Daily Archives: October 3, 2015

The Toppers Run Past West Virginia Wesleyan

By Trent Nicholson, Contributing Writer

West Liberty walks away with a 38-31 victory today at Ross Field in Buckhannon, W. VA. The score was a little bit closer than what it should have been, but a win is a win. The Hilltoppers advance to 3-2 on the year, while the Bobcats fall to 0-5.

The Hilltopper offense accounted for 448 yards on 76 offensive plays. West Liberty quarterback, Dakota Conwell went 19-30 with 191 yards, and one touchdown pass. Conwell also led the team in rushing today with 14 attempts for 177 yards and three touchdowns. Jeremiah Ortiz touched the ball 23 times for 59 yards and one touchdown.

2015 Homecoming is Ready to Make Some Noise

Emily Dawson, Contributing Writer

Homecoming on the hilltop provides students with the opportunity to come together and truly get the full college experience. It’s one of the highlights of the West Liberty school year, and students should be involved with the 2015 Homecoming festivities.

Throughout the week of Homecoming, West Liberty’s campus really comes to life. School spirit is displayed from both alumni and current students, and a vibrant social atmosphere surrounds the university. At West Liberty, Homecoming is more than just a school dance; it’s one of the most attended events of the school year.