Two Union Knight soccer players were named to the Class 2A East All-District First Team for the 2018 season.
Sophomore goalkeeper Jasmyn Bush recorded a 0.895 goals against average per game. Prior to the sub-state regional final, she had registered 123 saves with an 89.8% save percentage, allowing just 14 goals on the season.
Emma Rottinghaus, a University of Northern Iowa recruit, was also honored as a First Team selection. Rottinghaus anchored Union’s midfield play, scoring ten goals and recording 17 assists.
The Iowa Girls Coaching Association also named Lauren Bauer, a 2010 graduate of Union High School, Class 2A East District Coach of the Year. Bauer led the #2 ranked Waverly-Shell Rock Go-Hawks to an undefeated regular season and runner-up finish at the State Tournament.