UT Arlington leads the overall series 6-4 against the Huskies.
2007 (Junior) .333-1-28...appeared in 44 games with 38 coming in the starting lineup...made 22 starts in left field and 14 at designated hitter...ranked second on the team in average, while tying for the team lead with 28 RBIs...recorded 18 multi-hit games and eight multi-RBI games...went 2-for-3 and drove in a pair of runs in the home opener against Louisiana Tech...had seven two-hit contests over a nine-game stretch from Feb. 22-Mar. 11...went 3-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs scored in the middle game against Sam Houston State...delivered his only home run and drove in three runs in the middle game against UTSA...tied season-high with three RBIs at TCU.
Summer 2006 Played for the Graham Roughnecks of the Texas Collegiate League...hit .259 with five doubles, one triple, one home run and 11 RBIs in 81 at-bats.
NCAA Tournament Got the starting nod in left field in both contests...collected a base hit in the opener against Texas...drew a walk and scored a run against North Carolina State.
SLC Tournament Appeared in all five tournament games, making four starts...went 4-for-15 (.267) with three RBIs and one run scored...drove in a run in the opening game against Texas State...went 1-for-2 in the victory over McNeese State...delivered a pinch-hit RBI single to tie the game against Texas-San Antonio...drove in a run in the Mavs six-run eighth inning against Lamar...doubled and scored in the championship victory over Northwestern State.
2006 (Sophomore) .290-3-24...appeared in 50 games on the season with 44 starts...delivered a pinch-hit two-run single to tie the game against Oral Roberts...delivered another two run single in his next at-bat in that game...delivered a two-run single off the bench against Washington...went 3-for-3 with three runs scored in the conference opener against Northwestern State...collected two hits in three straight games...went 4-for-5 with two home runs, six RBIs and five runs scored in a victory over McNeese State...hit a solo home run in the series finale against Southeastern Louisiana...went 3-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs scored against Dallas Baptist.
Cedar Valley Community College Came to UTA after playing one season at Cedar Valley College...hit .339 with 12 doubles, two home runs, 41 RBIs and 44 runs scored...tied for second on the team with 11 hit-by-pitches...hit .351 with nine doubles, two home runs and 27 RBIs in 31 conference games... earned honorable mention all-conference honors.
High School Played his prep ball at Martin High School...earned second team all-district laurels as an outfielder afer earning first team honors as a shortstop...member of the National Honor Society and A-B honor roll...member of Who's Who Among American High School Students and Who's Who Among American High School Athletes.
Personal Son of Susie and Craig Slinkman...born Aug. 8, 1985... an exercise science major at UTA.