Alexa Benson
Alexa Benson
Birth Date: 09/26/1985
Height: 5-7
Year: Senior
Hometown: Santa Barbara, Calif.
High School: Santa Barbara HS
Position: Goalkeeper
UC Santa Barbara
2006: Played in 2.5 games recording 11 saves allowing only six goals...Had a save average of 4.4 blocks per game and averaged 2.4 goals against per game...2005: Had three saves for the Gauchos...2004: Was a member of the women's water polo "B" team. High School
Received second team All-CIF Honors at Santa Barbara High School...Helped guide her team to the CIF Division IV title...During her senior year, she had the highest blocking percentage in her league...Coached by Mark Walsh and Jay Brem...National Honor Society member...Also swam at for the Dons. Personal
Alexa Benson was born September 26, 1985...Parents are Carol Ann and Les Benson...Psychology major at UCSB...Attended a Music and Arts Conservatory for seven years...Favorite movie is "Drop Dead Gorgeous"...Favorite athletes are Thalia Munro and Shawn Green...Completed her first marathon in October 2005 and enjoys competing in triathlons.