TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - UT Tyler softball team gears up for a new season, and while they aren’t yet eligible for the Lone Star Conference post season, the regular season begins next month.
Newcome Marissa Trezza, transferred to play for the Lady Patriots, and believes she made the right move.
“I was getting recruited during the pandemic I mean the pandemic gave me the opportunity to explore somewhere new. And I wanna get my masters degree so the coaching staff made it such an easy process for me.”
Marissa says she felt right at home on her visit to east Texas, especially with the help from the coaching staff on her studies.
“They were so helpful with communicating getting all the information I needed because I live so far away. The second I got down here for my visit In June I knew this was a place for me. Between the girls I had already met on the team the coaching staff the facilities the masters program that I’m in, everything has been absolutely a dream.”