In his freshman campaign at Wheaton the local infielder, appeared in 18 games while starting in five of them. While at bat he provided the team with five runs off of six hits, including two doubles. Beneduce completed the season with a batting average of .222. Mike will bring depth to the Waves infield this season as he continues to develop his skills. Prior to attending Wheaton, Beneduce enjoyed a solid baseball career at Moses Brown School.