Athletics

Pitcher excels in research project

Wed, 08/19/2015 - 4:15pm

Most Springhillians know senior Caroline Sagrera for her outstanding achievements on the softball mound. The Clinton, La. native holds numerous school records for pitching for the Lady Badgers. But what people don’t know is that she is just as competitive and accomplished in the classroom as well. She recently completed a Summer Undergraduate Research Program at the University of CincinnatiChildren’s Hospital. As a research assistant in the nephrology lab, she worked to understand the effect and mechanisms of excess protein in the urine, proteinuria, on kidney function and disease.

Pitcher excels in research project

Wed, 08/19/2015 - 4:15pm

Most Springhillians know senior Caroline Sagrera for her outstanding achievements on the softball mound. The Clinton, La. native holds numerous school records for pitching for the Lady Badgers. But what people don’t know is that she is just as competitive and accomplished in the classroom as well. She recently completed a Summer Undergraduate Research Program at the University of CincinnatiChildren’s Hospital. As a research assistant in the nephrology lab, she worked to understand the effect and mechanisms of excess protein in the urine, proteinuria, on kidney function and disease.

SHC hosts Run of the Hill 5K April 18

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 1:45pm

MOBILE, Ala. – Spring Hill College’s Center for Campus Ministry will host the 3rd annual Run of the Hill 5K at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 18 on the historic Avenue of the Oaks. Runners can anticipate a beautiful run through campus while benefitting the International Service Immersion Program, a program that takes students to do service in Central America and the Caribbean each year during Mardi Gras break. 

Spring Hill College advances in NCAA process

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:15pm

MOBILE, Ala. – The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has notified Spring Hill College that it has successfully completed its first year of candidacy for membership in NCAA Division II and has been advanced to the second year of the membership candidacy process by the Division II Membership Committee. The decision is subject to final approval from the NCAA Division II Management Council which meets in late July.

SHC Softball Team Heads to Oklahoma City for National Tournament

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 11:30am

The Spring Hill College softball team departed for Oklahoma City Friday afternoon from Murray Field. The ladies are ranked the No. 1 seed at the National Championship Tournament’s Opening Round and will face the No. 4 seeded Mid-America Nazarene University Pioneers (26-13). That game will be held in Ann Lacy Stadium in Oklahoma City Monday at 3 p.m​.

Gabriella Del Gandio ’14 ~ Diplomacy, Philanthropy, & Fluency

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 10:45am

With only a few months to go before walking down the Avenue of the Oaks in her cap and gown, Gabriella Del Gandio is busy researching the next big stop on her life journey.

The Clarksville, Tenn., native will graduate in May with her degree in international studies with minors in political science and Spanish. The Spring Hill College senior hopes to put her studies to use by eventually working at the State Department.

Badgers Advance to Next Round of the NAIA National Championship

Mon, 11/25/2013 - 11:00am

The Spring Hill College volleyball team pulled off a 3-2 win over Xavier University (La.) in the NAIA National Championship Tournament Opening Round at the Arthur R. Outlaw Recreation Center on Saturday afternoon.

The opening set saw the Badgers build a quick 6-2 lead over Xavier (26-8), but the Gold Nuggets rallied to cut it to an 8-7 SHC lead. A 6-1 run by the home team made it 13-8 contest before SHC built a 22-11 cushion and earned a 25-14 victory.

Spring Hill again named NAIA Champions of Character Institution

Thu, 10/03/2013 - 1:45pm

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Spring Hill College was among the 221 colleges and universities recognized with a 2012-13 NAIA Champions of Character Five Star Award as announced by the NAIA.

In order to receive the award, NAIA members must score 60 or more points on the NAIA Champions of Character Scorecard. Spring Hill College finished with 81 points for the 2012-13 academic year. The Southern States Athletic Conference was also recognized as a Champions of Character Five Star Conference for having at least 60 percent of its member schools score at least 60 points on the scorecard.

Spring Hill College to move to NCAA

Fri, 07/12/2013 - 4:00pm

The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has officially notified Spring Hill College that its application for membership in NCAA Division II has been accepted. Spring Hill College athletic director, Jim Hall, received the notification via email Friday July 12th.

SHC softball staff earns national award from NFCA

Wed, 06/12/2013 - 9:45am
Head coach Alison Sellers-Cook, assistant coach Lauren Biediger and student assistant Jenny Laird of national runner-up Spring Hill College (Ala.) have been chosen as the 2013 National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) National Coaching Staff of the Year in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) as announced by the NFCA on Tuesday.
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