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  • @Patriot_sb to face No. 1 Marlins on Sunday

    Saturday, May 27, 2017 | Softball

    @Patriot_sb to face No. 1 Marlins on Sunday

    UT Tyler will play Virginia Wesleyan at noon on Sunday at the NCAA Division III Softball Championship after the Marlins eliminated Illinois Wesleyan on Saturday at the USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium Complex to advance for a rematch against the Patriots.

  • NATIONAL CHAMPION: Simmons repeats as hammer champion

    Saturday, May 27, 2017 | Women's Track & Field

    NATIONAL CHAMPION: Simmons repeats as hammer champion

    Whitney Simmons repeats as the NCAA DIII Hammer National Champion with a national record throw of 64.03m (210-01).

  • @Patriot_sb runs away with 13-0 win over Amherst

    Friday, May 26, 2017 | Softball

    @Patriot_sb runs away with 13-0 win over Amherst

    UT Tyler pitcher Alaina Kissinger threw a complete-game shutout where her team gave her an 8-0 lead before she delivered her first pitch in a 13-0 win over Amherst College on Friday as the Patriots improved to 2-0 in the NCAA Division III Softball Championship at the USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium Complex.

  • @Patriot_sb opens with 4-1 win over No. 1 Marlins

    Thursday, May 25, 2017 | Softball

    @Patriot_sb opens with 4-1 win over No. 1 Marlins

    Cheyenne Thompson and Whitney Romero each hit solo home runs and Alaina Kissinger and Miranda Leal were brilliant in the pitcher’s circle to lead No. 4 UT Tyler to a 4-1 win over No. 1 Virginia Wesleyan on the opening day of the NCAA Division III Softball Championship at the USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium Complex.

  • RECAP: Fagundes falls in Round of 32

    Thursday, May 25, 2017 | Men's Tennis

    RECAP: Fagundes falls in Round of 32

    Arthur Fagundes had his sensational sophomore season come to an end on Thursday with a three-set loss in the NCAA Division III Individual Tennis Championship to John Hopkins University’s Jeremy Dubin in the Round of 32 at The Champions Tennis Club.

  • PREVIEW: @Patriot_sb set for 6th trip to NCAA DIII Championship

    Thursday, May 25, 2017 | Softball

    PREVIEW: @Patriot_sb set for 6th trip to NCAA DIII Championship

    The UT Tyler Patriots are back for their third straight and sixth overall trip to the NCAA Division III Softball Championship where they will open against No. 1 Virginia Wesleyan at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday at USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium Complex's OGE Energy Field in Oklahoma City.

  • @Patriot_sb SOCIAL MEDIA COVERAGE

    Thursday, May 25, 2017 | Softball

    @Patriot_sb SOCIAL MEDIA COVERAGE

    The UT Tyler softball team is in Oklahoma City where they are playing in the NCAA DIII Softball Championship. Follow their journey as they look to repeat as national champions.

  • ALL-AMERICA: Williams slugs his way to national prominence

    Thursday, May 25, 2017 | Baseball

    ALL-AMERICA: Williams slugs his way to national prominence

    With his big swings, towering home runs and high-level of offensive production, Daniel Williams earned the nickname of “The Babe” midway through his senior season. Now, with his season complete and staggering statistics atop the program’s record book, he can now be called All-America.

  • PREVIEW: Simmons eyes back-to-back national titles

    Wednesday, May 24, 2017 | Women's Track & Field

    PREVIEW: Simmons eyes back-to-back national titles

    UT Tyler senior Whitney Simmons will attempt to cap her historic career with a third national title and seventh all-America honor when she competes in the hammer throw at the NCAA Division III Track & Field Championships at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio.

  • ALL-AMERICA: Prather, Thompson honored as national elites

    Wednesday, May 24, 2017 | Softball

    ALL-AMERICA: Prather, Thompson honored as national elites

    UT Tyler senior Kaylee Prather and sophomore Cheyenne Thompson were selected to the 2017 NFCA Division III All-America softball teams and honored on Wednesday during the NCAA Division III Championship banquet at the Sheraton Hotel Downtown.

  • Fagundes to play John Hopkins opponent on Thursday

    Wednesday, May 24, 2017 | Men's Tennis

    Fagundes to play John Hopkins opponent on Thursday

    UT Tyler sophomore Arthur Fagundes will play John Hopkins University’s Jeremy Dubin at 10 a.m. (CST) on Thursday in the first round of the NCAA Division III Individual Championship at The Champions Tennis Club in Chattanooga, Tennessee. A Curitiba, Brazil native, Fagundes is ranked No. 9 nationally and is 14-2 on the season coming into his second NCAA DIII Championship. He also advanced to the ITA National Finals in the fall after earning a berth to the Championship last season as a freshman.

  • AWARD: Simmons wins USTFCCCA South/Southeast Field Athlete of the Year

    Tuesday, May 23, 2017 | Women's Track & Field

    AWARD: Simmons wins USTFCCCA South/Southeast Field Athlete of the Year

    Simmons broke the NCAA Division III collegiate outdoor record in the hammer throw with a mark of 63.08m (206-11). She won 7 out of 8 hammer throw competitions on the season, competing primarily against NCAA Division I competitors. A conference champion in the hammer throw, she also won the conference title in the discus throw, where her top mark on the season came in at 40.39m (132-6).

  • ABCA honors four @UTTylerBaseball players with all-region awards

    Tuesday, May 23, 2017 | Baseball

    ABCA honors four @UTTylerBaseball players with all-region awards

    UT Tyler senior Daniel Williams was named the ABCA/Rawlings All-West Region first-team designated hitter, while pitcher Cody Brown earned second-team honors and Trenton Buchhorn and Reese Read third-team distinction for their work this season for the Patriots.

  • Prather earns CoSIDA Academic All-America honors

    Tuesday, May 23, 2017 | Softball

    Prather earns CoSIDA Academic All-America honors

    UT Tyler senior Kaylee Prather has earned CoSIDA Academic All-America honors for her remarkable performance on the field and in the classroom for the Patriots softball program.

  • @UTTylerBaseball lands four on D3baseball All-West Region

    Tuesday, May 23, 2017 | Baseball

    @UTTylerBaseball lands four on D3baseball All-West Region

    Daniel Williams has been named to the D3baseball.com All-West Region First-Team after matching a UT Tyler record with 79 hits in a season, while Trenton Buchhorn earned second-team honors with a team-leading .409 batting average and pitchers Cody Brown and Ryan Cheatham were selected to the third-team.

  • @Patriot_sb to play No. 1 Marlins in NCAA DIII Championship opener

    Sunday, May 21, 2017 | Softball

    @Patriot_sb to play No. 1 Marlins in NCAA DIII Championship opener

    The No. 4-ranked UT Tyler Patriots will play No. 1 Virginia Wesleyan at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday in its first game at the NCAA Division III Softball Championship in Oklahoma City.

  • @Patriot_sb heading to OKC after Super Regional sweep

    Saturday, May 20, 2017 | Softball

    @Patriot_sb heading to OKC after Super Regional sweep

    The UT Tyler Patriots are heading to the program’s sixth NCAA Division III Championship after erupting for six runs in the fifth inning and earning a 7-3 win over East Texas Baptist on Saturday in the Tyler Super Regional at Suddenlink Field.

  • TYLER SUPER REGIONAL CENTRAL: UT Tyler vs. ETBU

    Friday, May 19, 2017 | Softball

    TYLER SUPER REGIONAL CENTRAL: UT Tyler vs. ETBU

    The UT Tyler Patriots opened the NCAA DIII Championship Tyler Super Regional with a 9-1 on Friday. The series continues at 1 p.m. on Saturday at Suddenlink Field.

  • TOURNAMENT CENTRAL: NCAA DIII WEST REGIONAL

    Friday, May 19, 2017 | Baseball

    TOURNAMENT CENTRAL: NCAA DIII WEST REGIONAL

    ‪BASEBALL UPDATE: The DIII West Region final between Cal Lutheran and @CTXAthletics has been changed to 4 p.m. at Mike Carter Field. ‬

  • SOCIAL MEDIA COVERAGE: Spring Postseason

    Friday, May 19, 2017 | General

    SOCIAL MEDIA COVERAGE: Spring Postseason

    We've collected social media posts from the past couple of weeks of postseason play. Scroll through to see photos, videos, stories and posts from athletes and fans.