#8 - Beau Besancenez
Position: M
Year: So.
Hometown: St. Louis, Mo.
High School: DeSmet Jesuit HS
Height: 5-10
Weight: 150

Competed in 11-of-14 contests…Made two starts at the midfield…Posted two assists for two points…Registered two shots…Compiled 27 ground balls…Caused one turnover…Collected both assists against Florida Southern (04/09/11)…Amassed a season-high seven ground balls against Rollins (04/12/11).


Besancenez made eight appearances for the Lions, making one start…From the midfield position he gathered five ground balls and forced one turnover…In his best performance of the season, Besancenez scooped a season-high two ground balls in an 18-9 win over St. Andrew’s (3/5/10).

Besancenez was All-Conference at DeSmet Jesuit High School… Won the Brebeut Jesuit/Michael P. Sennett Award.

Born August 28 in St. Louis, Mo… His hobbies are playing lacrosse and golf… Career goal is become a Physical Therapist… His speed is his best asset to the team… Names Albert Pujols as his favorite athlete and the St. Louis Cardinals as his favorite team… He chose Saint Leo because of its Academics, lacrosse program and the location… Son of Debbie and Tom Besancenez… Has three siblings, Brendan, Ben, and Blair.