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Bulldog Madness kicks off 2014-2015 basketball season
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Bulldog Madness kicks off 2014-2015 basketball season

On Thursday, Oct. 23 at 8 p.m. the men’s and women’s basketball teams will make their first appearance of the season in front of the student body and Union community. Katie Woodruff, senior women’s administrator, is in charge of the event and has been for the last several years. “The idea of the event is to get people excited about […]

Get to know the bulldogs: Abigail Berends and Bailey Bell
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Get to know the bulldogs: Abigail Berends and Bailey Bell

Abigail Berends Abigail Berends, affectionately known as Abby, is recognized as being one half of the women’s cross country team Berends duo. However, few may know that Berends is actually one third of the Berends’ triplets. She and her sisters hail from Hudsonville, Michigan. Berends is a special education major and has a love for helping people. “I really like […]

Soccer teams come up short in Thursday night play
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Soccer teams come up short in Thursday night play

Union University men’s and women’s soccer faced off against Ouachita Baptist and the University of West Georgia on Thursday, Oct. 16. The men’s soccer team traveled to Arkadelphia, Arkansas to play Ouachita Baptist University Thursday night. The outcome of the game was not in the favor of the Bulldogs as the Ouachita Baptist Tigers won 2-1. Ouachita scored the first goal […]

Volleyball travels to Florida for conference crossover tournament
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Volleyball travels to Florida for conference crossover tournament

This past weekend, the women’s volleyball team travelled to Winter Park, Fla. to play in the 2014 Rollins College Crossover Tournament. The tournament was a crossover between two Division II conferences: the Gulf South Conference and the Sunshine State Conference. The Gulf South Conference teams that participated in the tournament included: Union, Christian Brothers University from Memphis, University of West Alabama from […]

Golf teams prepare for upcoming tournaments
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Golf teams prepare for upcoming tournaments

The midpoint of the semester often allows a chance for reflection, a chance for evaluation, a chance to make new goals. That is the case for the men’s and women’s golf teams. “Now that our fall season is closing with this upcoming tournament, I am looking forward to having a good end to this part of our year,” says KayCee […]

Student-athletes travel, compete during fall break
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Student-athletes travel, compete during fall break

Over fall break many students traveled home to visit with loved ones, while many student-athletes traveled to other schools and places for competitions this past weekend. Men’s and women’s cross country, volleyball and men’s and women’s soccer spent fall break playing different Gulf South Conference opponents with the hope of adding wins to their records. The cross country teams first […]

Senior Spotlight: Ann Elizabeth Lynch and Trey Scogin
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Senior Spotlight: Ann Elizabeth Lynch and Trey Scogin

Ann Elizabeth Lynch Ann Elizabeth Lynch, a senior member of women’s golf team at Union, is driven by a challenge. She will graduate one year early after juggling three years of 18-hour semesters, playing on the golf team and working multiple part-time jobs. Lynch, a business management major and marketing minor, continues her family’s legacy of attending Union — her […]