UTA'S MELANIE WILLIAMS NAMED TO VERIZON ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT VI SECOND TEAM
May 8, 2003
ARLINGTON, Texas...The University of Texas at Arlington softball player Melanie Williams was selected to the 2003 Verizon Academic All-District VI Second Team.
Williams, owner of a 3.26 GPA in Accounting, leads her squad with a .395 batting average, 21 sacrifice hits and eight stolen bases. The Lady Mavericks center fielder was a first team All-Southland Conference selection and a member of the SLC all-tournament team following UTA's first-ever tournament championship.
Texas-Arlington will make its first trip to the NCAA Tournament on May 15-18. The Lady Mavs will find out their opponent when the NCAA Selection Show airs on Sunday, May 11.