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Daniel Garcia
Daniel Garcia

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Arlington, Texas

High School:
Martin

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 203

Position:
C

Birthdate:
09/06/1990

Experience:
2L

B/T:
R/R


03/15/2013

BSB: UTA drops series opener to McNeese State

UT Arlington had just four hits for the second consecutive game.

03/10/2013

BSB: Mavs defeat Red Raiders 13-12

UTA ended a 17-game losing streak to Texas Tech in the win.

03/05/2013

BSB: Mavs down No. 12 Sooners 6-1

The Mavericks had hits from eight of their nine starters in the game.

03/03/2013

BSB: Mavs finish Hilton with Sunday sweep

UT Arlington improves to 7-4 overall and 2-2 in the UTA Hilton Invitational.

03/02/2013

BSB: UTA falls to 0-2 in Hilton Invitational

UTA plays a doubleheader Sunday against Illinois (11 a.m.) and Houston Baptist (3 p.m.).

2012

  • Appeared in 14 games, making 11 starts
  • Had a .160 batting average with four hits in 25 official at-bats
  • Also walked six times for a .360 slugging percentage
  • Scored three runs on the year

2011

  • Played in 16 games starting two and batting .214
  • Finished the season with one infield base hit and one bunt base hit
  • Went 2-for-3 with one run against Mary Hardin-Baylor (4/13)

2010

  • Redshirted
  • Member of the Capital One/Southland Conference 2010 Commissioner's Spring Academic Honor Roll


HighSchool

  • A three-year varsity letterwinner at Arlington Martin High School for head coach Curt Culbertson, who played at UTA (1980-82)
  • As a senior, batted .380 with 12 doubles and two home runs
  • Named team MVP, first team All-District and was selected to play in the Texas High School All-Star Game.
  • Led team to a 22-8 overall record
  • During junior season, batted .444 with a home run
  • Tabbed first-team All-District and named District Defensive Player of the Year
  • Led Martin to an undefeated (14-0) district record and to a 20-5 overall record
  • Also helped team to district championship in 2007
  • Lettered one year in football while team made Bi-District finals
  • Named Martin Student of the Year and a member of the National Honor Society
  • Played 2009 summer with the Arlington A's
  • Led A's with a .375 batting average and hit three home runs while A's finished second at the Premier World Series
  • Led Arlington A's in 2008 summer with a .415 batting average

Personal

  • Son of John and Marylee Garcia
  • Born September 6, 1990
  • Sports management major

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