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Villanova Hires New Coach

Wildcat Athletics is proud to announce the hiring of Jamie Benedetto as our next head coach of the girls soccer team.  Coach Benedetto grew up in Santa Barbara and played collegiately at UCSD.  She joins Villanova after a highly decorated high school and collegiate career.  Shortly after graduating from UCSD, she completed her masters in education from UCSB  In addition to coaching, Jamie joined the Villanova faculty in early August as a part-time English teacher.  Benedetto joins Villanova after 2 years at the helm of the Lompoc Braves girls soccer program.  Villanova Director of Athletics, Tim Settem, released this statement. “We couldn’t be more excited to bring Jamie into our athletics program.  She brings an infectious energy that we feel will resonate with our girls and help elevate Wildcats soccer!” 


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