#42 - Mark Benoit
Position: D
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Waltham, Mass.
High School: Waltham HS
Height: 6-1
Weight: 200

AS A SENIOR (2012)
Started in one game and competed in five for the Lions... highlight game for Benoit was against Queens (2/26/12) - scooped one ground ball and two caused turnovers... on the season totaled three ground balls and three caused turnoveers.

AS A JUNIOR (2011)

Competed in all 14 games…Made 13 starts…Compiled 13 ground balls…Caused 15 turnovers...Collected a season-best three groundballs against Rollins (02/19/11)...Caused a season-high three turnovers in two seperate contests.

Benoit saw the field regularly for the Lions, competing in 11-of-15 games and making one start…The defender amassed 19 ground balls, including a five ground ball effort against in the Lions 9-5 win over DSC foe Rollins… He was part of a nationally-ranked defense that held opponents to just 7.47 goals-per-game, 112 goals, and a .252 shooting percentage.

Benoit in appeared in four games his freshman season…The defender picked up five ground balls and helped man a defense that allowed only 55 goals, 184 points and caused 49 turnovers.

Captain his Junior and Senior year…Greater Boston League All-Star

Benoit was born February 12 in Waltham, Mass. …Criminal Justice Major…Hobbies include fishing and long walks on the beach…Names Drew Bledsoe as his favorite athlete...Names the Dallas Cowboys as his favorite team…Son of Annette and John Benoit…Has one brother, Dan...Has one sister, Christina.