The Spring Hill College Department of Athletics has named Taylor Eads and Shea Blanchard as its USA ROTC-Spring Hill College Student-Athletes of the Week for their performances on the diamonds during the week of February 24-March 2, 2014.
Eads, a junior from Slidell, La., hit a Grand Slam that lifted the Badgers to a 7-6 victory on Thursday afternoon at Blue Mountain College. So far in 2014, Eads has hit five home runs with 19 RBI, three doubles and two stolen bases. He is batting .396 with a .771 slugging percentage.
Blanchard, a junior from Breaux Bridge, La., was 5-for-8 with a home run and a double at Huntingdon College on Thursday in Montgomery. She is currently hitting .381 with a .571 slugging percentage in 2014.
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.