Jordon West to Start vs. Horned Frogs
Mavs turn to Senior Righty Austin Gardner for First Start of 2017
UTA Concludes Five-Game Homestand vs. No. 23 DBU
Mavericks Host Horned Frogs at 6:30 pm at Gould Ballpark
Omar Salinas Reaches Base Safely in all Five Trips
• 2016-17 Sun Belt Conference Commisioner's Academic List
• 2015-16 Sun Belt Conference Academic Honor Roll
• 2014-15 Sun Belt Conference Commisioner's Academic List
Earned the No. 4 starter role but injuries limited him to the first three starts of the year … Went 1-0 with a 4.50 ERA in 12 innings over his three starts, allowing 10 hits and six walks, striking out 12 … First start of the year came on a four-game opening weekend, working five innings at Stephen F. Austin in a win, allowing four hits and one run … Tossed four innings vs. Dallas Baptist, allowing three hits and four runs, walking four with three strikeouts … Worked three innings at Abilene Christian, allowing one run on three hits and five strikeouts.
Appeared in four games with one start, allowing seven runs – six earned – in five innings … Issued eight walks without a strikeout … Allowed just one double and a .200 opponent average … Worked 1.2 shutout innings in his start at Baylor.
Appeared in seven games with three starts, owning a 1-1 record and a 4.80 ERA … Worked 15 innings, allowing 15 hits and 10 walks, striking out 13 … Allowed a double and a homer … Made starts vs. Houston Baptist and Texas.
Played at Mansfield High School for coach Gary Vaughan … Had an 11-0 record … Named district MVP … Member of the National Honor Society.
Son of Jeff and Sheira Petty … Has two sisters, Ashley (23) and Megan (17).