UT Tyler Office of Marketing and Communications

Tijerina Named ASC East Div. Hitter of the Week

April 4, 2013

Media Contact:  Hannah Buchanan
Public Affairs Specialist
Marketing and Communications
The University of Texas at Tyler
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April 1, 2013

by Jeff Williford

RICHARDSON -- UT Tyler baseball player Isaac Tijerina has been named the American Southwest Conference East Division Hitter of the Week. Tijerina helped the No. 9 ranked Patriots go 3-1 on the week, improving to 23-7, 9-3 in the ASC.

The senior from San Antonio went 8-for-17 with a double and nine RBIs to fuel a 3-1 week, including taking a three-game division series against Ozarks. More...