UTA's 32-win season was the most wins for the program since 2011 and first postseason appearance since 2003.
UTA will face an elimination game on Wednesday when it plays at 12 p.m. at the LU Softball Complex
Laura Curry blasted a three-run, two-out home run in the seventh to tie the game with two outs.
UTA run-ruled Coastal Carolina in the first game of the Sun Belt Championship to advance into double-elim portion.
UTA opens the SBC Championship as the No. 5 seed, playing eighth-seeded Coastal Carolina at 10 a.m. on Wednesday.
SB: UTA vs. Georgia State - Sun Belt Championship Tournament
SB: UTA vs. South Alabama - SBC Championship Tournament
SB: UTA vs. Coastal Carolina - Sun Belt Championship first round
SB: UTA vs. Georgia Southern - Credit: AJ Henderson (GS Athletics)
AS A JUNIOR (2016): Started all 49 games behind the plate ... Hit .243 with 22 RBI and 22 runs ... Hit the game winning, two-run home run against No. 5 Louisiana to give the Mavs their first win over a ranked opponent since 2003 ... Led the Sun Belt and was second in Division I in sacrifice flies (6).
AS A SOPHOMORE (2015): Started in all 55 games behind the plates ... Had 6 homeruns and 7 doubles on 36 hits ... Scored 22 runs and tallied 23 RBI ... Threw out 12 runners, good for second in the Sun Belt.
AS A FRESHMAN (2014): Sun Belt Second Team All-Conference ... Led the conference with 17 runners caught stealing ... Started 53 games ... Third on the team with a .252 batting average ... Third most RBI with 17 ... Had 43 hits ... Sun Belt Conference Honor Roll.
TEMESCAL CANYON HS: Attended Temescal Canyon (Lake Elsinore, Calif.) ... Four-year letterwinner in softball ... Academic All-League (2010-2013) ... 2013 and 2012 first team All-League ... 2013 Softball Player of the Year and Athlete of the Season ... 2012 team MVP ... 2011 second team All-League ... 2010 and 2011 Defensive Player of the Year ... National Honor Society and Valedictorian.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Eric and Leonora Everett ... Biology major