Redshirted the 2017 season due to NCAA transfer rules.
Spent the fall practice season with Alabama before transferring to UTA.
Coached by Jim Gatewood at McKinney North … Earned four varisty letters ... Set the program record for career stolen bases ... Named McKinney North Defensive Player of the Year as a junior and senior ... A four-year academic all-district selection … Also selected to academic elite all-state team.
Full name is Ty Alexander Sawka … Son of Garry and Lori Sawka … Has a sister, Ava (16) … Father played on Stanford's national championship baseball team.
BSB: Mavs Walk-off in 10th Inning in Sun Belt Opener
BSB: Mavs Open Postseason Play with Arkansas State
BSB: Big Innings Lifts Bobcats Past Mavs
BSB: Ninth, 10th Sinks Mavs in Series Clincher
BSB: Texas State Edges Mavs in Opener
BSB: Mavs Host Texas State to Conclude Regular Season