quick facts

Location:
1050 Union University Drive
Jackson, Tennessee 38305
Phone: (731) 661-5130
Fax: (731) 661-5182
Founded:
1823
Enrollment:
3747
Nickname:
Bulldogs
Colors:
Red & White
Affiliation:
NAIA
Conference:
TranSouth Conference
Acting Director of Athletics:
Tommy Sadler (tsadler@uu.edu)
Office Phone: (731) 661-5218
Athletic Secretary:
Teresa Thomas (tthomas@uu.edu)
Office Phone: (731) 661-5130
Sports Information Director:
Steven Aldridge (saldridg@uu.edu)
Office Phone: (731) 661-5027
Office Fax: (731) 661-5182
Website:
www.uu.edu/athletics

Coaching Staff:
Head Coach: Dr. David Blackstock (1st Season)
Office Phone: (731) 661-5277
Office Email: dblackst@uu.edu
Alma Mater: Union University (1964)
Record at Union: 0-0 (1st season)
Career Record: 0-0 (1st season)

Assistant Coach: Steven Gream (1st Season)
Office Phone: (731) 661-5451
Office Email: sgream@uu.edu
Alma Mater: Union University (2000)

Stadium/Facility:
Field: Fesmire Field (Lighted)
Capacity: 400
Dimensions: L-210, C-210, R-210, Alley-210
Press Box Phone: (731) 661-5511

Previous Season:
Records: Overall 45-16-1; Conference 10-6
Conference Regular Season Finish: 2nd Place
Post Season: TranSouth Conference Tournament Runner-Up; NAIA Region XI Champions; NAIA World Series (1-3 record in pool play)
Final Ranking: No. 16

National Tournament History:
NAIA World Series: Trips-6 (1999, 2001, 02, 03, 04, 05); Titles-0; (W-L: 7-13, .350) Highest finish: 3rd-2001
NCCAA National Tournament: Trips-6; Titles-3 (2001, 2002, 2004) (NCCAA Member from 1998-2004)

Returning Starters:
Name, Position, Class (Highlights)
Holly Haycraft, OF, Senior (.370, 71 H, 55-59 SB)
Jessica Kee, 3B, Senior (.322, 16 2B, 8 HR, 64 RBI)
Mary Kosco, P, Senior, (26-10, 2 SV, 0.95 ERA, 207.1 IP, 232 K)
Jackie Cliff, P, Senior (10-5, 2.27 ERA, 123.1 IP, 73 K)
Danielle Pope, 1B, Senior (.423, 80 H, 13 2B, 14 HR, 66 RBI)
Chrissa Norton, P/DP, Senior (7-1, 2 SV, 1.78 ERA, 70.2 IP, 45 K)
Amy Chatham, 2B, Sophomore (.248, 15 BB, 2-3 SB)
Candace Cross, SS/2B, Sphomore (.242, 1-2 SB)
Kylie Sullivan, C, Senior (.206, 11 RBI, 2-3 SB)

Key Loses:
Name, Position (Highlights)
Allison Shein, LF (.379, 78 H, 23 RBI, 23-25 SB)
Sara Batey, SS (.286, 5-7 SB)
Kim Fuchs, RF (.248, 6 2B, 8 RBI)

Top Newcomers:
Name, Position, Class, Previous School, Hometown
Bethany Burnett, P/OF, Freshman, Chester County HS, Henderson, Tenn.
Michelle Albonetti, OF, Freshman, First Assembly Christian School, Cordova, Tenn.
Kristen Kirk, IF/P, Freshman, Bolivar Central HS, Bolivar, Tenn.
Becky Andrews, UT, Senior

 

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