Sydney Weatherford, Softball

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – Sydney Weatherford (Scranton, S.C.) of the Coker softball team has been named the Heritage Community Bank Student-Athlete of the Month for March 2012.

Weatherford led the Cobras at the plate with an astounding .328 batting average in the month of March. She drove in a team leading 14 runs with four doubles, a triple and three home runs. She also scored 11 runs and had an outstanding .586 slugging percentage.

So far this season, Weatherford is batting .336 with 11 doubles, two triples, eight home runs and 36 RBIs.