Hank Ballard named SCAC Field Athlete-of-the-Week

SUWANEE, Ga.—Hank Ballard, a sophomore from Hoover, Ala., has been selected the SCAC Men's Field Athlete-of-the-Week for meets conducted through Sunday, April 8.

Ballard won the pole vault at the Hilltop Twilight Classic this past Saturday with a mark of 4.40 meters, as well as the javelin throw with a distance of 50.89 meters.

Ballard and the Panthers are in action next at the Sewanee Mount Laurel Invitational, April 21, and will host the 2012 SCAC Outdoor Track & Field Championship April 27-28 at Panther Stadium.