Hank Ballard named SCAC Field Athlete of the Week

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Hank Ballard has been selected the SCAC Men's Field Athlete-of-the-Week for meets conducted from Monday, April 11, through Sunday, April 17, the league office announced today.

Ballard, a freshman from Hoover, finished first place in the pole vault with a jump of 4.00 meters at the Rhodes Open this past Saturday. Ballard is currently the leading vaulter in the SCAC at 4.40 meters.