WALLA WALLA - Conner Bottomly, a senior co-captain on the Whitman College men's soccer team, has been named Northwest Conference Student-Athlete of the Week for offensive players after booting three goals in two victories last weekend.
Bottomly, a midfielder, knocked in two goals, including the game-winner, in last Saturday's 3-1 victory over Linfield. He uncorked six shots and scored the clinching goal late in Sunday's 2-0 victory over Willamette.
Bottomly leads Whitman in scoring this season with seven goals and three assists, good for 17 points.
He ranks fifth in the NWC in both total points and total shots with 48.