Former Mexia Ladycat softball player, Cheyenne Thompson, had a good freshman season for the No. 3 ranked University of Texas-Tyler Patriots (44-4).
UT-Tyler went undefeated in the American Southwest Conference and won their regional and super regionals games and will be playing in the NCAA DIII Softball Championship starting today against St. John Fisher College.
During the regular season, Thompson batted .424 as an outfielder and has started the Patriots last 14 games, including nine of those during the team’s playoff run so far.
Also during the last 14 games, she has collected 21 hits in 39 plate appearances for an average of .538 with 13 runs scored, 16 RBI, five doubles and a homerun, along with six stolen bases and has been hit by a pitch five times.