Life of a goalie? Is my life that different? Yes and no. As goalkeeper in our program, my life consists of most of the things the field players do with only a few exceptions. I go to weights with everyone else, and do the same things they do. Fitness (Lord help me) is adjusted to […]Read more "Life of a Goalie: Kristen Francis"
I was born in Jackson, grew up in Jackson, went to high school in Jackson, and now I go to college in Jackson. Contrary to what this track record makes it sound, I am not a homebody. In my first six months of college, I can honestly say that I spent no nights at home […]Read more "Why I Chose Union: Addison Dunn"
Finding a university is a major life milestone and extremely challenging to find that “right” fit. Finding a university with a competitive college soccer team with girls that are in love with Jesus just as much as they love soccer sounds like an impossible task. But is what I found at Union and what makes […]Read more "Why I love Union Women’s Soccer: Austen DeLoach"
During my first semester of senior year I decided to visit Union. I had never heard of the school and with my conversations with Coach Isaac about the school it sounded like the perfect match. The minute I stepped on campus it felt like home. During my college search I had three qualities I looked […]Read more "Why I chose Union: Abbey Jodts"
What I Love About UU Women’s Soccer Some parts of collegiate sports make it seem like it wouldn’t be worth it. Early mornings, fitness testing, and traveling every other week may not sound like the most fun thing to do. However, with Union women’s soccer, this is not the case. There is so much to […]Read more "What I love about UU Women’s Soccer: Anna Venkus"
Playing soccer for this program has been such a blessing for me. Before committing to play soccer at Union, the Union coaches pointed out precisely to me what type of players they are searching for. They are scouting for confidently competitive, contagiously hardworking, positively focused, and passionately caring players. I really admire these values, and […]Read more "What it means to be a Union Women’s Soccer Player"
Coming in as a freshman, I had no idea what to expect. I knew it was going to be a challenge to play at the next level, but I was not sure about the little details that went with playing soccer at Union in the Gulf South Conference. I for sure was not let down […]Read more "Expectation vs. Reality: Madison Wirth"