The West Liberty softball team will take on two conference opponents this weekend as they will be hosting Concord and Uva-Wise at 1 and 3 p.m., on Saturday and Sunday. The Lady Toppers, 16-13, as of March 31, will look to bounce back following a rough weekend on the road against Fairmont State and Shepherd University. Coach Herb Minch and…
By Kendrick Jackson, Contributing Writer The Lady Toppers, 13-7, begin a three-game road trip after defeating Fairmont State 75-65. It was another big scoring night for the WLU senior forward Marissa Brown. In 40 minutes, Brown scored a game-high 39 points and pulled down 15 rebounds, her twelfth double-double this season.
By Cody Shook, Sports Editor The West Liberty University football team will be welcomed back to the hilltop for their first Saturday home game of the season as they will face off against the University of Virginia’s College at Wise on Sept. 22. The game is set to kickoff at 1 p.m. at West Family Stadium.
By Cody Shook, Sports Editor West Liberty traveled to Wise, Va. to take on the UVA-Wise Cavaliers, and in a hard fought battle, the Hilltoppers fell just short by a score of 31-19. West Liberty falls to 2-2 on the year and the Cavaliers move up in the Mountain East Conference standings with a 3-1 record.
By Cody Shook, Sports Editor The West Liberty football team will travel to Wise, Va. to take on the Cavaliers of UVA-Wise in a Mountain East Conference battle. The game is scheduled for a 1:30 p.m. kickoff and these 2-1 teams will be battling to stay above .500 early in the season.
By Josh Smith, Contributing Writer After a six-game stint on the road, the WLU Lady Toppers will be back on the hilltop to host two double-headers this weekend at the Hilltoppers Softball Complex. Beginning on Saturday, April 8, the Toppers (11-15, 5-9 MEC) will welcome two Mountain East Conference matchups against the Concord University Mountain Lions (18-20, 7-7 MEC)…
By Cody Shook, Sports Editor The West Liberty men’s basketball team is back in action tonight against Concord and then again on Saturday against UVa-Wise. The Hilltoppers are currently on a 14-game winning streak with their last loss coming back in December against Fairmont State.
By Josh Smith, Contributing Writer After a tough home loss against Fairmont State on Saturday, Coach Lynn Ullom and the Lady Hilltoppers (7-15, 6-10 MEC) are hitting the road for two games in a three-day span, beginning with today’s matchup in Athens, W.Va. against Concord University (5-16, 3-13 MEC).
By Cody Shook, Sports Editor It was a beautiful sunny and 75 on the Hilltop for the homecoming game and the red hot Hilltoppers came into the game sitting in the number five spot in the Mountain East Conference rankings with a 3-2 record and they were looking to win their fourth straight game.