Our Lady of Good Counsel: Two-year letterwinner who batted .510 as a junior and .480 as a senior ... Two-time All-Washington Catholic Athletic Conference selection ... Named an all-star by the Gazette and Examiner as both a junior and senior ... Honorable mention All-Metropolitan Area as a junior ... Member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born 2/26/88 in Silver Spring, Md. ... Younger of two sons of David and Phyllis Bottegal ... Has an older brother, Matthew (20) ... Attended the University of Delaware prior to enrolling at Villanova ... Chose Villanova because it is a great athletic and academic school ... Plans to major in Comprehensive Science with hopes of one day becoming an orthopedic surgeon.