Union Daily Times- RSS SPORTS Feed http://uniondailytimes.com/section/SPORTS http://uniondailytimes.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 23 Aug 2014 11:13:35 EST 1800 Union leads Gaffney 14-7 http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50387859/Union-leads-Gaffney-14-7 UNION COUNTY — At the time this edition of The Union Daily Times went to press Friday night, the Union County Yellow Jackets led Gaffney 14-7 in the third quarter. Look for complete game results at www.uniondailytimes.com and on The Union Daily... Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:36:04 EST UCHS softball team to be honored at halftime http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50369439/UCHS-softball-team-to-be-honored-at-halftime UNION COUNTY — While one Union County team begins its season, another team will be honored for a championship season which concluded in the spring. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:01:01 EST High School Football Preview in today’s edition http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50353253/High-School-Football-Preview-in-todays-edition UNION COUNTY — Fall is around the corner, which means it's time for one of Union County's favorite pastimes — high school football. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:57:01 EST Let’s get ready for some fall sports http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50225605/Lets-get-ready-for-some-fall-sports UNION COUNTY — The beginning of the 2014-2015 school year is right around the corner, and so is another season of Union County Yellow Jackets sports. The following sports schedules were provided by Union County High School: Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:51:02 EST Middle school fall sports schedules http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50353263/Middle-school-fall-sports-schedules Sims 8th Grade FootballAug. 28 — Scrimmage vs Bellstreet (Home) 4:30 p.m.Sept. 4 — Jamboree @ Sims (Home) 4:15 p.m.Sept. 11 — Sims @ Dawkins* (away) 5 p.m. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:49:06 EST Sauter delivers NASCAR Truck Series win at Michigan http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50314576/Sauter-delivers-NASCAR-Truck-Series-win-at-Michigan BROOKLYN, Mich. — Johnny Sauter's new crew chief started work eight days before Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Careers for Veterans 200.So much for a getting-to-know-you period. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:43:05 EST Lady Jackets prevail in preseason tennis http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50270414/Lady-Jackets-prevail-in-preseason-tennis UNION COUNTY — Lady Jackets Tennis is already impressive during the preseason.The Union County girls tennis team opened its preseason tennis schedule against Gaffney on Tuesday. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 08:11:04 EST Kurt Busch enjoyed his front-row seat http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50242811/Kurt-Busch-enjoyed-his-front-row-seat WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — Sure, Kurt Busch wouldn't have minded too much if AJ Allmendinger and Marcos Ambrose had wrecked each other in the closing laps of Sunday's Cheez-It 355 at the Glen. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:29:02 EST Ambrose takes fifth Nationwide Series road course win http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50242524/Ambrose-takes-fifth-Nationwide-Series-road-course-win WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — Recovering from an early spin after contact with Kyle Busch's Toyota, Marcos Ambrose held off Busch in the closing laps of Saturday's Zippo 200 at the Glen to win the series-best fifth road course race of his... Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:11:02 EST Allmendinger stakes Chase claim with thrilling Glen win http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50242875/Allmendinger-stakes-Chase-claim-with-thrilling-Glen-win WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — In a battle between two drivers with everything on the line, AJ Allmendinger held off Marcos Ambrose in breathtaking fashion to win Sunday's Cheez-It 355 at the Glen and claim an almost certain spot in the Chase for... Tue, 12 Aug 2014 08:03:01 EST Her system works the best http://uniondailytimes.com/news/community-community_news-home_top-news-sports/50195305/Her-system-works-the-best UNION COUNTY — Football season is approaching, and the Union County Booster Club is gearing up to support the Yellow Jackets. Thu, 7 Aug 2014 06:43:02 EST Keselowski’s late-race strategy propels him to Nationwide win at Iowa Speedway http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50167249/Keselowskis-late-race-strategy-propels-him-to-Nationwide-win-at-Iowa-Speedway NEWTON, Iowa — The well-worn script read something like this: Brad Keselowski swoops in from the sky. Tue, 5 Aug 2014 07:40:02 EST Earnhardt Jr. completes Sprint Cup season sweep at Pocono http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50167349/Earnhardt-Jr.-completes-Sprint-Cup-season-sweep-at-Pocono LONG POND, Pa. – Dale Earnhardt Jr. realized that it took a bit of luck for him to win at Pocono Raceway in June. But he knew his team was firing on all cylinders Sunday when he completed the season sweep. Tue, 5 Aug 2014 07:38:01 EST Austin Dillon wins NASCAR Truck Series race at Pocono http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50167145/Austin-Dillon-wins-NASCAR-Truck-Series-race-at-Pocono LONG POND, Pa.—Austin Dillon had to work hard in the final 10 laps, then work overtime to claim his first NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory of the season. Tue, 5 Aug 2014 07:36:01 EST Girls tennis tryouts Aug. 4-8 http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50132883/Girls-tennis-tryouts-Aug.-4-8 UNION COUNTY — Union County girls tennis tryouts begin next week.Coach Kelly Jenkins will host girls tennis tryouts for rising 7th-12th graders from 9-11:15 a.m. Aug. 4-8 at the Union County High School tennis courts. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 08:20:04 EST Softball tournament to raise funds for March of Dimes http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50094803/Softball-tournament-to-raise-funds-for-March-of-Dimes JONESVILLE — An upcoming charity softball tournament will raise money for the March of Dimes.The Milliken Cedar Hill March of Dimes Softball Tournament will be held Saturday, Aug. 23, at South Hills Complex. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:18:03 EST Marisha Sharay Jeter Cheer Camp begins Thursday http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50085237/Marisha-Sharay-Jeter-Cheer-Camp-begins-Thursday UNION — Parents interested in having their children attend the annual Marisha Sharay Jeter Cheer Camp are being asked to go to the cheer camp website to provide organizers with information about the cheerleaders prior to registration Thursday... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:25:03 EST Union County Recreation Department Summer Camp Calendar http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50075271/Union-County-Recreation-Department-Summer-Camp-Calendar UNION COUNTY — This is the calendar for the Union County Recreation Department's Summer Camp for the week of July 28-Aug. 1. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 10:36:01 EST UCRD football, cheerleading registration continuing http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/50049366/UCRD-football-cheerleading-registration-continuing UNION COUNTY — Registration for the Union County Recreation Department's Stinger and flag football and cheerleading programs is ongoing and will continue through Aug. 1. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:28:03 EST Carolina Rage wins seven games in USFA World Series http://uniondailytimes.com/news/home_top-sports/319084/Carolina-Rage-wins-seven-games-in-USFA-World-Series PANAMA CITY BEACH, FL — After five tournament championships in the 2013-2014 season, the Carolina Rage softball team won seven games in the USFA World Series. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:03:05 EST