Sports

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.        ...

 

UWG Volleyball Drops Home Opener to Lee

UWG Volleyball Drops Home Opener to Lee

       The UWG Volleyball team lost their home opener against Lee University, getting swept 3-0 at the Coliseum. The Wolves were pummeled by Silvia Sartori and Alex Reuter, whose 28 points combined matched UWG’s amount...

 

Renee Montgomery: Living the Dream

Renee Montgomery: Living the Dream

           With a collegiate national championship in 2009, two WNBA championships in 2015 and 2017, and an illustrious decade-long professional career under her belt, Renee Montgomery of the Atlanta Dream is one...

 

UWG Football Wins Season Opener

UWG Football Wins Season Opener

Photo Courtesy: Justin Hodges The UWG Football team defeated the Catawba Indians in their season opener in dominant fashion with a score of 34-3 in front of 3,200 fans at University Stadium. Star running back Devontae Jackson had 19 carries...

 

Team USA: The Fab 5

Being a part of Team USA Cheer may be a dream to some but is a reality for five UWG students. This may not come as a surprise to some. Last year both coed and all-girl cheer teams were the UCA Champions, with co-ed being...

 
 
 
 

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