Kansas Jayhawks

Abigail Benedict

Height 5'9"
Class Junior
Hometown St. Louis, Missouri
High School St. Dominic HS
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2018-19 (FRESHMAN)
Stroked the Second Varsity Four to a fourth-place finish in the grand final of the Cooper Sprints (3/24) with a final time of 8:17.83 … Raced for the Second Varsity Four, finishing seventh in the grand finals at the Sunshine State Invite (4/6) with a time of 7:47.45 … Helped the Second Varsity Eight to a first-place finish in the grand finals of the George Mason Invite (4/14) with a final time of 6:45.10 … Stroked the Second Varsity Four to a fourth-place finish with a time of 7:53.81 at The 2019 Big 12 Championships in Oakridge, Tennessee.

HIGH SCHOOL
Lettered in softball, basketball, soccer and track & field … Two-time district champions and one-time sectional champions in softball … First-team all-conference and district for softball … Second-team all-conference, One-time district champions and two-time conference champions in basketball … Holds St. Dominic High School’s record in the javelin.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Michael and Mary Beth Benedict … One brother, Adam … Plans to pursue a degree in secondary education with an emphasis on history and government.