HLGU
Press Release

HLG BASEBALL SIGNS TURNER


Monday, July 23, 2007
by Beth Sowers

Hannibal, MO-The Hannibal-LaGrange College baseball program recently signed Nate Turner of Taylorville, IL, for the 2007-2008 season. Turner is a 2005 graduate of Taylorville High School in Taylorville, IL.

Turner is transferring to HLG from John Wood Community College. In 2007 his batting average was .350, he had 34 RBI's, and 3 home runs. Some of the awards and honors Turner has received in his baseball career include: Conference Player of the Year, all-state outfielder, Chicago Tribune All Second Team, and Conference Triple Crown.

Turner plans on majoring in physical education at HLG.

Turner is the son of Kevin and Kathleen Turner.

HLG is a Division I NAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics) school and a member of the American Midwest Conference.

Contact Information

Carolyn Carpenter
Director of Public Relations
573-629-3116