A day after splitting the first two games of the 2014 season, the UT Tyler volleyball team dropped a pair of matches against nationally-ranked Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and California Lutheran on Saturday.
It came a little later than originally scheduled, but the UT Tyler women's soccer team opened the 2014 season with a 4-0 win over Hendrix on Saturday morning. The win is the third-straight season-opening win for the Patriots over Hendrix.
The UT Tyler women's soccer match scheduled for 7 p.m. on Friday against Hendrix College was postponed due to inclement weather. The scoreless game reached the 40th minute on Friday, but numerous delays forced the rescheduling.
The UT Tyler men's and women's cross country teams dominated the 2014 season-opener, both picking up first-place finishes in the King Campbell Spectacular meet. Matthew Markert and Brittany Brunson took the top-spots in their races.
The UT Tyler volleyball team opened its season against a tough Pomona-Pitzer squad, falling 3-0 to the Sagehens, before bouncing back with a 3-0 sweep of Occidental. The Patriots will continue play on Saturday.