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Union Grad J.C. Hartzler Receives National Awards

Senior guard J.C. Hartzler was recently named to the 2015-16 D2CCA NCAA Division II Men’s Basketball South Central Regional Team. On March 22, Hartzler added to his collection of awards as he was named to the 2016 National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Division II All-District First Team. He was elected and voted on by the member coaches of the NABC in NCAA Division II.

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Redskins Hoping for Another Championship


Two years removed from its last basketball state championship, Union is on a roll heading into the playoffs.

People believed the Redskins’ chances of making the state tournament were hurt when Ethan Chargois, a 6-9 junior post player who is being recruited by Oklahoma State, went down for the season due to a knee injury. But other players have been carrying the load.

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Union Inducts 12 into 2015 Athletic Hall

The Union Public School Athletic Department congratulates this year’s class of inductees into the Union Athletic Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony was held Jan. 15 at the UMAC between the girls’ and boys’ basketball games against Bixby High School.

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Malham, Goins Work to Keep Union Soccer on Top


Union soccer standouts Taylor Malham and Parker Goins played major roles in helping Union win the Class 6A girls state soccer championship last year. They’re bound to utilize them to a higher degree when the season takes place this spring.

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The Roger Hulse family was in for a big surprise before the Oct. 9 Union football game against Southmoore. Mitch Hulse, second from right, a 2012 Union graduate and now a Lance Corporal in the U.S Marine Corps, surprised his brother, Bryce, a junior linebacker for the Redskins. Mitch’s mother Jana picked him up at the airport before the game and brought him the stadium. Bryce was so very happy to see Mitch that he helped his team defeat Southmoore, 52-24. Bryce thought that Mitch wouldn’t come home until February.

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Barry Goldwater, Jr., son of the late U.S. Senator and presidential candidate Barry Goldwater, attended the Union-Southmoore game Oct. 9. From left are Dr. Kirt Hartzler, Union superintendent; Barry Goldwater, Jr.; John Doak, Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner; and Doc Blevins, pastor of New Creation Church and the sideline reporter for the Union Redskins.

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Union Student Finishes 7th in Nation in Motocross

Union student Jackson Craig made a dream come true this past summer. The 12-year-old dirt bike racer finished seventh in the nation at the Motocross National Championship held at Loretta Lynn’s ranch near Hurricane Mills, Tennessee. This is the third time in the young racer’s career that he qualified for the largest amateur motocross race in the world, the 34th Annual Rocky Mountain ATV/MC AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship presented by AMSOIL at Loretta Lynn’s Ranch. Craig took on over 22,000 hopefuls from across America to earn two of just 1,482 qualifying positions. And of the 42 racers that qualified in this particular class, his seventh place finish sets him apart as one of the fastest motocross racers in the world.

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Union Sports Expected to Continue Greatness


When people think of Union, they probably think of the words championships, prestige and tradition. For this upcoming athletic season, Union is again ready to show why they are best in the state.

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Union Student Overcomes Adversity to Succeed

On May 2 and 3, the Tulsa Youth Rowing Association (TYRA) competed at the U.S. Rowing Central District Youth Rowing Championships in Oklahoma City. Rose Stewart-Maddox (Booker T. Washington) rowed to a silver medal place in the girls under 17 single. In addition, the club won the bronze medal in the boys lightweight fours and earned an invite to Youth Nationals next month in Sarasota, Fla.

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