Sports

UWG Basketball Aims High in First Season Under New Head Coach

UWG Basketball Aims High in First Season Under New Head Coach

The UWG men’s basketball team is entering the inaugural season of newly signed head coach Dave Moore, replacing Michael Cooney who accepted a full-time position with the UWG Department of Athletics Administration after a decade as the head...

 

UWG Football Sustains Perfection with Senior Day Victory

UWG Football Sustains Perfection with Senior Day Victory

The UWG men’s football team defeated Delta State by a score of 29-17 extending their perfect record to a mark of 10-0 on the season. It was a rare comeback victory for the Wolves against a team with one win on the season; but it was a win...

 

A Look into UWG Women’s Tennis Program: Fall 2018

A Look into UWG Women’s Tennis Program: Fall 2018

     Even in the off-season the UWG Women’s tennis team maintains a busy schedule of workouts, practices and competition matches to excel at their sport.        The team traveled to their first competition...

 

The Hunt for Perfection: UWG Football moves to 8-0 after Homecoming Win

The Hunt for Perfection: UWG Football moves to 8-0 after Homecoming Win

UWG football’s quest for perfection is still contemporary after their 27-25 win over West Alabama. Nearly 3,700 people filled up University Stadium in a white-out themed Homecoming game for the Wolves and were presented with the Wolves’...

 

Trying Something New: First-Year Cross Country Runner Commits to UWG

Trying Something New: First-Year Cross Country Runner Commits to UWG

        The road traveled to becoming a collegiate athlete typically involves rigorous training and typically competing in a respective sport from adolescence. For Grovetown High School senior Carlos Rodriguez, a different...

 

From Nothin’ to Somethin’: The Atlanta Braves are Back

From Nothin’ to Somethin’: The Atlanta Braves are Back

      In the Atlanta Braves’ four year absence from the MLB postseason they managed to build one of the most heralded collection of young players in the league. Patience has been the keyword throughout the rebuild.    ...

 

The Life of a Volunteer Trainer

The Life of a Volunteer Trainer

    Hannah Braxton, a volunteer trainer for the UWG football team, spends nearly 40 hours a week working with the football team. She attends six-hour practices three times a week along with her 10-hour days during game day, and...

 

Highlight on UWG’s Newest Strength & Conditioning Coach

Highlight on UWG’s Newest Strength & Conditioning Coach

      Troy Johnson is the newest addition to UWG’s Strength and Conditioning staff.         Within his first two months at UWG, Johnson has already made a lasting impact in the weight room with his energetic...

 

Hollywood LeBron: Student Athlete Shows Dark Reality of College Athletics

Hollywood LeBron: Student Athlete Shows Dark Reality of College Athletics

          In 1964 Walter Byers, the Executive Producer of the NCAA at the time, fabricated the term “student-athlete”, as part of a piteous plot to prevent college athletes from being considered professionals; and...

 

Why West: The Hoop Hoop

Why West: The Hoop Hoop

         Freshman basketball player Tommaso Gini, an Italian native, moved across the globe in 2016 to achieve his dream of playing basketball at a collegiate level and chose to do so at UWG.        ...

 
 
 
 

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