Pearland grad Bennett contributes to San Diego victory
Pearland High School graduate Julia Bennett scored two points as San Diego won 73-70 over conference rival St. Mary's Thursday, Jan. 17, at McKeon Pavilion in Moraga, San Diego's website reported.
Bennett also recorded one steal for the Toreros, who improved to 11-6 on the season and 3-2 in the West Coast Conference.
San Diego's next game is 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19 at home against Gonzaga.
Bennett is a junior guard for the University of San Diego. She is a 2009 graduate of Pearland High School where she was named Defensive and Offensive Player of the year in 2008. She averaged 18 points as a senior to go along with 3.2 assists 4 rebounds and 1.2 steals per game. As a senior she was named to the All-Greater Houston team and was named to the academic all-state team. She carried a 3.7 GPA into USD. Bennett is from Pearland and is the daughter of Willie and Joyce Bennett.
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