JACKSON, Tenn. - 10/4/2005 - The Union University volleyball team remained in a tie for first in the TranSouth Conference with a 3-0 (30-15, 30-17, 30-23) win over Trevecca Nazarene University. Union improved to 11-5 overall and are 3-1 in the TranSouth. Trevecca Nazerene falls to 5-12 overall and 1-5 in league play. With the win, Union remains tied with Martin Methodist for first place with identical 3-1 league records.
Union didn't waste anytime in getting back on the winning track as they quickly topped the Lady Trojans in three games. Union took an early lead of 9-2 in the first game. In the second game, Union led by as many as 20 points when the score reached 22-2. Trevecca Nazarene rallied back in that second game with 15 points, but didn't get any closer. In the final game, Union and Trevecca Nazarene went back and forth for most of the game, until Union pulled away late.
Up next for Union will be a key showdown with Freed-Hardeman University. Union hosts the Lady Lions on Thursday at 7:00 pm.
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