Steven Benvenuto
Steven Benvenuto
Height: 6-2
Weight: 195
Year: Freshman
Hometown: San Mateo, Calif.
High School: Aragon

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2006-07: Went 1-6 in singles (0-1 in duals) and 3-3 in doubles (2-1 in duals) in limited duty ...Doubles: played Bronco Classic and ITA Regionals with Bobby Rasmussen, posting a 1-2 record with the win coming against Myrhed and Gallardo of Oregon in the Bronco Classic consolation on Oct. 8, 8-6 ... lost first dual match doubles vs. Gonzaga with Kenzo Hirakawa-Wong 8-7 (3) on Feb. 16 ... won at No. 3 with Jay Wong on Mar. 24 vs. Montana State, 8-7 (1) ... completed dual season with an 8-5 win over Ching and Nachbauer at No. 2 alongside Blane Shields on Apr. 5 ... Singles: played in the Bronco Classic and the ITA Regionals in the fall ... won Rd of 128 match vs. Arzhang Derkshani of Nevada 6-2, 6-1 on Oct. 20 ... finished fall with 1-4 record ... lost only dual match of season to Marco Antonio Pineda of Gonzaga on Feb. 16 at No. 5.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2006 graduate of Aragon High School in San Mateo ... played tennis under coach Dave Owdom ... team reached CCS playoffs all four years ... individually was Aragon's #1 Varsity singles player from 2004-06 ... was first place in singles in CCS in 2005 and 2006 ... named San Jose Mercury News Tennis Player of the Year in 2005 and 2006 as well as Peninsula Athletic League First Team all four years ... went undefeated (26-0) his senior season ... was team MVP both Junior and Senior years ... ranked No. 14 in USTA Boys 18s in doubles and Top-100 player in singles ... No. 55 in Boys 16s in USTA singles in 2005 ... ranked No. 2 in doubles in Boys 18s and No. 5 in singles in Boys 18s in Northern California Tennis Association (NCTA) ... also participated in cross-country and was MVP of the team his Freshman year ... was a member of Recycling Club.

PERSONAL: Born in San Mateo, Calif. ... son of Steven and Linda Benvenuto ... has one sister, Erin ... enjoys tennis and music.

 

Benvenuto's Career Statistics

 

Year Singles Dual Singles Overall Doubles Dual Doubles Overall
2007 0-1 1-6 2-1 3-3
Career 0-1 1-6 2-1 3-3