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42   J.T. Benazzi
J.T. Benazzi

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Glen Cove, N.Y.

High School:
Chaminade

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 170

Position:
Midfield


Very intense player ... Good leader ... Great cover guy who will help others around him ... Missed fall practice due to an internship.

1999: Played in all 12 games ... Picked up 21 ground balls ... Was a team co-captain ... Played on the top defensive midfield unit.

1998: Played in all 12 games ... Was part of the top defensive midfield ... Picked up 14 ground balls ... Notched his first career point with an assist vs. Fairfield ... Named to the Athletic Director's Honor Roll for the fall semester.

1997: Played in all 15 games ... Was third short stick defensive midfielder after P.G. Massey and Todd Sokolowski ... Took one shot and picked up three ground balls ... Earned the team's Rookie of the Year award.

Before UMass: Played for Jack Moran at Chaminade ... Recorded 52 points (17g, 35a) in his senior season ... Team captain in 1996 ... Empire State Games participant ... All-Catholic League pick in 1996 ... Also played football at Chaminade.

Personal: James Thomas Benazzi ... Son of Robert and Alice Benazzi ... Born May 25, 1978 ... A Forestry major.

Benazzi's Career Statistics

Year GP Goals Ast. Pts. GB
1997 15 0 0 0 3
1998 12 0 1 1 14
1999 12 0 0 0 21
Career 39 0 1 1 38

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