Union College Golf signs two BHS Tigers.

Jared Franklin, a senior at Barbourville High School, signed with Union College this past week to play golf for the 2015-16 season. Pictured from left to right is Jared's mother Sheila Franklin, Jared Franklin and his father Donnie Franklin. Standing behind the Franklin's is Union College Head Golf Coach Tony Carruba.
Jared Franklin, a senior at Barbourville High School, signed with Union College this past week to play golf for the 2015-16 season. Pictured from left to right is Jared’s mother Sheila Franklin, Jared Franklin and his father Donnie Franklin. Standing behind the Franklin’s is Union College Head Golf Coach Tony Carruba.
Barbourville High School's Collin Grubb signs a letter of intent to play golf for the Union College Bulldogs next year. Collin is pictured with his Father Paul Grubb and Mother Andrea Grubb. Union College Head Golf Coach Tony Carruba is standing.
Barbourville High School’s Collin Grubb signs a letter of intent to play golf for the Union College Bulldogs next year. Collin is pictured with his Father Paul Grubb and Mother Andrea Grubb. Union College Head Golf Coach Tony Carruba is standing.

Union College Head Golf Coach Tony Carruba is looking forward to having two Barbourville High School Golfers on campus next year. Jared Franklin and Collin Grubb signed last week to attend Union College for the 2015-16 academic year to play golf.

BHS Head Golf Coach Dennis Messer said that both players had brought a lot of good to the Tiger program over the last four years. “I am proud of these boys’. They have shown a lot of dedication to this sport and to their school,” stated Messer. “They will be good student-athletes at Union.”

Tony Carruba, Union College’s Head Golf Coach, added, “They both have a ton of potential and I look forward to seeing what they can do at the next level.”

“I am glad that I get to be the guy that gets to guide them on their path to get a degree and to become a better golfer,” stated Carruba.