Born and raised in Surrey, BC, Kyla Benz will be representing her hometown proudly in the upcoming WBSC XV Women’s World Softball Championship this July at Softball City in South Surrey.
Kyla played minor ball in the Fraser Valler with the Fraser Valler Fusion, Surrey Storm and White Rock Renegades. After high-school she attended and played for Douglas College's Softball Team being named Athlete of the Year in 2014. Kyla and her team Surrey Storm are three-time National Champions and in 2015 she was named Softball BC Athlete of the Year. Today she has the honor of representing her country as a member of the Canadian Women's Softball Team.
Discovery Surrey and #TrueSurrey will be featuring a blog post interview with all-start pitcher Kyla Benz about the love for her sport as well as her experience growing up in Surrey, BC.
Check out her #truestory here.