JACKSON, Tenn. - 9/21/2006 - After an 11-0 start to the 2006 season, the fourth best start in program history, the Union University Lady Bulldogs dropped their first match of the season to conference foe Lyon College (Ark.) 3-0 (30-21, 30-25, 30-26). Union falls to 11-1 overall and 3-1 in the TranSouth, while Lyon improves to 9-3 overall and 2-0 in league play.
In the match, Union played with out Edith Mendoza who missed the match for family reasons. Mendoza is currently third on the team in kills and second in blocks.
Union has a very busy week ahead as they play four matches next week, three of which are conference matches. Union starts out on the road at Williams Baptist College (Ark.) and Martin Methodist College (Tenn.) on Monday and Tuesday. The Lady Bulldogs then come back home to play Trevecca Nazarene University (Tenn.) on Thursday at 7:00 pm and then Cumberland University (Tenn.) on Saturday at 1:00 pm.
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