Lyon gave the Bulldogs an early shock as the Scots scored on a long shot in the first minute to go up 1-0. However, after wearing down the young Lyon team, Union scored two goals late in the first half to take a 2-1 lead at the break. Union never trailed after that and went on to take the match by a 6-2 final.
Scoring goals for the Bulldogs were Kekec Zivkovic with two, Joe Phiri with two, Adrian Yeung with one, and Clovis Simas with one.
Union's next match with be this weekend as the Bulldog's host the Jackson College Soccer Classic on Friday and Saturday. The schedule for the weekend is listed below.
Friday, August 30
5:30 p.m. - Union University TN vs. Williams Baptist College AR
7:30 p.m. - Lambuth University TN vs. Covenant College TN
Saturday, August 31
3:00 p.m. - Lambuth University TN vs. Williams Baptist College AR
5:00 p.m. - Union University TN vs. Covenant College TN