Hill Named Southern Miss Student Athlete of the Week
Southern Miss freshman softball player Megan Hill was named Southern Miss Student Athlete of the Week, following her performances against Louisiana-Monroe and in the three-game sweep against C-USA rival Marshall.
April 9, 2007
5-8, Freshman, DP
Hattiesburg, Miss./Oak Grove High School
Freshman Megan Hill had a .444 batting average in Southern Miss' C-USA sweep over Marshall and a .417 (5-for-12) batting average on the week.
The Lady Eagles met Louisiana-Monroe in a midweek contest in which Hill recorded a one-out two-RBI home run, providing the only offense for Southern Miss.
In the three games against Marshall, Hill notched two home runs, moving her season total to 11. In the 12-9 victory over the Thundering Herd, Hill went 1-for-2 with a two-RBI home run and three walks, two of them intentional. In the final contest, Hill went 3-for-4 with a solo home run and two singles.
For the week, the designated player tallied 14 total bases and slugged 1.167.