UTA produced 20 hits to take the first of its five-game exhibition slate at Allan Saxe Field.
Georgia Southern claimed the series win with the six-inning win on Sunday
Aileen Garcia was the hero with her squeeze bunt in the bottom of the 10th.
Scoring with two-outs was the theme of the game for UTA, scoring all six runs with two outs.
The Mavericks will host their third midweek game against Southern University.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2017): Appeared in 31 games, making 15 starts ... Was 10-for-40 at the plate ... Scored 12 runs ... Was 7-7 in stolen-base attempts ... NFCA All-American Scholar Athlete
AS A FRESHMAN (2016): Appeared in 23 games primarily as a pinch runner ... Made three starts at DP ... Hit .091 with one hit in 11 at-bats ... Scored nine runs and stole eight bases.
BOSQUEVILLE HS: First-team All-District (2015) ... Gatesville All-Tournament team (2015) ... All-District Defensive Player of the Year (2013) ... First-team TGCA All-State (2013) ... Waco Tribune Super Centex first team (2013) ... Thorndale All-Tournament team (2013) ... Recorded 50 stolen bases in 2013 ... Played travel ball for Buzz Fastpitch-Waller.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Germon and Crystal Newton ... Finance Major.
Texas Trust Scholar Athlete of the Week
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