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Meet the Bulldogs: Jon Sain and Charlstyn Beard
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Meet the Bulldogs: Jon Sain and Charlstyn Beard

Jon Sain Jon Sain decided in eighth grade that he wanted to play golf at the collegiate level, and worked hard throughout high school to make that dream a reality. Sain, a freshman business management major and member of the men’s golf team, was drawn to Union because it was close to his hometown of Bolivar, Tennessee, and because of Union’s […]

Senior spotlight: Jim Martin and Kelly Robey
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Senior spotlight: Jim Martin and Kelly Robey

Jim Martin Jim Martin, senior mathematics major and first basemen, has been playing baseball since he was only four years old. “I can’t ever remember not playing baseball,” Martin said. “It’s been a huge part of my life from the beginning.” Martin, originally from Ajax, Ontario, learned about Union University while playing baseball for a travel team that often brought him to […]

Union hires new assistant volleyball coach
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Union hires new assistant volleyball coach

The Union University athletics department has recently hired a new assistant volleyball coach to start in the fall. Jenna Kelley, a graduate from University of Tennessee Martin, was announced to be the new assistant coach for Union’s volleyball team. “Volleyball is one of my biggest passions,” Kelley said. After graduating from college in 2012, with bachelors degree in political science, […]

Residence Life hosts Field Day, Grey takes Union Cup
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Residence Life hosts Field Day, Grey takes Union Cup

On Monday, April 27, Union University’s Residence Life department hosted Field Day for its students to participate in, striving to bring home the Union Cup. In the end, Grey walked away victorious. Not only did the residents of Grey walk away with a trophy, they also walked away with a steak dinner. Among the different dorm buildings, Grey and Ayers […]

Softball concludes season at Gulf South Conference tournament
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Softball concludes season at Gulf South Conference tournament

On Thursday, April 30, the Lady Bulldogs softball team traveled to Valdosta, Georgia, to compete in the Gulf South Conference tournament. Union was seeded fifth, and their first game of the tournament was against the fourth seed, Shorter University (Georgia). The game began at 11:30 a.m. In the bottom of the third inning Shorter scored two runs to take the 2-0 […]

Trae Bain and Whitney Christian pose for portraits. | Photo by Victor Miller, staff photographer.
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Get to know the Bulldogs: Trae Bain and Whitney Christian

  Trae Bain At age four, Trae Bain, junior exercise major, picked up a T-ball and began his journey into the world of baseball. “From then on, it was pretty much my life,” Bain said. Later, he played basketball and baseball and now plays first base and pitches on Union’s team. Bain said he loves the complete focus necessary for athletics, […]

Bell and Hazlehurst complete Boston Marathon
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Bell and Hazlehurst complete Boston Marathon

Thousands of cheering spectators lined the 26.2-mile course of the Boston Marathon on Monday, April 20. In Jackson, Tennessee, and on Union’s campus, many others joined in support of their own runners: Audrey Hazlehurst, first year pharmacy student, and Bailey Bell, junior economics major. Bell finished the race number 3,024 overall with a time of 3:01. He said he didn’t […]