Sports

Harlem Globetrotters coming to the Coliseum

Harlem Globetrotters coming to the Coliseum

Photo Courtesy of JP Fleming On Mar. 2 at 7:00 PM the legendary Harlem Globetrotters will be performing right here in Carrollton. For the 3rd time since 2010, the Coliseum will be hosting one of history’s greatest entertainers in a night that...

 

Building a Tradition: One Match At A Time

Building a Tradition: One Match At A Time

Photo Credits: University communications and marketing The UWG Tennis team is preparing for their 2017-2018 season in what they hope will be another stepping stone in the program’s future.            Michael...

 

Local Couple Tackles UWG’s Mardi Gras 5K

Local Couple Tackles UWG’s Mardi Gras 5K

Photo Credit: Anna-Maria Palma         On Feb. 17, the Graduate Assistants of the University of West Georgia held the Inaugural Mardi Gras 5K at UWG’s Athletic Complex. The project manager of this event, Sarah McDaniel,...

 

What is the next step for the Falcons?

What is the next step for the Falcons?

        What can the Atlanta Falcons improve on in the upcoming season? Is it time for the Falcons to pursue going a new quarterback or obtain a new offensive coordinator? The Falcons and their fans...

 

A fight to regain the Gold

A fight to regain the Gold

  Photo Credits: Dominick Diprenda        The National champion cheerleading team is back from the ESPN Wide World of Sports and has brought home more gold. The UWG cheerleading team now has 22 national titles...

 

From kickoff to tipoff Intramurals Sports is taking off

       UWG’s new additions to the competitive sports program staff has helped the intramural sports program grow and prosper. One of the additions acquired this year is Brandon Barnes, the Graduate...

 

In a State of Heartache

In a State of Heartache

A look back at Georgia sports teams who nearly won it all but lost.          With Sunday’s Super Bowl fresh on everyone’s mind there is one thing that sports fans in Georgia have not quickly forgotten. Defeat. Being...

 

Capping off a Hall of Fame Career

Capping off a Hall of Fame Career

         The end of the fall semester marked the end of an era for UWG Athletics. Eddie Duffey, Senior Associate Athletic Administrator, retired after spending 10 years with the program. Duffey, over his tenure, has...

 

Georgia State’s D’Marcus Simonds has NBA Future in Sight

Georgia State’s D’Marcus Simonds has NBA Future in Sight

        Of all the collegiate basketball players in the state of Georgia, the brightest potential to make it onward to the NBA likely resides in downtown Atlanta. Georgia State’s D’Marcus Simonds has been dominating...

 

Mardi Gras 5K

Mardi Gras 5K

        On Feb. 17, 2018 the Graduate Assistants of the University of West Georgia will be hosting the first ever Mardi Gras 5K in Carrollton, Ga. The event will be hosted at the University of West Georgia’s athletic...

 
 
 
 

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