2017-18 in Review: Taylor Tallant named USA South Softball Player of the Week

2017-18 in Review: Taylor Tallant named USA South Softball Player of the Week

Senior first baseman Taylor Tallant was the USA South Softball Player of the Week for the week ending March 11. She was the second LaGrange player to earn the weekly honor, joining teammate Sydney Hodorff, who was the player of the week Feb. 20.

Tallant helped the Panthers go 5-1 against USA South foes during the week. She batted .500 (10-for-20) with two doubles, a home run and nine RBIs, with a slugging percentage of .750. In a 8-6 come-from-behind win at Huntingdon, Tallant capped a five-run seventh inning with a go-ahead two-run home run, her first as a Panther. She finished the game 2-for-4 with four RBIs.