News Archive
  • Cage earns Excellence in Athletic Training Award

    Friday, July 21, 2017 | General

    Cage earns Excellence in Athletic Training Award

    UT Tyler head athletic trainer Andrew Cage has earned an Excellence in Athletic Training Award from the Southwest Athletic Trainers’ Association for being directly involved with a lifesaving event or having a significant impact on an individual.

  • WHITNEY SIMMONS DAY: City of Tyler Proclaims July 12, 2017 to Honor UT Tyler National Champion

    Tuesday, July 11, 2017 | Women's Track & Field

    WHITNEY SIMMONS DAY: City of Tyler Proclaims July 12, 2017 to Honor UT Tyler National Champion

    Whitney Simmons was honored on July 12, 2017 by Tyler Mayor Martin Heines prior to the Tyler City Council meeting in City Hall with a proclamation making it Whitney Simmons Day to honor her athletic career at the University of Texas at Tyler.

  • Hicken earns WGCA All-American Scholar honors

    Wednesday, July 5, 2017 | Women's Golf

    Hicken earns WGCA All-American Scholar honors

    UT Tyler sophomore Katelyn Hicken has earned Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-American Scholar honors for her dedication in the classroom and her performances on the course for the Patriots who won eight of 10 tournaments this season.

  • Brown signs professional contract after dominant @uttylerbaseball season

    Monday, July 3, 2017 | Baseball

    Brown signs professional contract after dominant @uttylerbaseball season

    UT Tyler pitcher Cody Brown has signed a professional baseball contract with the Utica Unicorns after going 10-3 with 90 strikeouts as a senior for the Patriots.

  • AWARD: Simmons named ASC Athlete of the Year

    Thursday, June 29, 2017 | Women's Track & Field

    AWARD: Simmons named ASC Athlete of the Year

    UT Tyler senior Whitney Simmons has been selected as an American Southwest Conference Athlete of the Year recipient after winning two NCAA Track & Field National Championships and a pair of American Southwest Conference titles to cap her historic career for the Patriots. Teidrick Smith was named the ASC Male Athlete of the Year for helping to lead the Mary Hardin-Baylor football team to the NCAA Division III championship.

  • WHY I COACH: Video series spotlighting UT Tyler coaches

    Tuesday, June 27, 2017 | General

    WHY I COACH: Video series spotlighting UT Tyler coaches

    Get to know the UT Tyler coaching staff with this "Why I Coach" videos series where they talk about their journey to becoming a coach and the passion they bring to their programs.

  • Stevens nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year

    Tuesday, June 27, 2017 | Softball

    Stevens nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year

    UT Tyler senior KK Stevens has been nominated for the 2017 NCAA Woman of the Year award for her on-field production and team leadership for the Patriot softball team along with her commitment to community service.

  • Adam Cohen to lead UT Tyler tennis programs

    Monday, June 26, 2017 | Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis

    Adam Cohen to lead UT Tyler tennis programs

    The University of Texas at Tyler has hired Adam Cohen as the head tennis coach for the men’s and women’s programs. Cohen has an impressive 209-86 career record leading the Mesa Community College men’s and women’s programs from 2007-17, including winning nine conference championships and advancing to 17 national tournament appearances. He arrives in Tyler after guiding the Thunderbird men to four straight Arizona Community College Athletic Conference championships and the women to back-to-back titles.

  • Rougeau, Hill, Toone earn PING All-America

    Wednesday, June 21, 2017 | Men's Golf

    Rougeau, Hill, Toone earn PING All-America

    Three of this year’s 22 NCAA Division III PING All-America Team members are from the University of Texas at Tyler with Brandon Rougeau, Sam Hill and George Toone earning the prestigious honors for the Patriots.

  • @Patriot_sb camp postponed due to weather

    Wednesday, June 21, 2017 | Softball

    @Patriot_sb camp postponed due to weather

    The UT Tyler softball program has postponed its Session ONE and TWO High School and Up Skills Camps that were scheduled for Thursday due to rain in the forecasts.

  • Fagundes earns ASC Distinguished Scholar-Athlete

    Tuesday, June 20, 2017 | Men's Tennis

    Fagundes earns ASC Distinguished Scholar-Athlete

    UT Tyler's Arthur Fagundes has built an impressive resume after only two seasons in Tyler and can now add American Southwest Conference Distinguished Scholar-Athlete to it after being honored by the ASC on Tuesday for his impressive work on the court for the men's tennis team and in the classroom. In addition, Alex Bishop (baseball), Michelle Obach (basketball), George Toone (golf), KK Stevens (softball), Tori Musngi (tennis), Matthew Roe (men’s track & field) and Rachel Willis (women’s track & field) represent UT Tyler on the ASC 2017 Winter-Spring Distinguished Scholar-Athlete Teams.

  • Former @patriotstennis All-America named USC assistant

    Friday, June 16, 2017 | Men's Tennis

    Former @patriotstennis All-America named USC assistant

    Former UT Tyler tennis All-America and graduate assistant coach Chris Wootton has been named the University of Southern California women’s assistant coach.

  • VIDEO SPECIAL: UT TYLER BASEBALL ALUMNI GOLF TOURNAMENT

    Wednesday, June 14, 2017 | Baseball

    VIDEO SPECIAL: UT TYLER BASEBALL ALUMNI GOLF TOURNAMENT

    Hear from some former @uttylerbaseball players, Dr. Howard Patterson and coach Brent Porche about the second annual UT Tyler Baseball Golf Tournament.

  • GOHMERT RECOGNIZES SIMMONS FOR NATIONAL TITLE

    Sunday, June 11, 2017 | Women's Track & Field

    GOHMERT RECOGNIZES SIMMONS FOR NATIONAL TITLE

    Louie Gohmert sends his congratulations to UT Tyler's Whitney Simmons for winning her third NCAA Division III National Championship. Thanks to Congressman Gohmert for this video that recognizes the White Oak native for winning the 2017 NCAA DIII Hammer Throw Championship with a national record of 64.03 meters two weeks ago in Ohio.

  • AWARD: Fagundes earns ITA All-America honors

    Thursday, June 8, 2017 | Men's Tennis

    AWARD: Fagundes earns ITA All-America honors

    UT Tyler’s Arthur Fagundes has earned Intercollegiate Tennis Association NCAA Division III All-America honors in singles play after going 14-3 this season and advancing to the NCAA DIII Championship.

  • SOCIAL MEDIA REPORT: @UTTylerPatriots 2016-17 Seasons

    Wednesday, June 7, 2017 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, General, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Women's Cross Country, Women's Soccer, Men's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Men's Track & Field, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Softball, Women's Tennis, Women's Track & Field, Volleyball

    SOCIAL MEDIA REPORT: @UTTylerPatriots 2016-17 Seasons

    Click the link to look back on the 2016-17 UT Tyler Athletic seasons through the social media posts we've collected.

  • AWARD: @Patriot_sb coaches earn NFCA West Region honor

    Tuesday, June 6, 2017 | Softball

    AWARD: @Patriot_sb coaches earn NFCA West Region honor

    UT Tyler’s Mike Reed, Whitney Wyly, Christa Hartnett and Anthony Springer have been named the National Fastpitch Coaches Association’s NCAA Division III West Region Coaching Staff of the Year after leading the Patriots a 46-6 record and to the program’s sixth NCAA DIII Softball Championship appearance.

  • CAMPS: UT Tyler Volleyball

    Monday, June 5, 2017 | Volleyball

    CAMPS: UT Tyler Volleyball

    Join Head Coach Lyndsay Mashe, the UT Tyler Patriot Volleyball Coaching Staff and the UT Tyler Patriot Volleyball Team as they host Volleyball camps on the campus of The University of Texas at Tyler.

  • CAMPS: UT Tyler Women's Soccer

    Monday, June 5, 2017 | Women's Soccer

    CAMPS: UT Tyler Women's Soccer

    Join Head Coach Stefani Webb, the UT Tyler Patriot Women's Soccer Coaching Staff and members of the UT Tyler Patriot Women's Soccer Team as they host soccer camps on the campus of The University of Texas at Tyler.

  • CAMPS: UT Tyler Women's Basketball

    Monday, June 5, 2017 | Women's Basketball

    CAMPS: UT Tyler Women's Basketball

    Join Head Coach Kendra Hassell, the UT Tyler Patriot Women's Basketball Coaching Staff and members of the UT Tyler Patriot Women's Basketball Team as they host basketball camps on the campus of The University of Texas at Tyler.