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Hilltopper Hoops: here's what you missed over winter break

Hilltopper Hoops: here’s what you missed over winter break

Cate Calissie, Contributing Writer January 28, 2020

Women’s Basketball   The Lady Toppers Women’s Basketball team went 1-4 over the Christmas break. The Toppers first test was against West Virginia State where the Hilltoppers started the first...

Crutchfield's impact on Men's Basketball Program

Crutchfield’s impact on Men’s Basketball Program

Thomas Cole and Thomas Cole January 6, 2020

          The men’s basketball team here at West Liberty has become a dominating force both regionally and nationally.  With a 147-7(.953) record at home in the last ten years, they have the highest...

Senior, Marissa Brown continues dominating in final season

Senior, Marissa Brown continues dominating in final season

Yijing Shen, Yijing Shen, and Yijing Shen February 28, 2019

West Liberty University All-American post player Marissa Brown is eager to win the conference championship for the women’s basketball team at her final season. Brown is no doubt a superstar on coach...

Hilltopper basketball anticipates tough weekend in Glenville

Hilltopper basketball anticipates tough weekend in Glenville

The West Liberty men’s and women’s basketball team will play againstPhoto Credit: Hilltoppersports.com[/caption] These two teams faced off in mid-November and the men’s team scored a season-high...

Fundraiser to be held for local humane society at WLU double-header basketball game

Fundraiser to be held for local humane society at WLU double-header basketball game

Zahir Hicks, Contributing Writer February 20, 2019

West Liberty University Athletics is holding “Stuff the Dog House” – a fundraising event for Jefferson County Humane Society - on Feb 27, 2019 at West Liberty’s ASRC arena.   West Liberty Athletics...

WLU basketball hits the road for tough conference games

February 9, 2019

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....

WLU basketball takes on FSU in National Game of the Week

February 2, 2019

By Yijing Shen, Distribution Manager West Liberty University Men’s Basketball is looking for a revenge win against the Fairmont State University on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 at the ASRC on the West Liberty...

WLU women’s basketball attempts season sweep

February 2, 2019

By Kendrick Jackson, Contributing Writer    Conference play continues to amp up ahead of the Mountain East Conference tournament. West Liberty University is looking to sweep Fairmont State this weekend...

WLU vs Wheeling Jesuit gallery

January 30, 2019

Compiled By Dakota Knotts, Online Editor Photo Credit: Lindsay Dowdle            

Men’s basketball anticipates exciting match up against Wheeling Jesuit

January 26, 2019

By Raissa Wagner, Contributing Writer   The West Liberty University men’s basketball team will be taking on rival Wheeling Jesuit University this weekend in a Mountain East Conference match-up in the...

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