UT Tyler Office of Marketing and Communications

Batten Takes Home Top ASC Honor Again

April 22, 2013

Media Contact:  Hannah Buchanan
Public Affairs Specialist
Marketing and Communications
The University of Texas at Tyler
903.565.5769 or 903.539.7196 (cell)

April 18, 2013

RICHARDSON -- UT Tyler softball pitcher Kelsie Batten has been named the American Southwest Conference East Division Pitcher of the Week. Batten was 2-0 with a save over a four-game week, helping the Patriots clinch the divisional crown.

The freshman pitcher went 2-0 with a save in division play against Louisiana College and East Texas Baptist, striking out 12 batters and not issuing a walk over 17 1/3 innings of work. More...