BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Birmingham-Southern senior Abby Spencer (Auburn, Ala./Auburn HS) of softball and junior Jameson Bekaert (Johns Creek, Ga./Rivers Academy) of men’s tennis were named the BSC/Piggly Wiggly Student-Athletes of the Week for their performance in competition April 1-7.
Spencer helped lead the No. 20 Panthers to an undefeated week by hitting .778. She finished with seven hits, including a double, with five runs and two RBI. Spencer currently leads the team in batting average, hits, and runs.
Bekaert went 3-1 this week against conference opponents. He and his partner upset Rhodes' regionally ranked No. 1 doubles team 8-7 (7-4). Bekaert then went undefeated against Hendrix College, giving up just two games between singles and doubles play.