5 - Erica Benn
Erica Benn
Year: Senior
Hometown: Oakhurst, NJ
High School: Red Bank Catholic
Position: D

2009: Made her only appearance of the season on "Senior Day" in a 5-0 win over Robert Morris (11/1).

2008: Appeared in five games.

2007: Made five starts while playing in 12 games.

2006: Appeared in 17 games for the Pioneers as a freshman...Tallied two assists on the year...Recorded her first career point and assist on August 27 at Rhode Island...Named NEC Rookie of the Week for August 28.

High School: Played four years of field hockey and softball at Red Bank Catholic High School...Served as field hockey captain for two years...Named to Senior All-Star team...Selected to All-Shore First Team twice...Named Best Defensive Player in 2004 and 2005...Member of Division Champions in 2004-05...Named to 2003 All-Shore First Team...Won Most Improved Player Award in 2003...Selected to All-Division and All-Monmouth squads in 2003...Member of 2004 and 2006NJISAA and Monmouth county softball tournament finalists...Selected to 2006 softball senior all-star team.

Personal: Erica Angela Benn. Born: 1/4/88. Parents: Jo Anne and Craig Burkholder. Hobbies: Baking, Shopping, Beach. Favorite Team: New York Yankees. Favorite Athlete: Bubba Crosby, Gary Sheffield. Favorite Book: The Devil Wears Prada.