May 15, 2018
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 junior catcher, Will Olson!
Olson, a native of Sherman, Texas, is a double major as a business and finance major, sporting a 3.83 cumulative GPA. Olson was named first-team CoSIDA Academic All-District last week and is eligible to repeat as an Academic All-America selection, where he was tabbed third team in 2017.
On the diamond, Olson has hit .280 as a junior with 11 doubles, seven homers and 29 RBI. In his 118-game career, Olson has hit .285 with 21 doubles, nine homers and 65 RBI, stealing two bases.
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.com/texastrustcu or Twitter at @texastrustcu.
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