COLUMBUS, Ga. - The 2011 Spring Hill College softball team won four postseason awards from the Southern States Athletic Conference (SSAC) Championships as chosen by the head coaches of the 14 member teams on Wednesday.
Senior pitcher Sam Brooks (left) of Belle Chasse, La., was named as the SHC representative on the 2011 Musco Lighting-SSAC Champions of Character Team. This award recognizes an individual from each conference school who encompasses the five core character values of integrity, respect, responsibility, sportsmanship and servant leadership that stand at the heart of the NAIA Champions of Character program.
Three Badgers appeared on the SSAC All Academic team. Fellow seniors designated player Brooke Turlich of Belle Chasse and second baseman Jessica Edgar of St. Louis, Mo., joined Brooks on the list of top academic performers.