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.
This week, UTA recognizes the efforts of Krista Rude from UTA Softball. The two-time NFCA All-American Scholar Athlete was 10th in the Sun Belt last season with a .359 batting average and a selection to the league's second team.
In her freshman season, Rude was a NFCA All-Region third team member and a selection to the SBC All-Conference second team.
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