14 Nathan Targgart
B/T: R/R
Height: 6-1
Weight: 215
Class: JR
Position: INF
Major: Finance
Hometown: Fort Wayne, IN
Previous School: Blackhawk Christian

2016 at Taylor: Started 57-of-58 games played during freshman season … Made immediate impact on middle of Taylor lineup while earning time at the infield corners and designated hitter slots … Hit .337 over 193 at bats with four home runs among 17 extra-base hits and a team-leading 52 runs batted in … Second on roster with 65 hits, 91 total bases and a .472 slugging percentage … Third in lineup in average, extra-base hits and home runs, as well as with 12 doubles … Ended second in Crossroads League in RBI, fourth in hits, fifth in total bases and ninth in doubles … Also rated among the league’s top-20 in batting average, slugging percentage, home runs and total runs scored with 30 … Registered 18 multi-hit games and 14 multiple-RBI outings … Had at least three hits in a single game seven times … Belted first collegiate home run in TU’s 7-3 win over No. 7 Lindsey Wilson on March 4 … Reached base safely in 16 of first 19 collegiate games and in 43 games total … Feasted on non-league pitching to tune of .398 average and 1.050 OPS over 26 games … Also saw the ball well at Winterholter Field with .390 average, .958 OPS and 30 runs batted in over 25 games on the home turf … Named First-Team All-Crossroads League.

Prep: Four-time varsity letterman for head coach Kevin Kinnison at Blackhawk Christian High … Led team in several offensive categories over all four seasons … Member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Son of Ed and Debbie Targgart … Majoring in finance.

2017-18 Baseball Roster
Roster for 2017-18 Baseball Team
#NameCl.Pos.B/THt.Wt.HometownPrevious School
2Christian McGillSOOFR/R5-10170Cicero, INHamilton Heights
3Josh LaneJRINFR/R5-10170Fort Lauderdale, FLCalvary Christian
4Luke ShivelyFRPR/R5-11165Mishawaka, INMishawaka
5Clay RigginsJRPR/R5-11180Bloomington, INBloomington South
6Andrew KennedySOP/1BR/R6-2215Goshen, INNorthridge
7Jared AdkinsSRUTIR/R6-0180Whiteland, INWhiteland
8Matt PattonSRPR/R6-0185Wolcottville, INEast Noble
9Tanner WatsonSRC/OFR/R6-3190Granger, INElkhart Christian
10Drake GongwerFRPR/R6-3185Wakarusa, INNorthwood
11Wyatt WhitmanJRUTIR/R6-0185Climax, MIGull Lake
12Jonathan FosterFRP/OFR/R6-2155Columbus, OHColumbus East
13Noah HusemanFRPR/R6-0185Fort Mitchell, KYBeechwood
14Nathan TarggartJRINFR/R6-1215Fort Wayne, INBlackhawk Christian
15Brett LawsonSOP/INFR/R5-11185Margate, FLCalvary Christian
16Cody TaitJRINFL/R5-8170Loganville, GALoganville
17Tanner KolbeFRINFL/R6-1155Elletsville, INEdgewood
18Rob FoxSRPR/R6-1185Muncie, INDelta
19Sam WieseSROFR/R6-1185West Des Moines, IAValley
20Trevor BoothSRPR/R5-11165Fort Mitchell, KYBeechwood
21Austin MetticaJRCL/R6-3200Prosper, TXProsper
22Josh PfotenhauerSROFL/R5-11175Lemont, ILMarist Catholic
23Kyle KelsheimerJROFR/R5-9155Wabash, INWabash
24Brenden BubeFRPR/R5-9165Corydon, INLanesville
25Kole BarkhausFRPR/R6-2175Woodburn, INBlackhawk Christian
26Zak EckerleJRPR/R6-0200Solsberry, INEastern Greene
27Mitch UbelhorSOPR/R6-1210Avon, INAvon
28Justin PettitSOPR/R6-3220North Vernon, INJennings County
31Alex SandersJRCR/R6-0195Columbus, OHWorthington Christian
32Colin PfotenhauerFRP/INFR/R6-2180Lemont, ILMarist Catholic
33Brian FieldsSOP/1BR/R6-3225Lewis Center, OHWorthington Christian
34Tucker WaddupsSOPR/R6-4225Logansport, INPioneeer
42Dalton HutchinsonFRPR/R5-11165Fishers, INHamilton Southeast
Record: 0-0 Home: 0-0 Away: 0-0 Neutral: 0-0 Crossroads: 0-0