Freshman tennis player Alan Valdez is the LaGrange College Athlete of the Week for the week ending March 4. Valdez was also the USA South Rookie of the Week for the same time period.
Valdez had 3-0 record at the #3 singles position and a 1-2 mark at #1 doubles last week. The singles victories came over USA South members Huntingdon, Piedmont, and Brevard. In doubles, Valdez teamed with Mitchell Corley to defeat Huntingdon. For the 2017-18 season, Valdez has a 5-4 overall record, including a 5-2 mark in dual matches.