Green Wave fall to host Hatters in season opener, 4-1; bounce back with 3-2 victory over Florida Gulf Coast
Green Wave to play Mercer on Saturday before squaring off against host Blazers on Sunday
Green Wave post wins in No.1, No. 5 play; conclude inaugural season with 1-10 record
Dragovic/Osuna, Badawi/Utt post wins on Court 2 and 5, respectively, in narrow loss to Eagles
Utt/Badawi, Arora/Bennett post victories but Green Wave fall to 1-8 on the season
Photos by Parker Waters
2013: Did not play as a sophomore.
2012: Played in eight matches as a redshirt-freshman, posting a 2-6 overall record...teamed with Shefali Arora to go 0-4 in No. 4 action and 2-2 at No. 5...posted a three-set win at Stetson (3/14) and a two-set sweep at Mercer (April 7).
Indoor: Three-year squad member of Tulane's indoor program, appearing in one match...in lone career appearance, had one assist and four service receptions at Rice (10/7/12).
High School: Four-year letterwinner at the Hammond School for coach Andy Edgren...helped lead the Skyhawks to three regional titles and a second-place finish in the state as a sophomore...earned first-team All-South Carolina Independent School Association All-Region and High School Sports Report All-State honors as a senior...selected to compete in the SCISA North/South All-Star Game that year as well...played club volleyball for Midlands 18 Elite...also lettered four years in track and field where she won a regional title in the 4x100 meter relay each season while placing second in the state in the shot put as a senior...off the court, earned the Hammond Kettle Award for her academic, athletic and leadership excellence.
Personal: Born Amber Bennett on Dec. 7, 1991, in West Columbia, S.C...daughter of Bralyn and Angela Bennett...has three brothers: B.J., Malik and Omari...majoring in business management.
Bennett's Career Sand Statistics
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