Jackson, Tenn. - 8/30/2003 - The Union University volleyball team has a 4-0 start to the 2003 season. Their four victories in the John Brown Tournament in Siloam Springs, Arkansas earned the Lady Bulldogs the tournament championship.
On Saturday, Union started the day by defeating Oklahoma Wesleyan University 30-20, 28-30, 30-20, 30-21. In the championship game, Union defeated the host team, John Brown University, 30-22, 30-24, 30-23. Gladys Wandera, a junior college transfer from Texas, was named the tournament MVP. Wandera tallied 16 kills in the championship game.
The Lady Bulldogs defeated Dillard University 30-19, 30-22, 30-15 and also topped College of the Ozarks 30-18, 30-19, 30-24 on Friday to open the tournament.
Union plays again on Wednesday, September 3 at Bethel College in McKenzie, Tennessee. Union's first home match is 2:00 pm Friday, September 5 during the Union University Invitational.
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