The UT Tyler vs. Concordia-Tx doubleheader originally scheduled for a 2 p.m. start on Friday, has been moved up to 1 p.m. Game one will be seven innings, with game three starting approximately 30 minutes after game one concludes.
Freshman hurler Gunner Baker pitched seven strong innings, allowing just one hit to the No. 20 ranked Concordia in a 4-1 win on Thursday. Baker struck out four Tornados, walked three, helping the Patriots end their seven-game losing streak.
The No. 3 ranked UT Tyler softball won its 13th game in-a-row, defeating ASC opponent Ozarks 7-0 in the series-opener. In the win, Jackie Mendez belted her ninth home run of the year, and fourth in four games.
The UT Tyler men's and women's tennis teams closed out the 2014 regular season with a pair of dominating wins over conference-rival LeTourneau. The Patriots will now set their sights on the 2014 ASC Championships.
The most recent NFCA Top-25 Poll was released today, and the UT Tyler softball team remains at No. 3 for the second-straight week. The Patriots have been ranked in the NFCA Top-25 in 49 straight polls since the beginning of 2011.