JU Ultimate Frisbee competes in first tournament of the season

KNOXVILLE    Johnson University’s Ultimate Frisbee team competed in their first tournament of the season at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, Sept. 29 – 30.

The team played against UT for their first game and lost 13-12.  JU then competed against the University of Kentucky, losing by one point, again. They moved on to play against the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, winning 10-6. JU lost their final game of the day, against Lee University, by one point, with a score of 13-12.

On Sunday, JU played against UT again, for their only game of the day. They lost 11-10.

“I’d just like to personally say on behalf of the captains of the team, Cal Kinman and myself, we are incredibly thankful of all our fans that came out to support and for all of the hard work the team has put in through this past month,” Sean Torres, a co-captain of the team, said. “We’ve got great hopes after all of these close games. We can’t wait to continue to spread the glory of God through this sport at our next tournament…”

The JU Ultimate Frisbee team will compete in their next tournament at Tennessee Tech University, Oct. 27-28.


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