9 Benji Kikanovic
9 - Benji Kikanovic
Height: 6-1
Weight: 170
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Antelope, Calif.
High School: Antelope HS
Position: F
g 5
a 4
pts 14
gw 2

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 6 at UC Irvine L, 2-0
Oct 10 CSUN W, 2-1
Oct 13 at Cal State Fullerton L, 1-0
Oct 17 at Cal Poly L, 3-0
Oct 20 UC Riverside L, 2-0
Oct 27 UC Davis L, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 7
Games started 17 7
Goals 5 0
Assists 4 2
Points 14 2
Shots 36 13
Shot Pct .139 .000
Penalty kicks 1-2 0-0
Game-winning goals 2 0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 11 Bethesda University W, 6-0 - - - - - - - -
Aug 15 at Santa Clara T, 2-2 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Aug 18 Sonoma State W, 6-0 - - - - - - - -
Aug 24 at #22 Portland T, 1-1 1 0 1 1 1 .000 0-0 0
Aug 27 at Oregon State L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Aug 31 at CSU Bakersfield W, 5-4 1 2 0 4 2 1.000 0-0 1
Sep 2 San Jose State L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 6 vs. Cal L, 6-2 1 1 0 2 5 .200 1-1 0
Sep 11 at Pacific T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 14 #23 Saint Mary's L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 20 Gonzaga L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 23 at San Francisco W, 3-2 1 1 1 3 5 .200 0-1 1
Sep 29 at UC Davis L, 2-1 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Oct 3 UC Santa Barbara W, 1-0 1 0 1 1 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 6 at UC Irvine L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 10 CSUN W, 2-1 1 0 1 1 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 13 at Cal State Fullerton L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 17 at Cal Poly L, 3-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 20 UC Riverside L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 27 UC Davis L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 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 17 .29 .24 .82 2.12 .139 .94 .444
Conference 7 7 .00 .29 .29 1.86 .000 .86 .462
Exhibition 1 1 1.00 .00 2.00 3.00 .333 2.00 .667
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Home 7 7 .00 .29 .29 1.57 .000 .43 .273
Away 9 9 .44 .22 1.11 2.22 .200 1.22 .550
Neutral 1 1 1.00 .00 2.00 5.00 .200 2.00 .400
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Wins 4 4 .75 .75 2.25 3.00 .250 1.50 .500
Losses 11 11 .18 .00 .36 2.00 .091 .91 .455
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August 3 3 .67 .33 1.67 1.67 .400 1.00 .600
September 7 7 .43 .14 1.00 2.57 .167 1.00 .389
October 7 7 .00 .29 .29 1.86 .000 .86 .462
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 17 17 5 4 14 36 .139 16 .444 2 0 1-2 2
Conference 7 7 0 2 2 13 .000 6 .462 1 0 0-0 0
Exhibition 1 1 1 0 2 3 .333 2 .667 0 0 0-0 0
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Home 7 7 0 2 2 11 .000 3 .273 1 0 0-0 0
Away 9 9 4 2 10 20 .200 11 .550 1 0 0-1 2
Neutral 1 1 1 0 2 5 .200 2 .400 0 0 1-1 0
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Wins 4 4 3 3 9 12 .250 6 .500 1 0 0-1 2
Losses 11 11 2 0 4 22 .091 10 .455 1 0 1-1 0
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August 3 3 2 1 5 5 .400 3 .600 0 0 0-0 1
September 7 7 3 1 7 18 .167 7 .389 1 0 1-2 1
October 7 7 0 2 2 13 .000 6 .462 1 0 0-0 0