JACKSON, Tenn. - 10/14/2006 - In just their 24th contest of the season, the Union University Lady Bulldog volleyball team notched their 20th win of the season by defeated the University of the Cumberlands (Ky.) 3-0 (32-30, 30-20, 30-23). Union moves to 20-4 on the season while the Cumberlands fall to 14-12 on the season.
Last season, first year head coach Steven Gream started his coaching career having to field a team with only two returning players. He did so and posted a winning record of 19-18 on the season in 2005. This year, with seven matches remaining in the regular season, Gream and his Lady Bulldogs of 2006 have surpased last season's win total.
Currently, Union sits in third place at 7-3 in the conference standings, just two games behind leader Martin Methodist (7-1).
Up next for Union will be a conference match with crosstown rival Lambuth on Monday, October 16 at 7:00 pm at Lambuth. Union will then play a conference match versus Bethel College (Tenn.) on Tuesday, October 17 at 3:00 pm at Union, with a non-conference match versus Williams Baptist College (Ark.) at 7:00 pm at Union on the same day.
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