Union dug themselves in a deep 0-2 hole (UHS lost first two 25-23, 27-25), but the Cougars escaped with two straight wins 25-22, 25-21 for a 2-2 tie. At the end the Park City Miners were on top on a 15-11 triumph in the fifth game to hold on for a 3-2 win over the third place Union volleyball squad on Tuesday night in Roosevelt.
The Sgt. Daniel D. Gurr Foundation has helped a lot of military heroes and military families, but it will be able to help so many more after receiving over $200,000 at their first of what will be many banquets last Friday night.
Four new Cougar Legends Travis Marx, Union Athlete; Glen Allred, Union Coach; Kirk Wentworth, Union Educator; Joe Arnold, Union Community; were honored at a “Tradition of Excellence – Celebrating Unity in Athletics” by Union High School on Monday evening. The event was held at Roosevelt Junior High School with guest speaker being Mike Schlappi, a Utah native who won two gold medals in men's wheelchair basketball at the Paralympics.
Union completed a perfect 5-0 record at home on a mighty bang as they pounded the Carbon Dinos into extinction for a 55-0 win in Roosevelt on Thursday and improved to an amazing record of 7-1 going into the final two weeks of play. Union will play Juab in a non-region away game on Wednesday.