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  Josh Benson
Josh Benson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bloomington, Minn.

High School:
Thomas Jefferson


Fall 2006 - Spring 2007 -- Finished the year with an 81.7 stroke average over the course of four events (7 rds) ... through two competitions in the fall, owned an 80.5 stroke average ... opened the year with a 68th-place finish at the Navy Fall Invitational where he turned in a 13-over par 155, including a low round of 76 ... finished 55th at the Rehoboth Beach Invitational with a 25-over par 167 ... placed 36th (+19, 163) at the Cat Classic to open the spring ... had to settle for a 16-over par 87 at the snow-shortened Navy Spring Invitational.

Fall 2005 - Spring 2006 -- Competed in a pair of fall tournaments, including the Rehoboth Beach Invitational where he turned in a career-best finish of 11th ... finished the two-day tourney with a 7-over par 149, including a 1-over par 72 in the final round ... opened the year with a 62nd finish at the Navy Fall Invitational where he posted a 17-over par 159 ... missed the spring due to injury.

Fall 2004 - Spring 2005 -- Saw action in just one varsity tournament in the fall, the Georgetown Hoya Invitational ... tied for 52nd with a 16-over par 160 with a low round of 79 (+7) ... played in the first spring tournament of the season, the Emerald Coach Collegiate, where he placed 68th with a 28-over par 244 ... also competed as a member of the white team at the Navy Spring Invitational ... tied for 51st with a 14-over par 156 ... owned an 80.00 stroke average over the course of seven rounds of play for the year.

More on Benson -- A 2003 graduate of Thomas Jefferson Senior High School in Bloomington, Minn., who then attended the New Mexico Military Institute ... four-year letterwinner in golf and two years as a quarterback for his high school football team ... also earned three letters in hockey, while playing volleyball and badminton ... named all-conference and all-section in golf during his senior campaign ... served as the golf captain his senior season ... led the golf team to the region championship in 2002 and again in 2003 ... member of the volleyball team which claimed the 2003 Midwest Junior Olympic championship ... holds a black belt in martial arts ... was the 1993 national champion in martial arts with weapons and was second in fighting ... junior Olympic volleyball player who served as captain for six years ... a Systems Engineering major ... son of Charles and Bonnie Benson ... born June 15, 1984, in Minneapolis, Minn.

04/26/14 vs Patriot League Championship All Day
04/27/14 vs Patriot League Championship All Day
05/15/14 vs NCAA Regional Championship All Day
05/16/14 vs NCAA Regional Championship All Day
05/17/14 vs NCAA Regional Championship All Day