UT Arlington softball competed in their third tournament of the season this past weekend. The Mavericks hosted the UTA Hilton Invitational at the Allan Saxe field playing a total of 6 games over three days. Though it was a long weekend, the team came out strong and ended up at 4-2, making their overall season record 10-6. Two mavericks hit home runs in the final game against University of Missouri Kansas City causing UTA to grab a run rule win, 8-0, on Sunday afternoon. Sunday’s home run was a first of the season for freshman Shelbi Sikes and Junior Nina Villanueva’s second.. UTA will be on the road this weekend in Tucson, Arizona at the Wildcat Invitational February 28th through March 3rd.
By: Avery Anderson