William Woods adding football, women's flag football

William Woods University administrative members unveil the addition of two football programs. The university will begin offering men’s football in the fall of 2024 and women’s flag football in 2025. From left to right: Ted Blashak, WWU vice president; Steve Wilson, WWU athletic director; Jim Hagale, WWU board of trustees member; Jeremy Moreland, WWU president; and Aimee Sapp, WWU provost. (Anakin Bush/Fulton Sun)
William Woods University administrative members unveil the addition of two football programs. The university will begin offering men’s football in the fall of 2024 and women’s flag football in 2025. From left to right: Ted Blashak, WWU vice president; Steve Wilson, WWU athletic director; Jim Hagale, WWU board of trustees member; Jeremy Moreland, WWU president; and Aimee Sapp, WWU provost. (Anakin Bush/Fulton Sun)

FULTON -- William Woods University announced Monday the addition of two new sports programs -- men’s football and women’s flag football.

This is the first time in the 153-year history of the university football will be offered.

Men’s