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Baseball and softball teams to take on West Georgia at home
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Baseball and softball teams to take on West Georgia at home

The Union University baseball and softball teams will each host the University of West Georgia teams in a series this weekend. The Bulldogs will face the University of West Georgia Wolves on Sunday, April 26 at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. and again on Monday at 2 p.m. “They’ll be a very good team, just like the others that we’ve […]

Men’s and women’s golf teams compete in GSC Championships
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Men’s and women’s golf teams compete in GSC Championships

The Union men’s and women’s golf teams traveled to Tunica, Mississippi, on April 20 and 21 to compete in the Gulf South Conference Championships. The 54-hole event started Monday morning, April 20. The women’s team goal going in to the tournament was to play smart, to not let the windy conditions and muddy courses affect their play and to give […]

Women’s soccer seeks spring-season improvements
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Women’s soccer seeks spring-season improvements

The women’s soccer team is using their spring season as a transition period prior to the upcoming fall season. The women have competed in games against other schools during the “off” season, including a home game on Wednesday, April 22, against Trevecca Nazarene University. “I am excited to play in our spring game,” said Honeye Heydari, junior nursing major and center […]

Union students to run the Boston Marathon
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Union students to run the Boston Marathon

Today, two Union students will fulfill every long-distance runner’s dream: running the Boston Marathon. Audrey Hazlehurst, first year pharmacy student, and Bailey Bell, junior economics major, are traveling to Boston with their families to run the race. Both are from Jackson, Tennessee and members of Union’s cross country team. The Boston Marathon, the world’s oldest annual marathon, takes runners on […]

Athletic training students host Tour of Jackson bike ride
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Athletic training students host Tour of Jackson bike ride

The participants of the Tour of Jackson Bike Ride were able to see the parts of Jackson that many people do not see, and they see them up close and personal. Union’s Athletic Training Student Organization (ATSO) held its 3rd annual Tour of Jackson Bike Ride on Saturday, April 11. The ride consisted of four different routes that riders could […]

Women’s soccer fundraises for mission trip to Costa Rica
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Women’s soccer fundraises for mission trip to Costa Rica

Union University women’s soccer team held a ‘parent’s night out fundraiser’ on Friday, April 17 to help fund a mission trip to Costa Rica in July 2015. Parents dropped their children off at the soccer field where the team and head coach, Isaac Brooks watched them. Older children participated in soccer drills and other activities, while younger children played games […]

Baseball and softball to face University of Alabama Huntsville this weekend
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Baseball and softball to face University of Alabama Huntsville this weekend

As their conference season starts to come to a close, the Union baseball and softball teams prepare to travel and compete against the University of Alabama Huntsville Chargers this coming weekend. The Lady Bulldogs have a tough weekend ahead of them as they take on the No. 2 team in the GSC, UAH. The Chargers enter this weekend with an […]