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No. 18 UNG Men’s Tennis Wins Home Opener Over Carson-Newman

2/18/18 DAHLONEGA – Tim Kiehl needed a third-set tiebreak at No. 1 singles, but the No. 18 University of North Georgia men’s tennis team was able to defeat Carson-Newman in straight sets across the board in a 9-0 home opening win Sundayafternoon at the UNG Tennis Complex at Yahoola Creek Park. Zack Waldow and Kevin Candido got things started at No. 2 doubles with …

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No. 22 UNG Women’s Tennis Blanks Carson-Newman

2/18/18 DAHLONEGA – The No. 22 University of North Georgia women’s tennis team made quick work of their second home match of the season, defeating Carson-Newman, 9-0, Sunday afternoon at the UNG Tennis Complex at Yahoola Creek Park. After all three doubles teams won by giving up at most two games to their opponents, Adrienne Bofinger earned the first singles win of the match in …

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No. 7 UNG Softball Claims Two More Shutouts in Final Day of CSU Cougar Classic

2/18/18 COLUMBUS, Ga. – Kylee Smith pitched a no-hitter in the first game of the day, and the offense stayed hot as the No. 7 University of North Georgia softball team finished the CSU Cougar Classic with two five-inning shutouts. The Nighthawks defeated Wingate, 8-0, before downing Tuskegee, 12-0. GAME ONE Neither team was able to get much going until the third …

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No. 23 UNG Baseball Clinches Series with 11-3 Win Over Trevecca Nazarene

2/18/18 DAHLONEGA – The No. 23 University of North Georgia baseball team’s bats exploded, clinching the series against Trevecca Nazarene by winning game three, 11-3, Sunday afternoon in Bob Stein Stadium. After a tough loss in game two, the Nighthawks were first on the board in the first. TNU struggled on the mound with several walks and hit batters, allowing UNG to load …

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UNG Men’s Basketball Completes Season Sweep of Georgia College, 66-59

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Shaquan Cantrell scored a game-high 17 points, 12 of which came in the second half, as the University of North Georgia men’s basketball team snapped a four-game losing skid with a 66-59 win over Georgia College Saturday evening. The game was tied at 33 as both teams went to the locker room, but the Nighthawks came out on an 8-0 run …

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No. 21 UNG Women’s Basketball’s Furious Comeback Falls Short in Overtime at Georgia College

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – After trailing by as many as nine in the second half, the No. 21 University of North Georgia women’s basketball team mounted a furious comeback to force overtime, but ultimately fell to Georgia College, 84-82, Saturday afternoon at GC’s Centennial Center. The Nighthawks led by 12 at the half, but a third quarter that saw the Bobcats shoot over 70 …

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UNG Women’s Tennis Falls at Tusculum

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – After three tightly contested doubles matches, Tusculum pulled away in singles competition to down the No. 22 University of North Georgia women’s tennis team, 7-2, Saturday. The Nighthawks are now 3-1. All three doubles matches had to go to at least a ninth point for the winning duo. Cibeles Zuddy and Adrienne Bofingerwon at No. 3 doubles, but the Pioneers took the …

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UNG Rifle Claims First at Sectionals

2/18/18 LEXINGTON, Va. – Ahead of the SoCon Championship, the No. 19 University of North Georgia rifle team claimed all three medals in both disciplines at Sectionals, defeating VMI in SoCon action in the process. In the smallbore discipline, Dakota Spivey led all shooters with a 577 to claim the gold. Kimberlee Nettles shot a personal best 565 to claim silver, while Tobin Sanctuary used a 564 …

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No. 7 UNG Softball Runs Through Day One of CSU Cougar Classic

COLUMBUS, Ga. – Two run-rule games kicked off the CSU Cougar Classic, and the No. 7 University of North Georgia softball team was on the winning side of both, defeating Wingate, 8-0, before downing Tuskegee, 14-0, in game two. GAME ONE The Nighthawks wasted no time getting on the scoreboard, using a Marley Stowers double and an Alishia Frierson single to put a run on …

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No. 23 UNG Baseball Splits Friday Twinbill With Trevecca Nazarene

2/17/18 DAHLONEGA – After an offensive explosion in the afternoon, both teams bats cooled off as the No. 23 University of North Georgia baseball team split the Friday night doubleheader against Trevecca Nazarene winning game one, 16-1, and dropping game two, 2-1, Friday evening in Bob Stein Stadium. GAME ONE The Nighthawks were first on the board in the second after taking advantage of walks …

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