Hoots Sign Middle Infielder Stedman for 2024 Prospect League Season

Stedman hit .316 with 40 RBI and 31 runs scored in 51 games played for the NJCAA Lewis & Clark Trailblazers in ‘23

O’FALLON, Mo. – The O’Fallon Hoots, proud members of the Prospect League, announced the signing of right-handed middle infielder Ben Stedman for the 2024 summer season. Stedman comes to O’Fallon as a junior from Webster University.  

The 5-foot-10, 175-pound right-handed middle infielder played in 51 games for the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division II Lewis & Clark College Trailblazers his sophomore season, registering a .316 BA, .439 OBP, and .437 SLG with 50 hits, 40 RBI, and 5 stolen bases in 158 at-bats. The Millstadt, Illinois-native played 15 games for the Trailblazers his freshman year, recording a .286 BA, .412 OBP, .312 SLG and eight hits on the season. The junior attended Belleville West High School in Belleville, Illinois, where, in his senior season, he finished with a .250 BA, .452 OBP, 19 hits, and 25 runs scored in 106 plate appearances for the Maroons. Stedman will play his first season with the Division III Webster University Gorloks this spring.  

Our 2024 summer schedule is available now at https://ofallonhoots.com/schedule/. More information about the 2024 Prospect League Season and other special events will be available soon. For up-to-the-minute information about the Hoots, visit ofallonhoots.com or follow the team on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

About the O’Fallon Hoots

The O’Fallon Hoots began play in O’Fallon, Missouri in May 2020 after relocating from Hannibal, Missouri following the 2019 season. The Hoots provide fun and affordable things to do in the O’Fallon and St. Charles County areas.  For tickets, merchandise, or any team information, visit ofallonhoots.com.

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