The Spring Hill College Department of Athletics has named Brian Sims and Sam Leach as its USA ROTC-Spring Hill College Student-Athletes of the Week for their achievements in the field during the week of March 11-17, 2013.
Sims, a junior second baseman from Mobile had four hits and two RBI in the Badgers' 6-5 win at Brewton-Parker College on Friday night. For the year, Sims holds a .264 batting average with 10 RBI and four stolen bases. In the field, he is fielding at a .983 pace while turning 14 double plays.
Leach, a freshman shortstop from Axis, Ala., was 6-for-12 (.500) in four games this week with three doubles and seven RBI. For the season, she is hitting .265 with six doubles and 13 RBI.
In recognition of this honor, each week's winners of USA ROTC-Spring Hill College Student-Athletes of the Week award will receive a T-shirt, water bottle and handy gym bag compliments of the University of South Alabama ROTC.