Union Academy: The Cardinals (4-9, 3-5) will have a new coach on the sidelines in 2016. The Cardinals will have Manasseh Missick under center for his senior year. Missick threw for 1440 yards and 9 TDs as a junior. Missick is also a threat on the ground, rushing for 206 yards and 5 TDs.
Senior Josh Bitgood led the Cards in receiving with 27 catches for 499 yards and 3 TDs in 2015. Senior Brett Eilerman added 317 receiving yards and 3 TDs. .
The Cards will return their top 3 tacklers from 2015. Led by Junior Jeremy Miller (118) along with Noah Marlow (76 tackles) and Missick (65 tackles). Miller had 4 sacks in 2015 and sophomore Myles Saxton had 2 sacks in 2015. Eilerman led the Cards in interceptions with 3 in 2015. The Cards will open the 2016 season on the road at Parkwood on August 19th.