Daniel Shafer was one of UTSA’s top relief pitchers early in the 2022 season.
The junior right-hander from Willis, Texas appeared in 16 games in relief and recorded a 3-1 record with five saves and a 3.29 ERA.
Shafer went a stretch of six straight appearances without allowing an earned run. He did not pitch after April 24 due to an injury.
UTSA’s Garrett Poston batted .311 in 43 games including 35 starts with two home runs and 26 RBIs.
The sophomore from Clear Creek High School in League City in the Houston area led UTSA in on-base percentage at .450 with the help of 26 walks.
Leyton Barry led UTSA in batting in 2022 at .343 and held down the starting second base position. He also had 38 RBIs and a team-high seven stolen bases in 56 games.
In 2021 he batted a team-best .382 with four home runs and 27 RBIs in 31 games.
A 6-foot-2 junior from Houston, he went to IMG Academy in Florida in high school.
Jonathan Tapia played in 56 of 58 UTSA games in 2022, seeing time mostly at third base but also playing in other infield spots and in the outfield.
The senior from O’Connor High School batted .309 with six home runs and 50 RBIs in 2022. In 2021, he batted .295 with 24 RBIs in 46 games.