UNION COLLEGE-KY NEWS



[Track & Field] Track & Field Places 4 on NAIA Scholar-Athlete Team
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - The Union College men & women's track & field teams placed four on the 2018 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete Team, the national organization announced.


[Men's Basketball] Union Announces Summer Camp Dates
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. – Union College head men's basketball coach Kevin Burton announced the Bulldogs will host an All Skills Camps this summer at Barbourville High School.


[Women's Soccer] Bulldogs Add Experienced Goalkeeper to 2018 Roster
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - Union College women's soccer head coach Camila Mendes announced the signing of transfer Allison Jones. Jones will join the 2018 campaign after spending a season as a goalie for the Rio Grande (Ohio) RedStorm.


[Golf] Hermansson, Roy Named 2018 NAIA Scholar-Athletes
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. – Union College had a pair of golfers to make the grade and be named 2018 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes with Erik Hermansson (SR/Gothenburg, Sweden) representing the men's team and Lesley Roy (SR/Russell Springs, Ky.) the women.


[Tennis] Four Bulldogs Collect NAIA Scholar-Athlete Honors
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - The Union College men and women's tennis teams placed a total of four on the 2018 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete Team, the national organization announced.


[Men's Track & Field] Bulldogs Compete at NAIA Track Nationals
GULF SHORES, Ala. - Four members of the Union College men's track & field team competed at the NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championship Meet with Santerrius Barlow (SO/Spalding, Ga.) participating in three events.


[Women's Swimming] Lopez Commits to Swim for Bulldogs in 2018-19
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. – Union College women's swimming & diving head coach Rafael Forti announced Sara Lopez signed her letter of intent and will join the team for the 2018-19 season.


[Union] Appalachian Athletic Conference Honors Inkster, Butler
KINGSPORT, Tenn. - A pair of Union College staff members received special recognition at the Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) spring meeting in Kingsport, Tenn. Dr. Larry Inkster is the AAC Faculty Athletic Representative of the Year, while Clay Butler is the AAC Athletic Trainer of the Year.


[Tennis] Three Bulldogs Earn NAIA Tennis All-American Honors
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. – The Union College men and women's tennis teams placed a total of three student-athletes on the 2018 NAIA All-American Team, the national organization announced Tuesday.


[Archery] Ballengee Makes History by Winning Triple Crown
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - Union College sophomore Jillian Ballengee (SO/Parkersburg, W.Va.) made history recently as she became the first individual in United States Collegiate Archery (USCA) history to claim the Triple Crown by winning all three individual national championships in a single academic year.


[Women's Soccer] Bulldogs Sign Forward for 2018 Squad
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - Union College women's soccer head coach Camila Mendes announced Maria Nylund has signed her letter of intent and plans to join the Bulldog program in time for the start of the 2018 season this fall.


[Archery] Union Captures Second USIAC National Championship
CLINTON, Miss. - The Union College archery team claimed their second overall national championship at the United States Intercollegiate Archery Championship (USIAC), which was held May 11-13.


[Men's Tennis] Bulldogs Close Out Season at Nationals
MOBILE, Ala. - The Union College men's tennis team saw its 2018 NAIA National Championship Tournament run come to an end with a 5-1 loss to No. 2 Keiser (Fla.) on Thursday.


[Men's Track & Field] Winfield, 4x100 Relay Team Qualify for Nationals
COLUMBIA, Ky. - The Union College men's track & field team had two more to qualify for the 2018 NAIA National Championship Meet on Friday at the Lindsey Wilson Twilight Meet.


[Softball] Softball Summer Camp Dates Set for June 19-20
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - Union College head softball coach Nicole Felker announced the Bulldog program will host its annual Individual Skills Camp on June 19-20.


[Women's Tennis] Bulldogs' Season Comes to End at Nationals
MOBILE, Ala. – The women's tennis team traveled to Mobile, Ala., to compete at the NAIA 2018 Women's Tennis National Championship. No. 16 Union faced No. 17 Westmont (Calif.) on Tuesday morning and were defeated 7-2 in the opening round.


[Men's Tennis] Union Rallies for 5-4 Win, Advances in NAIA Tournament
MOBILE, Ala. - Mateo Gonzalez (FR/Elche Alicante, Spain) clinched Union's 5-4 victory over No. 15 Westmont (Calif.) to advance to the Round of 16 of the NAIA Men's Tennis National Championship Tournament for the first time since 2011 after dispatching No. 15 Westmont (Calif.) on Tuesday afternoon at Mobile Tennis Center in Mobile, Ala.


[Cheerleading] Adams Signs on to Cheer on the Bulldogs in 2018-19
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - Union College cheer coach Lisa Napier announced the addition of Chelsea Adams for the 2018-19 Bulldog squad.


[Women's Soccer] Union Announces Women's Soccer Summer Camp Date
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. – Union College women's soccer program announced its summer camp will take place on Saturday, July 21, at Williamson Stadium.


[Baseball] Neal Earns CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - Union College junior Daniel Neal (JR/London, Ky.) earned a spot on the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-District 2 College Division Baseball Team, selected by CoSIDA.


[Softball] Gore Named to Academic All-District Team
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. – Union College sophomore Makala Gore (SO/Little River, S.C.) earned a spot on the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-District Softball Team, selected by CoSIDA.


[Cheerleading] Brown Commits to Join Union Cheer in 2018-19
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - Union College cheer coach Lisa Napier announced the addition of Kaylan Brown for the 2018-19 Bulldog squad.


[Women's Basketball] Union Announces Summer Camp Dates
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. – Union College head women's basketball coach Tim Curry announced the Bulldogs' team camp and individual skill camp dates for the summer.


[Baseball] Bulldogs Announce 2018 Summer Camp Dates
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. – The Union College baseball program announced it will host summer camps at the end of May into the beginning of June at Jerry W. Carey Stadium on Union's campus.


[Men's Tennis] Bulldogs Enter NAIA Tournament as No. 18 Seed
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Union College men's tennis team earned an at-large bid into the 2018 NAIA Men's Tennis National Championship, the organization announced on Monday. The event will be held from May 15-19 in Mobile, Ala. at the Mobile Tennis Center.