Daily Archives: August 31, 2017

Topper football win season opener against Urbana

By Logan Arneson, Contributing Writer

Football up on the hilltop has officially started up again. The West Liberty Hilltoppers kicked off their season against the Urbana Blue Knights at 7:10 p.m. Having a winning history with this team, being 6-1 with previous played games, the Hilltoppers were confident they would achieve success.

Women’s soccer looks to build on last season’s success

By Kendrick Jackson, Advertising Manager

West Liberty’s women’s soccer team ended their historic 2016 season one loss away from advancing to their first Mountain East Conference championship game in program history.

Kicking off their season opener tonight, the Lady Hilltoppers are ranked fourth in the MEC Coaches’ Preseason Poll. This is the highest preseason ranking ever for the women’s soccer program at West Liberty, but team captain and senior, Thanna Oddo, isn’t going to grow complacent.

Hilltopper football ready to kick off new season

By Logan Arneson, Contributing Writer

Sports are a large part of the community up here on the hilltop, one of these being football. Attracting crowds of locals, students and staff, it brings everyone together for a social event and entertaining competition. The West Liberty football team is looking forward to a successful season, hoping to improve from last year’s record of four wins and seven losses.