Each Week Of The 2017-18 Academic Year Texas Trust Recognizes The UTA Scholar Athlete Of The Week
Junior Aaron Guanlao jumped 19 spots to tie for 24th on Tuesday.
The Mavericks shot a two-round total of 612 on Day 1.
The Mavericks are one of 15 teams playing in the 32nd annual tournament.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2017-18): Appeared in one tournament and finished tied for 23rd at the Texas Intercollegiate in Westworth Village, Texas ... posted scores of 74-76-75 to finish with a 9-over par 225.
AS A FRESHMAN (2016-17): Played his first-ever tournament with UTA at the 32nd annual Louisiana Classics in February ... Tied for a season-best 70th after carding a +19 235 (78-79-78) ... Competed as an individual at the Bob Sitton Invitational in March ... Registered a 78.67 scoring average in two events ... earned Sun Belt Conference Academic Honor Roll honors.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2016 graduate of Martin High School ... a 3-time team MVP (2014-2016) ... 2013 Underclassman of the Year ... First team All-District ... Second team All-District ... Regional Team qualifier (2013-2016) ... Golfweek Magazine Golfer of the Week ... Social Studies National Honor Society member ... Spanish National Honor Society member.
PERSONAL: Physics major and Aerospace Engineering minor ... Son of Michael and Kerri Billingsley ... Has one brother, Jack.
MG: Guanlao claims medalist honors at US Open qualifier
MG: Mavericks fall in Sun Belt match play semis
MG: UTA finishes second in Sun Belt stroke play
MG: Mavericks among leaders after Day 2 in Florida
MG: UTA one stroke off lead at Sun Belt Championships
MG: UTA hoping experience leads to success