Coastal Carolina junior Ashton Bennettrecorded his second hat trick during a 3-1 victory over Liberty on Sunday, helping him earn his second appearance of the season on the TopDrawerSoccer.com College Team of the Week.
Bennett was also named to the College Soccer News National Team of the Week for his performance. Bennett, who currently has nine goals and two assists on the year to lead the Chanticleers with 20 total points, was also named the Big South Conference Player of the Week.
“Ashton worked hard all week on his finishing and striking the ball,” said Coastal head coach Shaun Docking. “That hard work has paid dividends and I look forward to seeing him develop throughout the remainder of the year.”
The Chanticleers will step out of conference play on Wednesday, Oct. 5 to take on Southern Conference member College of Charleston at the Cougars’ Patriots Point facility.