Brandi  Benner
3  Brandi Benner

Lynden, WA

High School:

Last College:
Skagit Valley CC





COLLEGE: Great Northwest Athletic Conference academic all-star as junior in 2012-13 ... Saw action in 17 games, averaging 1.2 points ... One letter ... Scored season-high 9 points on 3-of-3 3-point shooting at Alaska Fairbanks on 1/5/13 ... Redshirt in 2011-12 ... Transfer from Skagit Valley CC, earning 2010-11 All-Sports co-Athlete of the Year honors ... Northern Region MVP as sophomore, helping Cardinals to 22-6 record and North Region championship (15-1) ... Led team in scoring with 12.9 average, having career-high 29 points in one game ... Also averaged 3.0 assists, 3.0 rebounds and 1.6 steals ... Second-team all-region as freshman, averaging 11.9 points, 3.6 rebounds and 2.0 assists on 27-2 team that won division title (16-0) ... Two letters ... Also lettered in tennis as freshman at SVCC, winning NWAACC doubles title and placing second in No.2 singles.

HIGH SCHOOL: Bellingham Herald Whatcom County 2008-09 all-sports Athlete of the Year as senior at Lynden High School ... First-team Washington Interscholastic Basketball Coaches Association all-state pick and MVP of Class 2A state tournament, averaging 15.0 points, 4.1 assists and 3.7 rebounds ... Led Lions to 23-4 record, Northwest Conference (12-1) title and state championship ... First-team Bellingham Herald all-Whatcom County and NWC all-star for second straight year ... Voted team's Most Outstanding Player as junior and senior ... Second-team all-NWC and all-WC as sophomore, helping team place eighth at state ... In volleyball was second-team all-state as junior and senior ... First-team all-NWC and Whatcom County all-star both years ... Libero on teams that placed third at state as senior and sixth as junior ... Team received state academic honors as junior ... In tennis was Bellingham Herald Whatcom County MVP as senior ... Won league, district and state doubles titles as junior and senior ... Member of state championship team as sophomore, placing second at state in doubles.

PERSONAL: Major is kinesiology - health & fitness ... Served as secretary for Associated Students of SVCC ... Organized variety of community service projects throughout Skagit County ... Maintained 4.0 grade point average and was recipient of the distinguished Charles H. Lewis Memorial Award.