Sophomore Taylor Cranford of the Oglethorpe women's tennis team has been named the SAAC Female Athlete of the Week for her efforts at the John McWilliams Fall Invitational in Montgomery, Alabama, over the weekend.
Cranford performed very well at the event, and won the tournament's women's sportsmanship award, as well. That honor was voted on by the coaches of all five teams at the event. She went 2-1 in singles matches on the weekend, and 1-1 in doubles with her partner, junior Shannon Cruz.
Cranford and the rest of the Stormy Petrels will head to Sewanee, Tennessee, for the this weekend for the USTA/ITA South Regional Championships.