Texas Trust Scholar-Athlete of the Week

Nov. 28, 2017

ARLINGTON, Texas - Each week, the UTA Athletic Department spotlights a Texas Trust Scholar-Athlete of the Week to showcase the excellence in academic achievement of its student-athletes. Today, learn all about UTA sophomore distance runner Bailey Balmer.

Balmer, a native of Yardley, Penn., competes on both the women's cross country and track and field teams. Balmer is a public relations major with a 3.531 cumulative GPA. She was one of the team's top runners this fall, competing in all six meets this year including the Sun Belt Conference Championships and the NCAA South Central Regional. Last spring, she ran the 5000 meters and 10,000 meters at the Sun Belt Conference Outdoor Championships.

About Texas Trust Credit Union
Texas Trust Credit Union was created in 1936 by a small group of Chance Vought Aircraft Corporation employees. Today, more than 84,500 members are served through checking and savings accounts; loans (personal, mortgage, auto, and small business); credit cards; insurance products; and investment services. Texas Trust Credit Union supports UTA through its "Spirit Debit Rewards" program. With every purchase made with a Spirit Debit Card, funds are donated to the general athletic scholarship fund. To date, Texas Trust has donated over $50,000. Residents of Dallas, Ellis, Henderson, Johnson, and Tarrant counties are served through 16 locations in Mansfield, Arlington, Grand Prairie, Cedar Hill, Midlothian, DeSoto, Hurst, and Athens. Texas Trust is the 18th largest credit union in Texas. For more information, visit TexasTrustCU.org or follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/texastrustcu or Twitter at @texastrustcu.


 

 

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