Badger Athletics - Spring Hill College News
Junior John Russell (far left) ran 6th at Montevallo this week
Junior John Russell (far left) ran 6th at Montevallo this week
SHC - Wed, Oct. 16, 2013

The Spring Hill College Department of Athletics has named John Russell and Megan Haber as its USA ROTC-Spring Hill College Student-Athletes of the Week for their achievements during the week of October 7-13, 2013.

Russell, a junior on the men's cross country team from Cullman, Ala., finished in 6th place out of 49 runners at the Montevallo Falcon Classic in Montevallo, Ala., on Saturday with a time 28:43.90 over the 8,000-meter course.

Haber, a junior outside hitter on the volleyball team from Lillian, Ala., scored 41 kills in 84 attacks for a .405 attack percentage in 11 sets this week as the Badgers compiled a 3-0 record. She also recorded two assists, eight digs and nine total blocks. For the year, she is hitting .425 (327-65-616) with 86 total blocks, 34 digs and 28 assists.

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.