-3
Ground balls 34 12
Draw controls 6 0
Turnovers 16 8
Caused turnovers 29 11
Fouls 7 7
Date Opponent Score g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 24 Cedar Crest W, 25-3 1 1 2 0-0 4 2 0 4 4 25.0 4 100.0
Mar 3 Gwynedd Mercy W, 26-17 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 1 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 10 at Notre Dame (Md.) W, 10-8 1 0 1 1-1 5 3 1 4 3 33.3 3 100.0
Mar 13 Centenary (N.J.) W, 19-1 1 0 1 1-1 1 1 1 1 1 100.0 1 100.0
Mar 17 Lancaster Bible W, 18-4 0 0 0 0-0 4 0 2 4 1 0.0 0 0.0
Mar 24 at Delaware Valley L, 14-12 0 0 0 0-0 5 0 2 3 0 - 0 -
Mar 27 Salisbury L, 20-4 0 0 0 0-1 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 100.0
Mar 31 Mary Washington L, 20-3 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 0 1 0 - 0 -
Apr 4 at York (Pa.) L, 20-1 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 8 at Frostburg St. L, 14-11 1 0 1 1-1 2 0 1 2 1 100.0 1 100.0
Apr 11 at Marymount (Va.) L, 17-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 Southern Virginia W, 15-14 0 0 0 0-0 2 0 2 1 0 - 0 -
Apr 16 at Immaculata L, 17-10 0 0 0 0-0 3 0 1 2 0 - 0 -
Apr 18 St. Mary's (Md.) L, 18-5 0 0 0 0-1 3 0 3 4 1 0.0 1 100.0
Apr 21 at Christopher Newport L, 18-4 0 0 0 0-0 2 0 0 3 0 - 0 -
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
2014-15 15 13 2 4 6 0-0 30 6 20 16 4 50.0 2 50.0
2015-16 13 13 7 1 8 4-7 9 18 31 6 19 36.8 14 73.7
2016-17 12 12 1 0 1 0-1 19 7 11 9 4 25.0 4 100.0
2017-18 14 13 4 1 5 3-5 34 6 16 29 12 33.3 11 91.7
Total 54 51 14 6 20 7-13 92 37 78 60 39 35.9 31 79.5
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Total 14 13 4 1 5 3-5 34 6 16 29 12 33.3 11 91.7
Conference 7 6 1 0 1 1-3 12 0 8 11 3 33.3 3 100.0
Exhibition - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 7 2 1 3 1-3 16 3 10 15 8 25.0 7 87.5
Away 6 6 2 0 2 2-2 18 3 6 14 4 50.0 4 100.0
Neutral - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Wins 6 6 3 1 4 2-2 16 6 7 14 9 33.3 8 88.9
Losses 8 7 1 0 1 1-3 18 0 9 15 3 33.3 3 100.0
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February 1 1 1 1 2 0-0 4 2 0 4 4 25.0 4 100.0
March 7 6 2 0 2 2-3 17 4 8 13 6 33.3 5 83.3
April 6 6 1 0 1 1-2 13 0 8 12 2 50.0 2 100.0