SIGNIFICANT CAREER STATS
|25 Tye Coats
Saw great deal of action both in the circle and in the batter's box ... Finished the season with a 7-13 record and 3.66 ERA in 111 innings pitched ... Ranked among the Big 12 leaders in saves with two to tie with teammate Ashly Jacobs for team-high honors ... Hit her first career home run while going 2-for-3 with an RBI against Utah in the ASU Kajikawa Classic ... Keyed Tech's first win over Oregon State at the Fullerton Worth Tournament by throwing a complete game, allowing just three hits and one run along with three strike outs for her first career win and had an RBI single and was part of a key double steal that allowed the Red Raiders to score the potential-winning run in that game ... Helped Tech to a win by striking out six batters in three innings of relief against UC Davis ... Struck out two Longhorns in relief, including the potential winning run to help Tech to its first ever victory over Texas in Lubbock ... Threw a career-best 9 innings while striking out five to help Tech to a come-from-behind win over Iowa State, also at home.
Played all four years for Rockwall High School's varsity squad and earned three most valuable player honors for the regional champion squad (2004 and 2005) and capped off her high school career with the 2006 Pitcher of the Year award ... A member of the National Honors Society while in high school.
Born October 13, 1988, to parents Lonnie and Rosa Coats ... Father owns an automotive business and mother has devoted her time to raising their three children, Tye's older brother, Lonnie, Jr. and older sister, Starr ... Her father was once a professional wrestler who's nickname was KillerCoats (no fooling) ... Enjoys horseback riding ... Is an Exercise Sports Science major who one day hopes to coach.