With much talk this fall about the youth movement, seniors Mallory Foster and Kacey Everett were not outdone on the fall's final scheduled scrimmage, both launching home runs early.
UTA had 12 individuals recognized as Easton/NFCA Scholar Athletes.
The Mavs return 14 from a 2016 squad that started the season with a historic 19-0 run, but bring in nine newcomers, highlighted by eight freshmen.
Jarvis has been a member of the Mavericks coaching staff for two seasons and has helped take the program to new heights.
UT Arlington finished the season 29-20, the most victories since winning 30 in 2011.