Appeared as a pinch-hitter against Texas State going 0-for-1 (5/21).
Batted .138 with two RBI and played in 22 games making three starts in left field and two in center field... tied for second on the team with three sacrifice bunts... tied for the team lead making 17 appearances as a reserve... one of two Mavericks to hit in all nine slots in the batting order... recorded 18 putouts in 18 chances without committing an error... posted a season-best three-game hitting streak in games against Oklahoma State, Texas and Southeastern Louisiana... scored season-high two runs and equaled a season-high two walks against Texas State (3/20)... went 1-for-2 with an RBI against Oklahoma State (4/15)... also went 1-for-2 with a double and run scored against Texas (4/16)... member of the Capital One/Southland Conference 2008 Commissioner's Spring Academic Honor Roll... named to the UT Arlington Spring 2008 Athletic Director's Academic Honor Roll.
Batted .209 with one home run and nine RBI and played in 31 games making 22 starts...made 18 starts in center field and four in left...went 1-for-3 with a pair of walks in first start of the season against Louisiana Tech...drove in a pair of runs in a victory over Northwestern...collected two hits and drove in two against TCU...followed with a two-hit performance against Texas State...scored a pair of runs in the middle game against Sam Houston State...went 2-for-4 with a double and his first career home run against McNeese State...went 2-for-3 with a pair of runs scored against Stephen F. Austin.
Played for the Liberal Bee Jays of the Jayhawk League...went 9-for-29 (.310) with five RBI and two runs scored.
Started in center field in both contests...collected a base hit in the opening round contest against Texas...went 3-for-4 with a bases-clearing double against North Carolina State.
Appeared in all five tournament games, making four starts in center field...drew a walk in the opener against Texas State...collected a base hit and walk against McNeese State...drew a walk in the championship game against Northwestern State.
Batted .267 with 12 RBI and played in 54 games...started 25 games...tied for second on the team with nine stolen bases...caught stealing only once...started in center field on opening day against Louisiana Tech...went 0-for-1 with three walks and a run scored in the victory...also stole a base...delivered an RBI single and scored two runs in the second game of the series...had a career-best three hits against Baylor...collected a pair of hits and drove in a run against Sam Houston State...collected a pair of hits and RBI in the middle game against Dallas Baptist...drove in a career-best four runs in the regular season finale against Dallas Baptist.
Came to UTA after earning first team All-District honors as a senior at Lamar High School...garnered All-District second team honors as a junior...also played football for the Vikings...member of the A&B Honor Roll.
Son of Reggie and Beverly Garner... born March 6, 1987... father, Reggie, ran track at Texas... a mechanical engineering major at UT Arlington.
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