The No. 1-ranked UT Tyler softball team completed the first three-game series sweep of the season Saturday afternoon with a doubleheader and added two more “W’s” in the win column with a 6-0 win the first game and a 10-2 victory to close it out.
The No. 1-ranked UT Tyler softball team defeated Hardin Simmons University in a commanding 7-0 win Friday night at Suddenlink Field where senior Kelsie Batten picked up seven strikeouts and only allowed three hits while pitching a complete seven innings.
The No. 1-ranked UT Tyler Patriots will open American Southwest Conference play this weekend with a three-game set against Hardin-Simmons at Suddenlink Field starting with a 4 p.m. game on Friday and then a doubleheader starting at 1 p.m. on Saturday.
Senior pitcher Kelsie Batten garnered her first American Southwest Conference Pitcher of the Week honor of the season after throwing a one-hit shutout to help lead No. 1-ranked UT Tyler to a 4-0 season-opening win over Pacific Lutheran.
Kelsie Batten threw a one-hit shutout and Raven Rodriguez went 2-for-2 with a double and run-scoring triple to help lead No. 1-ranked UT Tyler to a 4-0 season-opening win over Pacific Lutheran on Wednesday at Suddenlink Field.