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East Union opens division play at Byers

The road warriors from East Union hit the trail again for the fifth time this season as they travel to HW Byers in Marshall County in their Division 1-2A opener on Friday. East Union enters the game at 5-1 while the Lions are 1-5. Byers defeated Houlka 32-6 in their lone win in game four. […]

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Headed to postseason

Lady Urchins corral Lady Mustangs to win division title ELLISTOWN – Mantachie scored the first two runs of the game at East Union on Tuesday and never scored again as the Lady Urchins pounded out 18 runs en route to their 18-2 win in four innings to clinch first place in Division 1-2A softball. The […]

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Urchins run over Royals

ELLISTOWN – Joel Wilkinson scored all five East Union touchdowns to lead the Urchins to their 35-12 homecoming win over New Site. Wilkinson had 23 carries for 343 yards as he ran over, through and around the New Site defense. East Union scored 15 points in the opening quarter as Wilkinson had runs of 70 […]

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Lady Urchins bomb Baldwyn in division play

ELLISTOWN – East Union went long and with frequency as the Lady Urchins slammed six home runs and downed Baldwyn in 14-2 in five innings. Callie Frazier went long first for the Lady Urchins as she launched a three-run homer in the bottom of the first to put East Union up 3-0. East Union failed […]

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Cavender signs softball scholarship with Lady Toppers

Kaitlyn Cavender signed with Blue Mountain softball on Tuesday and the longtime starter for New Albany hopes to make a contribution to the team while also furthering her education in her next step at the four year college. “The education side of the program really sparked my attention because I really didn’t know if they […]

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Urchins host New Site on homecoming

East Union will finally be back at home this Friday after a three game road trip and the Urchins will celebrate homecoming by welcoming the New Site Royals in as their opponent. East Union enters the game at 4-1, with their lone loss coming at the hands of Strayhorn. New Site is 0-4 with losses […]

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First inning flurry leads to West Union win

MYRTLE – West Union sprinted out to an early 7-0 lead after half an inning and hung on to defeat Myrtle 9-4 in Division 2-1A softball on Monday. The Lady Eagles sent 12 batters to the plate while pounding out four hits and taking advantage of Myrtle errors and a couple of walks to go […]

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Union County runners enjoy top five finishes at Saltillo XC meet

SALTILLO – Union County had top five finishes by Myrtle boys (fourth) in the overall team and East Union’s Sarah Duley and Clayton Fulgham both finished fifth in girls and boys 1A-3A. Myrtle boys edged Kossuth by a point (152-153) and were led by Titus Gillard’s ninth place finish in 18:36.20. Fulgham ran the course […]

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Urchins come from behind to take down Bears

GLEN – East Union led early and rallied late to defeat the Alcorn Central Bears on their homecoming night by a final of 43-37. Joel Wilkinson’s 80-yard run with 4:34 remaining sealed the win for the Urchins. “The way we were struggling on defense, I was really worried,” East Union head coach Kevin Walton said. […]

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Urchins take down Thrasher

THRASHER – East Union normally relies on their offense to score early in their contests, but it was the Urchin defense that put up the first points against Thrasher as Dallas Wooten picked off a Thrasher pass and returned it 27 yards to spark the team as East Union rolled to the 56-20 win. Joel […]

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