Williams, Prather earn CoSIDA Academic All-District

Thursday, May 4, 2017

TYLER – UT Tyler seniors Daniel Williams and Kaylee Prather have earned CoSIDA Academic All-District honors for their work on the field and in the classroom for the Patriots.

Prather leads the nation with 77 hits and is hitting .510 entering the NCAA postseason for the UT Tyler softball team. Prather was named the ASC Softball Player of the Year on Monday and has 10 doubles, five triples, two home runs and 26 RBI in her senior season. A senior from Elysian Fields, Prather is a Kinesiology major at UT Tyler.

Williams leads the baseball team with 67 hits and a .424 batting average. A senior from Katy, he also leads the team with 11 doubles, seven home runs and 43 RBI. Williams is a Kinesiology major with a 3.51 GPA. The UT Tyler baseball team is hosting the ASC Championship – Blue Bracket this weekend and opens at 7 p.m. on Friday against Louisiana College at Irwin Field.

Prather and Williams are now nominated for CoSIDA Academic All-America consideration.

NCAA Division III - District 8

Catcher

Madi Francis

NEBRASKA WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY

 

Sr.

Lincoln, Neb.

3.96

Elementary Education

Infield

Anna Strien

LUTHER COLLEGE

 

Jr.

Cedar Falls, IA

3.70

Political Science

Infield

Jessica Gott

PUGET SOUND, UNIVERSITY OF

 

Jr.

Lynwood, Wash.

3.98

Psychology

Infield

Mara Forsyth

WARTBURG COLLEGE

 

Jr.

Charles City, Iowa

3.74

Elementary Education

Infield

Lacey Lindsey

EAST TEXAS BAPTIST UNIVERSITY

 

Sr.

Leander, TX

3.59

Nursing

Outfield

Melissa Livermore

TEXAS-DALLAS, UNIVERSITY OF

 

So.

Frisco, Texas

3.90

Biochemistry

Outfield

Stefanie Polderman

TEXAS-DALLAS, UNIVERSITY OF

 

Jr.

West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

3.94

Biochemistry

Outfield

Kaylee Prather

TEXAS AT TYLER, UNIVERSITY OF

 

Sr.

Elysian Fields, Texas

3.34

Kinesiology

Outfield

Tabitha Taylor

CENTRAL COLLEGE

 

Jr.

Grimes, Iowa

3.87

Accounting

Pitcher

Madison Perez

WHITWORTH UNIVERSITY

 

Sr.

Fountain Valley, Calif.

3.95

Psychology

Pitcher

Amanda Lochte

TEXAS LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY

 

Sr.

Fredericksburg, Texas

3.97

Exercise Science (Pre-Physical Therapy)

Designated Player

Jayme Perez

EAST TEXAS BAPTIST UNIVERSITY

 

Sr.

Austin, TX

3.62

Mass Communications

 

NCAA Division III - District 8

Pitcher

Dylan Drgac

TEXAS LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY

 

Jr.

Caldwell, Texas

3.51

Biology (Pre-Medicine)

Pitcher

Eric Daubach

CORNELL COLLEGE

 

Sr.

Omaha, Neb.

3.84

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Catcher

Grant Henning

COE COLLEGE

 

Jr.

DeWitt, Iowa

3.98

Biology/Neuroscience/Molecular Biology

Infield

Conner Combs

EAST TEXAS BAPTIST UNIVERSITY

 

Gr.

Southlake, Texas

3.95,4.00 (grad)

Business Administration

Infield

Ben Jacobson

COE COLLEGE

 

Sr.

Ottosen, Iowa

3.97

Biology and Neuroscience

Infield

Joel Condreay

WHITWORTH UNIVERSITY

 

Jr.

Renton, Wash.

3.95

Accounting, Finance

Infield

Tanner Nishioka

POMONA-PITZER COLLEGES

 

Sr.

Honolulu, Hawaii

3.62

Neuroscience

Infield

Jared Love

CHAPMAN UNIVERSITY

 

Jr.

Brea, Calif.

3.84

Physics

Outfield

Michael Schimpf

CENTENARY COLLEGE OF LOUISIANA

 

Sr.

Shreveport, La.

3.93

French and History

Outfield

Riley Schaefer

TEXAS LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY

 

Jr.

Thorndale, Texas

4.00

Accounting

Outfield

Matthew Lemon

TEXAS LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY

 

Jr.

Caldwell, Texas

3.89

Biology

Designated Hitter

Daniel Williams

TEXAS AT TYLER, UNIVERSITY OF

 

Sr.

Katy, Texas

3.51

Kinesiology