Clarence Mounties shortstop/pitcher Justin Taylor is a Centre Daily Times Athlete of the Week.
Taylor played a huge part in helping the Mounties clinch the Centre County Baseball League title with a three-game sweep of Philipsburg.
On Thursday, Taylor homered and earned the save in a 5-3 triumph. On Friday, Taylor had a hit, scored a run and earned a save in a 5-4 win. He also had a hit and drove in a run in Sunday’s 5-3 win in nine innings.
A week prior, Taylor, a former Bald Eagle Area standout who plays at California, Pa., had big day at the plate in a semifinal series clincher against Pleasant Gap. Taylor had four hits, including a homer, in the 4-3 triumph.