BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Birmingham-Southern sophomore outfielder Cole Steadman (Birmingham, Ala./Briarwood Christian) of baseball and junior midfielder Jade Cox (Rome, Ga./Darlington School) of women’s lacrosse were named the BSC/Piggly Wiggly Student-Athletes of the Week for their performance in competition February 18-24.
Steadman batted .500 over three games against DePauw, Thomas More and North Park. The outfielder was 7-of-14 with four RBI and three runs scored, accounting for seven of the Panthers 18 runs over the weekend. He had at least two hits in each game and had just one strikeout in 14 at-bats.
Cox scored nine goals in two games against Division II’s Montevallo and at Piedmont. Against Montevallo, she had three goals in the loss. She doubled that number against the Lions, scoring six goals in the 16-9 road win. The midfielder also had seven ground balls and four draw controls against Piedmont.