The Spring Hill College Department of Athletics has named Jordan Portal and Mariha Partman as its USA ROTC-Spring Hill College Student-Athletes of the Week for their accomplishments during the week of March 18-24, 2013.
Portal, a sophomore on the men's golf team from Miami, Fla., won the individual championship at the Carey Collegiate Classic in Hattiesburg, Miss., on Monday and Tuesday. He completed the two-day event with a total score of 142 (67, 75) for an even score and a one-stroke victory over the 43 other participants across the par 71 course at Canebrake Country Club.
Partman, a senior third baseman from Biloxi, Miss., was 6-for-15 (.400) in five games this week with two homeruns, five RBI and two stolen bases. For the season, she is hitting .359 with five homeruns, 14 RBI and a team-leading 10 stolen bases.
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.