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  • Prather named to ASBA All-Defensive Team

    Tuesday, August 7, 2018

    Prather named to ASBA All-Defensive Team

    UT Tyler Alumna Kaylee Prather completed her first professional season in the ASBA. Prather was named as one of the top defensive players in the league.

  • @Patriot_sb dominant season highlighted in NCAA stats

    Monday, July 9, 2018

    @Patriot_sb dominant season highlighted in NCAA stats

    As a team, the Patriots (44-5) led the nation with a .386 batting average and with 23 shutouts, while Ashley Perez led NCAA Division III with 19 homer runs and 69 RBIs, Nicole Garcia topped the country with 84 hits and Andrea Gonzales was the toughest to strikeout with no strikeouts in 157 at-bats.

  • GOING PRO: Prather drafted into pro softball league

    Wednesday, June 6, 2018

    GOING PRO: Prather drafted into pro softball league

    Kaylee Prather was selected by the E1 Pro Ballers with the 43rd pick of the ASBA Pro Softball Draft on Wednesday night.

  • CHAMPIONS TERRITORY: 2017-18 Year-In-Review

    Wednesday, June 6, 2018

    CHAMPIONS TERRITORY: 2017-18 Year-In-Review

    An NCAA national baseball championship, 11 All-America selections, three regional team titles, eight NCAA tournament appearances, 11 American Southwest Conference championships and an .803 winning percentage on campus are just a few of the UT Tyler highlights from the 2017-18 athletic seasons. An athletic program with 17 sports, the Patriots combined to boast a 198-66-1 overall record in team sports and also won five golf tournaments, three cross country meets and one track & field team title at the ASC meet. At home, UT Tyler teams were 86-21-1 and also hosted two cross country meets, two golf tournaments and two track & field meets.

  • ASC Winter-Spring Academic All-Conference honor roll

    Tuesday, June 5, 2018

    ASC Winter-Spring Academic All-Conference honor roll

    Seventy-one UT Tyler student-athletes and student assistants have earned American Southwest Conference Winter-Spring Academic All-Conference honor roll recognition for their success in the classroom while also competing for and supporting the Patriots.

  • AWARD: @Patriot_sb earns NFCA Division III West Region Coaching Staff of the Year

    Monday, June 4, 2018

    AWARD: @Patriot_sb earns NFCA Division III West Region Coaching Staff of the Year

    The National Fastpitch Coaches Association has named UT Tyler as the NFCA Division III West Region Coaching Staff of the Year after head coach Mike Reed, associate head coach Whitney Wyly and assistant coaches Leah Brown and Anthony Springer led the Patriots to the NCAA DIII Championship tournament for the fourth straight year.

  • RECAP: @Patriot_sb falls twice in OKC to end 2018 season

    Saturday, May 26, 2018

    RECAP: @Patriot_sb falls twice in OKC to end 2018 season

    The UT Tyler Patriots had their season end after losing 3-2 in 10 innings to No. 24 Illinois Wesleyan and then dropping a 3-2 elimination game to Ithaca at the NCAA Division III Championship tournament on Saturday at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium.

  • SCHEDULE ALERT: @Patriot_sb postponed at NCAA Championship

    Friday, May 25, 2018

    SCHEDULE ALERT: @Patriot_sb postponed at NCAA Championship

    The UT Tyler Patriots and Illinois Wesleyan will have to wait a day to play at the NCAA Division III Softball Championship after rain postponed play on Friday at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium. The Patriots and Titans will now play at 11 a.m. on Saturday in a winner’s bracket game after both team won on Thursday, followed by a Virginia Wesleyan and Luther playing at 1:30 p.m.