2016 NCAA Division III National Champions
Nicole Garcia
2017-18 Softball
NO
4
POS
UTIL
B/T
L/R
HT
5-5
CL-EXP
JR-TR
HOMETOWN
Sugar Land, Texas
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
Blinn JC
Nicole Garcia

PRIOR TO UT TYLER: Garcia joins the Patriots for her junior season after playing her first two at Blinn Junior College…Garcia played in 109 games in those two years where she hit .405 with 158 hits, 119 runs scored, 34 doubles, 6 home runs, and 36 stolen bases… She was awarded to the Region XIV All-Region team and was First Team All-Conference both seasons… Prior to Blinn, Garcia graduated from Kempner H.S. and lettered all four years for coach Charity Alford… She was a 3-time First Team All-District pick, 2-time MVP, and awarded Female Athlete of the Year in 2015.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Isabel and Pedro Garcia… Has one brother, Brandon… Mother ran track at the University of Houston.

MAJOR: Biology

CAREER ASPIRATION: Physician’s Assistant

Why UT Tyler?: “I chose UT Tyler to further my education and to be a part of another incredible softball program. I love the campus and the traditions that have been set by those before me.”