13 Taina Benitez
13 Taina Benitez
Height: 6-0
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Cincinnati, OH
High School: Lakota East
Position: OH
Major: Enviornmental Engineering
m 20
k/s 0.30
h % -.022
a/s 0.13
b/s 0.04
sa/s 0.05
d/s 1.29

High School:  Earned three letters and captained two seasons for head coach Casie Garland at Lakota East High School...went 22-4 during her senior year where she finished with 212 kills, 32 blocks, 13 aces and 66 digs...went undefeated in conference during her senior season, while winning a conference title in 2013-14 and district championships in 2013-14 and 2015-16...named an All-Star during her senior year and was named GMC All-Conference First Team in 2014 and second team in 2013 and 2015...was named Division I first-team All-District in 2014...played her club volleyball for the Dayton Juniors, Cincy Classics and Elevation Volleyball Club... played with classmate Maddie Torbeck at Elevation.

Personal: Born February 13, 1998...full name is Taina Maria Benitez...daughter of David and Wanda Benitez...has one sister (Jasmine)...hobbies include volleyball and drawing...favorite athletes are Steph Curry, LeBron James, and Gabby Douglas..favorite music is R&B...chose UB because of the volleyball program and the academic programs...has done charity work for the ASPCA Puerto Rican Cultural Society...person in history she would like to meet is Nelson Mandela...chose her number because it is the day she was born.

Recent Games
Oct 28 Ohio L, 3-1
Oct 29 Kent State L, 3-1
Nov 3 Akron L, 3-2
Nov 5 at Toledo W, 3-2
Nov 11 at Bowling Green L, 3-0
Nov 12 at Miami (OH) L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 20 10
Sets 56 23
Kills 17 2
Kills per set 0.30 0.09
Errors 19 4
Total Attacks 90 20
Hitting Percentage -.022 -.100
Assists 7 1
Assists per set 0.13 0.04
Service Aces 3 0
Service Errors 12 1
Service Aces per set 0.05 0.00
Reception Errors 27 7
Digs 72 29
Digs per set 1.29 1.26
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 2 0
Block Total 2 0
Blocks per set 0.04 0.00
Block Errors 2 0
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 21.0 2.0
Points per set 0.4 0.1
Matches started 5 -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 26 at Virginia L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 27 vs. Northwestern L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 27 vs. George Washington L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 2 at Robert Morris L, 3-0 - 1 1 2 6 -.167 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.0
Sep 3 vs. St. Francis (Pa.) L, 3-2 - 4 1 0 3 .333 1 1 1 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 3 at Duquesne L, 3-0 1 3 0 3 3 -1.000 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 9 at Georgia Southern L, 3-2 - 4 6 1 20 .250 2 0 3 3 7 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Sep 9 vs. South Carolina L, 3-0 1 3 2 0 5 .400 0 0 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 10 vs. Wake Forest L, 3-0 1 2 2 6 14 -.286 1 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Sep 13 at Niagara L, 3-1 - 4 2 1 13 .077 0 1 2 2 6 0 0 1 0 0 3.0
Sep 16 vs. Oakland L, 3-0 - 3 0 1 4 -.250 1 0 1 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 17 vs. Cornell L, 3-1 1 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 17 at Bucknell W, 3-2 1 5 1 1 2 .000 0 1 2 2 8 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 23 at Kent State L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 24 at Ohio L, 3-0 - 1 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 29 at Akron W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Ball State L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Miami (OH) L, 3-0 - 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 8 Bowling Green L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 14 at Northern Illinois L, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 15 at Western Michigan L, 3-1 - 4 0 2 2 -1.000 1 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 21 Central Michigan L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 22 Eastern Michigan W, 3-2 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 28 Ohio L, 3-1 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 29 Kent State L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Akron L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at Toledo W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Bowling Green L, 3-0 - 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 12 at Miami (OH) L, 3-0 - 3 2 2 17 .000 0 0 1 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2016-17 20 56 17 0.30 19 90 -.022 7 0.13 3 0.05 72 1.29 0 2 2 0.04 21.0 0.4
2017-18 1 1 0 0.00 0 0 - 0 0.00 1 1.00 0 0.00 0 0 0 0.00 1.0 1.0
Total 21 57 17 0.30 19 90 -.022 7 0.12 4 0.07 72 1.26 0 2 2 0.04 22.0 0.4
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 20 56 17 0.30 19 90 -.022 7 0.13 3 0.05 72 1.29 0 2 2 0.04 21.0 0.4
Conference 10 23 2 0.09 4 20 -.100 1 0.04 0 0.00 29 1.26 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 5 12 0 0.00 0 0 - 0 0.00 0 0.00 9 0.75 0 0 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
Away 10 28 12 0.43 12 64 .000 4 0.14 2 0.07 43 1.54 0 1 1 0.04 14.5 0.5
Neutral 5 16 5 0.31 7 26 -.077 3 0.19 1 0.06 20 1.25 0 1 1 0.06 6.5 0.4
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Wins 2 6 1 0.17 1 2 .000 0 0.00 1 0.17 9 1.50 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 0.3
Losses 18 50 16 0.32 18 88 -.023 7 0.14 2 0.04 63 1.26 0 2 2 0.04 19.0 0.4
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September 11 34 15 0.44 15 71 .000 6 0.18 3 0.09 46 1.35 0 2 2 0.06 19.0 0.6
October 7 17 0 0.00 2 2 -1.000 1 0.06 0 0.00 19 1.12 0 0 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
November 2 5 2 0.40 2 17 .000 0 0.00 0 0.00 7 1.40 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 0.4