Union outscored Berry 48-23 in the first half and made that margin stand up as the Lady Bulldogs defeated the Lady Vikings 86-63. Union, ranked No. 2 in the latest NAIA polls, improves to 16-1 overall and 3-0 in conference play. Berry falls to 13-5 and 1-2 in the TranSouth.
Union boasted only two players in double figures, however all but one player scored for the Lady Bulldogs. Jessica Henson led all scorers with 25 points and a team high seven rebounds. Ginger Byrant added 14 for Union in the win. Sheri Brooks of Berry scored 20 points, Whitney Deal added 19, and Cori Cason scored 12.
Lee University comes to Jackson as the next Lady Bulldog opponent. Union battle Lee and former Union assistant Tiffany Hill on Saturday at 2:00 p.m.