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 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.
UT Tyler softball first-basemen Jackie Mendez has been named the ASC Hitter of the Week after blasting three, three-run homeruns in three games. Mendez leads the Patriots with eight homeruns so far this season.
UT Tyler softball pitcher Kelsie Batten has been named the ASC Pitcher of the Week for the fourth time this season. Batten, a sophomore, is an impressive 20-2 on the year, including a perfect 2-0 this past weekend against Concordia.
Jackie Mendez hit her third three-run homerun in as many games, leading the No. 3 ranked UT Tyler softball team to a 13-0 win over Concordia, and a three-game sweep. Mendez now has a team-high eight homeruns on the season.