Close-Net: UWG Volleyball Senior Burnette Values Team Relationship Above All
Autumn Burnette has learned a lot about volleyball as a University of West Georgia student-athlete. She's learned how to better attack the ball, how to focus on the task at hand and how to block her opponents' scoring opportunities. But all those techniques and best practices pale in comparison to what she's learned about herself.
Going the Distance: Fifth-Year Senior Defensive End Takes the Lead on the Field
There’s only one time when Chad Price is comfortable being the “bad guy.” An away game. The defensive end – who stands 6 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 255 pounds – played as a redshirt freshman for the UWG Wolves. That was four years ago, and now he’s playing his final season as a college athlete with a legacy to build.
'Go Out Big': UWG Soccer Player Balances Athletics, Academics in Final Season
Morgan Haase started kicking a soccer ball soon after she learned to walk. She’s still kicking. The University of West Georgia senior, who plays center back (a defensive position) on the Wolves soccer team, has played soccer for almost the past two decades. At the end of this season, though, she’ll step off the pitch for the last time as a student-athlete.
Saving Lives in a Crisis: UWG Police Present Civilian Response Actions
What is the role of civilians in the event of a crisis? What should you do - or not do - if that crisis involves an active shooter? To better inform the community - and potentially save lives - the University of West Georgia Police Department (UPD) recently presented a civilian response course at the Townsend Center for the Performing Arts.