UTA Sits Game Back in Standings with Three to Play
UTA Moves into First Place in Sun Belt; Series Resumes on Sunday at 11 a.m.
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AS A SOPHOMORE (2016): Played in all 58 games on the season, starting 54 at either shortstop or third base … Hit .266 with a home run, 10 doubles, three triples and 23 RBI … Led UTA in stolen bases (9), hit by pitch (8) and sacrifice bunts (7) … Put together a streak of 13 games reaching base safely … Finished with 15 multi-hit games and five with multiple RBI … Ranked in the top 10 in the SBC with 49 runs scored … Had huge day in win at Stephen F. Austin (3/1), going 3-for-5 with two doubles, two RBI, four runs scored and three stolen bases … Had four multi-hit games in first nine games played … Hit lone home run for the season against Incarnate Word (3/24) … Tied season high with three RBI in 9-4 win over Texas State (5/20).
AS A FRESHMAN (2015): Started 46 of 51 games played … 12 multi-hit and nine multi-RBI games … Recorded walk-off hit in 5-4 victory over South Alabama … Notched 40 hits to go along with 16 RBI and 11 extra-base hits … Fielding percentage of 1.000 … On base percentage .344.
HEATH HS: Four-year letterwinner in baseball under coach Greg Harvey … First-team All-District, All-Area and All-State infielder in 2014 … 2014 Team MVP … Member of 2012 4A state championship team … Named a THSBCA All-Star in 2014 … Two-year letterwinner in football under coach Mickey Moss.
PERSONAL: Son of Richard and April Williams … Has an older sister, Jordan, and two younger brothers, Jacob and Jett.
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