Soon after being a powerhouse in NCAA Division III softball, the UT Tyler Patriots want to just take their video game up a notch.
UT Tyler will make its first postseason look as a Division II establishment in the 2022 Lone Star Meeting Softball Match by hosting the celebration at Suddenlink Park commencing Thursday and continuing through Saturday.
The Patriots (40-4, 26-4 LSC) claimed their next consecutive Lone Star Convention regular time title past weekend, earning the proper to host the league event in their first year of eligibility.
UT Tyler, the No. 1 seed, will start perform on Thursday night versus the winner of No. 8 West Texas A&M and No. 9 Cameron, who engage in at 1:30 p.m.
Other game titles on Thursday include things like:
Match 1: No. 10 St. Edwards’s vs. No. 7 St. Mary’s, 11 a.m.
Video game 3: 7-10 winner vs. No. 2 Texas A&M-Kingsville, 4 p.m.
All admission rates are for all-day passes, and can be obtained at the ticket gate on every single working day — Older people (age 18-64): $10 LSC Pupils (with valid campus ID): free of charge Seniors (age 65+): $10 College students (age 6-17): $10 and Little ones (age -5): cost-free
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UT Tyler will enter postseason engage in for the first time as a Division II system as the unanimous No. 1 crew in the place according to the 2022 NFCA Division II Major 25 Coaches Poll. The Patriots obtained all 16 to start with-spot votes and 400 details to seem as the unanimous no. 1 workforce in four straight weeks of the poll and enter their 1st-ever visual appeal at the 2022 Lone Star Convention Softball Championships this 7 days on the heels of a 13-recreation winning streak.
6 Lone Star Meeting teams appeared within the major 25 of this week’s rankings, like Texas A&M-Kingsville (No. 2) and Angelo Point out (No. 7), who remained together with UT Tyler in the Leading 10. Lubbock Christian (No. 13), Texas A&M-Commerce (No. 18), and Oklahoma Christian (No. 19) rounded out LSC groups.
The UT Tyler softball method will be competing in the 130th postseason match on Thursday dating back again to the program’s 1st qualified period for postseason consideration in 2008. Considering that that point, UT Tyler is 90-39 in general in postseason online games.
The Patriots created 11 appearances in the American Southwest Conference Match from 2008-2019, and completed their Division III era with a 34-15 history in the celebration. UT Tyler claimed the match crown five occasions in those 11 appearances.
Head coach Mike Reed and his software compiled a 56-24 file in the NCAA Division III National Event in excess of the study course of that time span as very well, and designed seven excursions to the NCAA Division III Earth Collection, winning it all in 2016.
2022 Lone Star Conference Softball Championship
Suddenlink Subject at UT Tyler Ballpark
Thursday, May perhaps 5
Activity 1: No. 10 St. Edward’s (18-26) vs. No. 7 St. Mary’s (35-16), 11 a.m.
Game 2: No. 9 Cameron (25-23) vs. No. 8 West Texas A&M (28-15), 1:30 p.m.
Recreation 3: 7-10 winner vs. No. 2 Texas A&M-Kingsville (43-8), 4 p.m.
Match 4: 8-9 winner vs. No. 1 UT Tyler (40-14), 6:30 p.m.
Friday, May 6
Recreation 5: No. 3 Lubbock Christian (37-9) vs. No. 6 Oklahoma Christian (38-12), 11 a.m.
Sport 6: No. 4 Texas A&M-Commerce (39-13) vs. No. 5 Angelo Condition (38-9), 1:30 p.m.
Recreation 7: Semifinals: 3-6 winner vs. 2/7-10 winner, 4 p.m.
Match 8: Semifinals: 4-5 winner vs. 1/8-9 winner, 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, Might 7
Championship recreation: Video game 7 winner vs. Video game 8 winner, 2 p.m.