Of the 453 Coastal Carolina student-athletes, 256 posted a GPA of 3.0 or better for the fall 2012 semester
Coastal now faces Wake Forest on Sunday at 5 p.m. in Winston-Salem, N.C.
Coastal improved its regular season conference winning streak to 12 games.
This is Bennett's fourth career Big South Attacking Player of the Week honor.
Coastal Carolina now turns its attention toward Monday's top 10 showdown at No. 5 Charlotte.
2012 (Freshman): Starter in three of 23 games played... Appeared in the lineup in a multitude of positions ... Totaled a trio of assists on the season for three points ... Made collegiate debut in the season-opening 4-0 win over Longwood ... Notched first collegiate point with an assist on Ashton Bennett's first goal against Longwood ... Drew first collegiate start at No. 3 Charlotte in the second game of the season ... Played a season-high 87 minutes in the Chants' 1-1 draw at Ohio State ... Provided the assist on Robby Joe Daniels' goal against Presbyterian College ... Assisted on Pedro Ribeiro's game-winning goal against No. 16 Elon in the NCAA Tournament First Round ... Attempted 16 shots on the season with six falling on goal ... Recorded a season-high two shot attempts on five occasions ... Took 14 corner kicks on the season, including 10 against Wright State ... Logged 1,093 minutes of action.
At Choctawhatchee HS: Named the All Sports Association/Daily News Boys Soccer Player of the Year as a senior ... Led the Big Green Indians to a 22-4 record and a second-consecutive state final four appearance in 2011-12 ... Scored 25 goals and dished out 27 assists in 2011-12 ... Scored two goals and assisted on three others in the 2012 Pensacola Sports Association All-Star Game to earn MVP honors.