LANCASTER, Pa. - Franklin & Marshall's Taylor Long was named the Centennial Conference (CC) Softball Player of the Week, announced on Monday by the conference office. The honor is the first of Long's career and the first of the season for the Diplomats.
For the week, Long hit .727 with a home run, four RBIs and five runs scored in four games. She was 3-for-4 in a 7-5 loss to York and 5-of-6 in a twin bill sweep of Haverford. Long was 2-of-3 in game one with two RBIs and had a perfect 3-of-3 game in the nightcap that included a home run and a double. She slugged 1.091 on the week with an OPS of 1.805.
F&M returns to the diamond on Tuesday, visiting Dickinson for a doubleheader beginning at 5:00 p.m.