Sports

The 2016 Wolves

The West Georgia Wolves ended their season against the West Florida Argonauts. After a season filled with such high hopes, National Championship aspirations ended in an ended earlier  than most would have expected. The Wolves were plagued...

 

A new quarterback in town

A new quarterback in town

The UWG Wolves have found their future quarterback in redshirt freshman Willie Candler. After a lackluster season with the first seven games, which resulted in a 4-3 record, Head Coach Will Hall gave the nod to the 19-year-old dual-threat quarterback....

 

Wolves Hold High Expectations with Season Tip Off Nearing

Wolves Hold High Expectations with Season Tip Off Nearing

The defending Gulf South Conference (GSC) champions expect big things this upcoming season, which begins on Nov. 5. The Wolves are coming off a season where they went 22-9 and won the GSC title for the third time and the first time since 2001....

 

Braves Close Turner Field with Win

Braves Close Turner Field with Win

The Braves ended their tenure at Turner Field with a 1-0 win against the Detroit Tigers October 2. The Atlanta Braves had a terrible season and were ranked in the bottom five of the Major League Power Index throughout the entire year, only going...

 

Women’s Golf Victorious in Myrtle Beach

The UWG Women’s golf team is continuing their impressive season by beating 16 other teams at the Myrtle Beach Intercollegiate tournament on Oct. 3-4. It was UWG’s first tournament win as a team in nearly a year. The Wolves finished with...

 

Wolves Hit the Road to Take on Rival Blazers

Wolves Hit the Road to Take on Rival Blazers

The Wolves travel down to South Georgia to take on the Valdosta State Blazers in their annual battle for the Peach Basket. UWG is currently riding a three game win streak against their rivals from Lowndes County over the past two seasons. The...

 

Jose Fernandez: A Success Story Ended Too Soon

Jose Fernandez: A Success Story Ended Too Soon

At 24 years old, Jose Fernandez, a Major League Baseball (MLB) player for the Miami Marlins, died in a boating accident Sept. 25. SportsCenter anchors reported his body was near an overturned boat just off the shore of South Beach. Two of his...

 

UWG Soccer Player Named Gulf South’s Player of the Week

Susana Abundiz, forward for UWG’s women’s soccer team, was recently named Gulf South Conference Player of the Week. With eight goals under her belt and half the season being underway, it is clear to see why league officials chose Abundiz...

 

Junior Zed Brown Helps The Wolves To Victory

Junior Zed Brown Helps The Wolves To Victory

The season has just started and safety Zed Brown has tackled the charts with 7 tackles and a 65-yard interception along with a touchdown. Two years ago, being a freshman on special teams was not easy for Brown. However, he worked hard to establish...

 

Sports Round-Up

UWG Sports is in full swing in late-September with many different events happening for the athletic programs. Football: A surging UWG football team dives back into conference play on the road against North Alabama Saturday, Oct. 1. UWG is ranked...

 
 
 
 

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