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Tom Benedetto ’16 enters his first season as an assistant with the men’s soccer program. Benedetto served as team captain in 2015, helping guide Potsdam to a school record 10 wins and the program’s third straight playoff appearance. In his four years with the Bears, Benedetto played in 71 games with 64 starts. He set the program record with 24 assists. The Queensbury, N.Y. native also tallied nine goals, placing him fifth on Potsdam’s career scoring list with 42 points. Benedetto’s Class of 2016 won 32 games in four seasons, more than any other in the program’s 59 years. Prior to coming to Potsdam, Benedetto was a two-year member of the Foothills Council All-Star first team as well as a two-time Post Star All-Area team, with first and second team selections. Benedetto earned his bachelor’s in business administration and management as well as an associate’s degree in music business this spring.