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Union athletes receive GSC weekly award
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Union athletes receive GSC weekly award

MiKalla Cotton|Cardinal & Cream Elise Seufert, a junior social work major on the volleyball team, and Emily Waggoner, a junior athletic training major on the women’s soccer team, were recognized by the Gulf South Conference this past week for their athletic performance during the first week of play for both teams. Seufert earned the title Defensive Player of the Week […]

Athletic teams spend off season preparing for competition in the GSC
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Athletic teams spend off season preparing for competition in the GSC

Union University’s athletic teams work hard to be competitive during the regular season. That same drive that helps them to do well during their games is carried into their off season as well. Even though the teams do not have cheering fans and they are not traveling from place to place to play other teams, Union’s teams stay busy maintaining […]

Senior spotlight: Andrew Knight and Savannah Hughes
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Senior spotlight: Andrew Knight and Savannah Hughes

Andrew Knight Andrew Knight, a senior business management major from Princeton, Ky. is a member of the men’s golf team. Knight has played golf for 11 years and chose to come to Union because he wanted to go to a small Christian school with a good golf team, where he could make an impact right away. As a freshman, Knight played in eight tournaments and […]

Season outlooks: women’s soccer, cross country and women’s golf
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Season outlooks: women’s soccer, cross country and women’s golf

Union’s women’s soccer, cross country and golf teams are optimistic about their upcoming seasons. Women’s Soccer The women’s soccer team, led by head coach, Isaac Brooks, and assistant coach, Julie Stauffer, aim to compete in the Gulf South Conference and make over 32 goals this year. “This is probably one of the most fit teams we have had come in […]

Get to know the Bulldogs: Kayleigh Patterson and Will Donelson
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Get to know the Bulldogs: Kayleigh Patterson and Will Donelson

Kayleigh Patterson, a sophomore public relations major, is a forward on the women’s soccer team. Patterson is from Olive Branch, Miss. and has been playing soccer for 15 years. Patterson appreciates being an athlete at Union because of the opportunity it presents to be a Christian light to other schools. “I chose Union because of the Christian community. I love knowing that […]

Volunteer Assistant Golf Coach, Don Morris, and Head Coach, Andy Rushing, oversee practice Sept. 3, 2014. | Photo by Meg Rushing
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Season outlook: men’s golf, volleyball and men’s soccer

Union’s golf, volleyball and soccer teams approach their upcoming season optimistically as each team aims for lofty goals. The men’s golf team is led by head coach Andy Rushing and assistant coach Don Morris. Together, they train the seven-player team. Within the team, there is heated competition. Only five players get to participate in a tournament for the team at […]

Union University Athletics participates in ALS ice bucket challenge
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Union University Athletics participates in ALS ice bucket challenge

Union University’s Athletic Department has recently shown much support for the fight against Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis by participating in the ALS “Ice Bucket Challenge.” “It started with our conference; the Gulf South Conference did a mascot challenge. So, Buster participated. We were challenged by Shorter University, and then after we did it, we challenged Valdosta State,” said Steven Aldridge, Union’s […]