14 - Jackie Benson
Jackie Benson
Height: 5-3
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Nesconset, N.Y.
High School: Smithtown East
Position: D
gp 15
p 0
g 0
a 0

2014: Stared in 14 of her 15 appearances… Grabbed a career-best 14 ground balls and caused a career-high seven turnovers… Picked up three ground balls against La Salle… Corralled a career-best four ground balls versus High Point… Caused two turnovers against Mount St. Mary’s.

2013: Made 15 appearances and 11 starts on the season… Gathered 12 ground balls… Pulled in four draw controls and caused four turnovers on the year… Corralled two draw controls versus Mount St. Mary’s… Caused two turnovers and picked up a ground ball at Boston University… Picked up a season-best three ground balls against New Hampshire... Named to the America East Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2012: Appeared in seven contests in her second season with the Retrievers… Picked up a ground ball against Drexel.

2011: Saw action in three games in her inaugural campaign… Made her collegiate debut against Manhattan, and also saw time against Mount St. Mary’s and in the America East title bout against No. 8 Albany.

BACKGROUND: Selected to the All-Division Long Island School Girls Team 1… Earned All-County honorable mention in 2009… Also a four-year field hockey standout at Smithtown East, earning All-Division (2008) and All-County honorable mention (2009)… Led the Bulls to the 2006 county field hockey title… Member of the National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society and Athletes Helping Athletes… A talented musician who has played piano for nine years and the alto saxophone for five… Daughter of John and Kerry Benson… Has an older brother, Joe, who played lacrosse at Adelphi… Also has a younger brother, Patrick… Born Feb. 27, 1992… Majoring in english.

CAREER STATISTICS

Year GP-GS G A Pts. SH Pct. GW FPG-FPS GB DC TO CT
2011 3-0 0 0 0 0 --- 0 0-0 0 0 0 0
2012 7-0 0 0 0 0 --- 0 0-0 1 0 0 0
2013 15-11 0 0 0 0 --- 0 0-0 12 4 3 4
2014 15-14 0 0 0 - - 0 - 14 2 3 7
Career 40-25 0 0 0 0 --- 0 0-0 27 6 6 11
Recent Games
Apr 5 New Hampshire L, 8-2
Apr 9 at Columbia W, 10-8
Apr 12 Vermont W, 12-9
Apr 16 at Johns Hopkins L, 10-6
Apr 19 Albany L, 12-8
Apr 26 at Binghamton L, 8-7
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 15 4
Points 0 0
Goals 0 0
Assists 0 0
Shots 0 0
Shooting percentage - -
Shots on goal 0 0
Shots on goal percentage - -
Free position goals-shots 0-0 0-0
Ground balls 14 3
Draw controls 2 0
Turnovers 3 1
Caused turnovers 7 1
Fouls 15 7
Date Opponent Score g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 8 Bucknell   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 Maryland L, 14-3 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 -
Feb 19 at Towson L, 11-6 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 0 1 0 - 0 -
Feb 22 American W, 11-10 0 0 0 0-0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 1 at La Salle W, 7-6 0 0 0 0-0 3 0 0 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 5 High Point L, 16-6 0 0 0 0-0 4 0 1 1 0 - 0 -
Mar 8 at Drexel L, 9-8 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 15 at Mount St. Mary's W, 15-2 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 0 2 0 - 0 -
Mar 22 Temple W, 11-9 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 -
Mar 25 Wagner W, 10-5 0 0 0 0-0 1 1 0 1 0 - 0 -
Mar 29 at Stony Brook L, 12-1 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 5 New Hampshire L, 8-2 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 9 at Columbia W, 10-8 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 12 Vermont W, 12-9 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 -
Apr 16 at Johns Hopkins L, 10-6 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 19 Albany L, 12-8 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 26 at Binghamton L, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Total 15 14 0 0 0 0-0 14 2 3 7 0 - 0 -
Conference 4 4 0 0 0 0-0 3 0 1 1 0 - 0 -
Exhibition - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -

Home 8 8 0 0 0 0-0 7 2 2 4 0 - 0 -
Away 7 6 0 0 0 0-0 7 0 1 3 0 - 0 -
Neutral - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -

Wins 7 6 0 0 0 0-0 5 2 0 5 0 - 0 -
Losses 8 8 0 0 0 0-0 9 0 3 2 0 - 0 -

February 3 3 0 0 0 0-0 1 1 0 1 0 - 0 -
March 7 7 0 0 0 0-0 10 1 1 5 0 - 0 -
April 5 4 0 0 0 0-0 3 0 2 1 0 - 0 -