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  • 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.

  • RECAP: @Patriot_sb opens NCAA Championship in dominant fashion

    Thursday, May 24, 2018

    RECAP: @Patriot_sb opens NCAA Championship in dominant fashion

    UT Tyler junior Colleen Bentke threw a two-hitter and Kailey Henderson hit a three-run home run to help lead the Patriots to a 7-1 win over Case Western Reserve on Thursday at the NCAA Division III Softball Championships at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium.

  • ALL-AMERICANS: @Patriot_sb earns five NFCA All-America honors

    Wednesday, May 23, 2018

    ALL-AMERICANS: @Patriot_sb earns five NFCA All-America honors

    UT Tyler earned a program-record five NFCA NCAA Division III All-America selections with Ashley Perez and Nicole Garcia earning first-team, Colleen Bentke and Lynsey Mitchell second-team honors and senior Andrea Gonzales being named a third-team selection for the Patriots. Perez was also named the Schutt Sports/NFCA Division III National Freshman of the Year on Wednesday at the NCAA Division III Championship banquet at the Sheraton Hotel Downtown in Oklahoma City.