Patriots share ASC East Title

By Maya Golden - bio | email

TYLER, TX (KLTV)-- Sunday afternoon the UT Tyler patriot baseball team clinched a share of the ASC East Division championship.

Monday the Patriots were tried to win the title outright

The Patriots hosted Mississippi College who took an early 4-0 lead. In the second inning, Jared Hood hit a two run homer to cut Mississippi's lead in half. The Patriots would tie it up at 4-4 but Mississippi pulled away to take an 11-7 victory.

The Patriots and Choctaws are Co-East Division Champions. It is the third straight division title for the Patriots.

UT Tyler will host McMurray in a first-round ASC Championship Tournament series beginning Friday at Irwin Field.

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