Granite City High graduate Cody Daily, a senior at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, is leading the Salukis in hitting at .351 after a recent torrid stretch.
The designated hitter-first baseman is hitting .351 through 21 games with five doubles, one home runs and eight RBIs. He leads the Salukis (13-9) in hits (27) and on-base percentage (.435).
Daily hit .500 (8-for-16 during a three-game sweep of Purdue last weekend. He is 12-for-22 (.545) in his last five games with four RBIs and a double in each game.
Daily starred at Granite City and Southwestern Illinois College before signing with the Salukis.