9 Benji Kikanovic
9 - Benji Kikanovic
Height: 6-1
Weight: 170
Year: So.
Hometown: Antelope, Calif.
High School: Antelope HS
Position: F
g 4
a 1
pts 9
gw 1

FRESHMAN (2018): Big West co-Freshman of the Year...Big West All-Freshman...Big West Second Team...Was the first Hornets freshman to earn Big West Freshman of the Year Award since the program joined the league in 2012...Played in and started all 17 of the team's games...Led the team with 14 total points on the season...Scored five goals, tied for most on the team, and had four assists, most on the squad...Scored his first career goal at CSU Bakersfield on Aug. 31, and added his second later that same game, a game-winner in overtime...Was his first career brace...Each of his other three goals came in three separate matches...All four of his assists came in four separate matches, as well...Had both a goal and an assist in Sacramento State's 3-2 overtime win at San Francisco on Sept. 23...Scored the game-winner, his second overtime game-winner of the season...Played 90 or more minutes in five of his 17 matches, including a season-high 110 in the team's scoreless draw at Pacific on Sept. 11...Averaged 78 minutes per match...Played at least 60 minutes in all but one match, when he left early due to injury (32 minutes, Oct. 27 vs. UC Davis)...Totaled 1,327 minutes played, fourth most on the team. 

HIGH SCHOOL: Played four years at Antelope High School for coach Mario Gomez...primarily played striker but also saw time at midfield...played 48 career games for the Antelope Titans and has scored 42 career goals...24 of those goals have come so far during his senior season in just 11 games...played for Placer United under coach Matt McDougall.

Recent Games
Oct 12 UC Irvine T, 2-2
Oct 16 at CSUN W, 2-1
Oct 19 Cal State Fullerton L, 2-1
Oct 23 Cal Poly L, 1-0
Oct 26 at UC Riverside W, 2-1
Nov 2 at UC Davis L, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 6
Games started 16 5
Goals 4 1
Assists 1 1
Points 9 3
Shots 38 8
Shot Pct .105 .125
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 1 1
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 22 Sonoma State W, 2-0 - - - - - - - -
Aug 25 Santa Clara T, 1-1 - - - - - - - -
Aug 30 at San Jose State W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 1 at Gonzaga W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 6 #25 Air Force W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 8 CSU Bakersfield L, 5-2 1 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Sep 13 at Loyola Marymount L, 3-0 1 0 0 0 5 .000 0-0 0
Sep 15 at (RV) San Diego W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 19 San Francisco W, 4-2 1 3 0 6 5 .600 0-0 0
Sep 22 Pacific T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 27 at #5 Indiana L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Sep 29 at #6 Saint Mary's L, 4-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 5 UC Davis L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 9 at (RV) UC Santa Barbara L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 12 UC Irvine T, 2-2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 16 at CSUN W, 2-1 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 1
Oct 19 Cal State Fullerton L, 2-1 1 0 1 1 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 23 Cal Poly L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 26 at UC Riverside W, 2-1 - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at UC Davis L, 1-0 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2018-19 17 17 .29 .24 .82 2.12 .139 .94 .444
2019-20 17 16 .24 .06 .53 2.24 .105 .82 .368
Total 34 33 .26 .15 .68 2.18 .122 .88 .405
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2018-19 17 17 5 4 14 36 .139 16 .444 2 0 1-2 2
2019-20 17 16 4 1 9 38 .105 14 .368 5 0 0-0 1
Total 34 33 9 5 23 74 .122 30 .405 7 0 1-2 3
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 17 16 .24 .06 .53 2.24 .105 .82 .368
Conference 6 5 .17 .17 .50 1.33 .125 .17 .125
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 .38 .13 .88 2.50 .150 .63 .250
Away 9 8 .11 .00 .22 2.00 .056 1.00 .500
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 6 6 .67 .00 1.33 2.17 .308 .83 .385
Losses 9 8 .00 .11 .11 2.33 .000 1.00 .429
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August 1 1 .00 .00 .00 2.00 .000 .00 .000
September 9 9 .33 .00 .67 3.00 .111 1.44 .481
October 6 6 .17 .17 .50 1.50 .111 .17 .111
November 1 - .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 17 16 4 1 9 38 .105 14 .368 5 0 0-0 1
Conference 6 5 1 1 3 8 .125 1 .125 2 0 0-0 1
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 8 8 3 1 7 20 .150 5 .250 4 0 0-0 0
Away 9 8 1 0 2 18 .056 9 .500 1 0 0-0 1
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Wins 6 6 4 0 8 13 .308 5 .385 1 0 0-0 1
Losses 9 8 0 1 1 21 .000 9 .429 3 0 0-0 0
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August 1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0
September 9 9 3 0 6 27 .111 13 .481 3 0 0-0 0
October 6 6 1 1 3 9 .111 1 .111 2 0 0-0 1
November 1 - 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0