Note: Join us over the next five weeks as we look back at the top moments of the 2016-2017 seasons. New features will be released each Monday and Thursday as we count down top moment through July and into August.
Senior forward Andrew Bonner (Flagstaff, Ariz.) made the most of his senior campaign as he put together a season for the ages. On December 9, Bonner scored a program record 51 points in the 'Cats 124-56 victory over Dine College. He was 21 of 24 from the field in the Wildcat's win. His strong play continued through the season as he continued to rise up the record book. On January 21 in a contest at College of the Ozarks, Bonner hit a jumper with 9:34 to play to become the all-time leading scorer for Johnson & Wales with 1,192 points, surpassing Eric Daniels (Salt Lake City, Utah - 2004-2008) who finished his career with 1,191 points.
Bonner finished his collegiate career with 1,268 points, averaging 15.1 points per game in his final season in a Wildcat uniform and was recognized as an Association of Independent Institutions (A.I.I.) Second Team All-Conference honoree.
Top Moments of 2016-2017
#1 - August 3
#2 - July 31
#3 - July 27
#4 - July 24
#5 - July 20
#6 - July 17
#7 - July 13 - Andrew Bonner becomes program's leading scorer.
#8 - July 10 - Kyra Gangemi nets sock trick and becomes program goals leader
#9 - July 6 - Women's Soccer makes postseason history
#10 - July 3 - Albert Rodriguez qualifies for NAIA Indoor Nationals