Those interested in trying out for the baseball team need to be full-time students.
UT Arlington finished 33-26 after winning 17 of their final 20 games and reached the SBC championship.
UTA won its last seven games to finish the regular season 30-25 and 19-11 in the SBC.
UTA can reach as high as the No. 2 seed in next weeks Sun Belt Championship.
The tennis teams swept the team academic GAP honors. The women's team GPA was a 3.51 and the men finished with a 3.12.
- Made 12 appearances, including nine starts, on the year
- Carried a 1-3 record with a 5.82 ERA during the season
- Picked up the win over nationally-ranked Oklahoma on Feb. 29 by holding the Sooners to no runs on five hits in 6.0 innings
- Matched his season-best wih four strikeouts in a five-inning start at Lamar on Mar. 18
- Appeared in 18 games, making one start
- Recorded a 2-1 record with a 4.50 ERA in 38.0 innings pitched
- Held opponents to a .262 batting average and struck out 21
- Allowed one hit and struck out three in 5.1 scoreless innings against Houston (2/20)
- Struck out two and gave up one earned run in a 1.1 win over Louisiana Tech (3/16)
- Struck out three in 4.0 scoreless innings against Texas A&M (3/30)
- Pitched 2.0 scoreless innings against Dallas Baptist (4/5)
- Struck out four and allowed one earned run in 1.2 innings against McNeese State
- Threw 2.0 scoreless innings against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (5/6)
- A two-year varsity letterwinner at Keller High School for head coach Rob Stramp
- Named All-District and Preseason Phiten Southwest All-American as a senior
- Missed the majority of senior season with a broken finger
- Pitched five innings, striking out eight while also batting .471
- Threw two no-hitters for the Summer D-Bat Mustangs
- Batted .340 with 21 RBI as a junior outfielder
- Led team to District 5-5A runner-up in junior and senior seasons
- Son of Danny and Kathy Merck
- Has two brothers, Kaleb and Kyler
- Brother Kaleb pitched for TCU
- Born Dec. 2, 1991
- Undeclared major
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