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Athletes

Alkistis
Benekou
GreeceGreece, GRE
Water polo

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
31 January 1994
Height
173 cm
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Greek
Higher education
Biology - Arizona State University: Tempe, AZ, USA

Sport Specific Information

Name of coach
Georgios Morfesis [national], GRE
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Centre forward

General Interest

Awards and honours
She was named the 2014 Offensive Player of the Year by Arizona State University [ASU] in the United States of America. (LinkedIn profile, 01 Jan 2018)
Famous relatives
Her sister Ioli has played collegiate water polo for San Diego State University in the United States of America. She also represented Greece in the sport at the world junior championships in 2011 and 2013. (SportsDeskOnline, 11 Aug 2018; statepress.com, 22 Feb 2015; goaztecs.com, 21 Feb 2015)