Coach Denise Bennett graduated from Santana High School where she led her team to two CIF championships and two league championships. She also earned her team’s MVP award for 2 consecutive years. Bennett played collegiate basketball at Cuyamaca where she earned First Team All League and was voted her team’s Defensive Player of the Year. She later transferred to Grossmont College and was again selected to All League honors.
She earned a Bachelor Degree in Sociology at San Diego State University. From 2013-2016 she has been the Head Varsity Coach at Torrey Pines High School where in her three years has won two Palomar Championship League titles as well as the team playing in the California State Playoffs all three years. While Coaching at the High School Level, she has helped players continue their basketball career at various Collegiate levels which include Oregon University, Beloit College, Western Arizona as well as Sonoma State. Coach Bennett is excited to join San Diego Christian College Women Basketball Team and work along side Coach Irvin Jerry.