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Men’s and women’s basketball victorious over CBU
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Men’s and women’s basketball victorious over CBU

On Thursday, Feb. 25 the men’s and women’s basketball teams were victorious over Christian Brothers University. The Union University men’s basketball team finished the regular season Thursday night by bringing home a 75-62 win against CBU. Within the first minute of the game, Union’s Marterrace Brock, junior guard and sports management major, hit a three pointer, however Christian Brothers was able to push […]

Intramural basketball season underway despite icy weather delay
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Intramural basketball season underway despite icy weather delay

Union University intramurals started back up this past week with its first sport of the new semester. Basketball season is now underway after a week long delay from the icy weather conditions the city recently experienced. The projected start of the season was Feb. 15, but had to be rescheduled for Feb. 22. “We are always excited to get intramurals started […]

Softball splits games at Cumberland
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Softball splits games at Cumberland

Union University’s softball team traveled to Lebanon, Tennessee, on Feb. 25, to play a double header against Cumberland University. Despite the rainy, cold weather conditions, the Lady Bulldogs came out on top in the first game. In the first inning, Union brought in three runs to make the score 3-0. The Lady Bulldogs had a strong defensive game as well. […]

Union teams compete despite winter weather
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Union teams compete despite winter weather

Despite a week of winter weather, Union competed in multiple games against various teams in softball, baseball, and basketball, with women’s basketball clinching the 2015 Gulf South Conference Regular Season title and number one seed in the conference tournament in their game Feb 19. The softball and baseball teams competed against Mississippi College in Clinton, Mississippi. On Feb. 19 the softball team […]

Men’s and women’s basketball, baseball and softball travel for conference games
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Men’s and women’s basketball, baseball and softball travel for conference games

This weekend, men’s and women’s basketball, baseball and softball, will all be away competing despite the cold temperatures and winter weather. The recent weather caused the softball games against Maryville University scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 18th to be cancelled, changes that Whitney Christian, a junior public relations major and short stop for the softball team, said are “just part of being […]

Eight students featured for basketball Senior Night
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Eight students featured for basketball Senior Night

The Union University basketball teams have spent countless hours in Fred Delay Gymnasium this season, but for eight seniors, Thursday night’s game might be the last time they play in that gym. Thursday, Feb. 19, the Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs take on University of North Alabama for their final home game of the 2014-2015 regular season. There are eight seniors […]

Senior Spotlight: Amber Rechis and Corieon Pearson
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Senior Spotlight: Amber Rechis and Corieon Pearson

Amber Rechis Senior Amber Rechis’s love for basketball began with her elementary school carpet league. “I had kind of been in cheerleading and my parents were like ‘no, we think you should go to basketball camp,’” Rechis said. “At first I hated it, but by the end of that week I couldn’t imagine not playing ball,” After high school, the […]