2003: .331-4-24...made 41 appearances on the season with 29 coming in the starting role...missed the final five games of the regular season and the conference tournament with an injury...scored 29 runs and stole five bases...went 2-for-2 with two RBI, including the game tieing two-run homer in the bottom of the 12th inning against New Mexico...was a perfect 4-for-4 with two doubles, a home run, two RBI and three runs scored in a victory over Texas-San Antonio...followed that up the next day by going 3-for-5 with a double and two runs scored...hit .615 (8-13) with four doubles and six runs scored in the three games against UTSA...had a career best four RBI against Texas Wesleyan...went 3-for-3 with a double and a home run in that contest...collected three more hits and two more runs batted in just three days later against Sam Houston State...collected a pair of doubles in a victory over McNeese State...had his first triple of the season in a road game at UNM...collected at least two hits in eight contests...had six multiple RBI games.
2002: .219-1-4...eight multi-hit games, including three 3-hit games ...made 26 starts, including 16 in leftfield, nine as the DH and one in center...3-for-4 with two doubles, a home run, two runs scored and two RBI at Louisiana Tech Feb. 10...3-for-4 with a double and a run scored at Texas A&M...3-for-5 with a pair of doubles and an RBI May 5 vs. Texas Wesleyan.
Prior to UTA: Transfers to UTA this season from Grayson County Community College ...hit .330 with six home runs during the 2001 campaign...was a first team All-Central Texas selection as a senior at McCallum High School in Austin...hit .438 with six home runs, 35 runs batted in, 42 runs scored and 23 stolen bases in 2000...earned All-District awards as a sophomore, junior and senior.
Personal: Son of Linda and Keith Williams...born May 13, 1982...drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the 28th round in 2000...a business major at UTA.
BSB: Mavs Sweep Series at ULM
BSB: Cox, Patterson Help Mavs Cruise Past ULM
BSB: Salinas Homers Twice in Series-Opening Win
BSB: Streaking Mavs Travel to ULM
BSB: Relievers Dominate as Mavs Topple No. 23 Aggies, 3-2
Behind the Scenes with Junior Omar Salinas