Senior quarterback Connor Blair was named the USA South Offensive Player of the Week for the week ending Oct. 8, 2017. Blair led LaGrange to a 51-44 USA South win over N.C. Wesleyan.
In the game, Blair threw for 500 yards and six touchdowns. He completed passes to nine different receivers. The total was the second most passing yards in the program's history. Blair owns the record of 520 set during the 2016 season against Ave Maria.