The Trumpet

Lady Toppers finish their season with a record of 21-13

Lady Toppers finish their season with a record of 21-13

Faith Hayes, Culture Editor Intern December 6, 2021

In the MEC tournament hosted at West Virginia State University, West Liberty swept Davis and Elkins in the quarter-finals before falling to Wheeling in the semi-final match. The Wheeling loss ended the...

Game on the 14th.

Hilltopper’s Women’s Basketball team continues to light up the court

Maxwell Fiedorczyk, Sports Writer December 6, 2021

After suffering an opening night loss, the West Liberty (WLU) women’s basketball team has been surging through recent competition. The Hilltoppers have now won three in a row, and lay claim to a 3-1...

WLU Men’s Basketball wins their fourth game of the season

WLU Men’s Basketball wins their fourth game of the season

Maxwell Fiedorczyk, Sports Writer December 6, 2021

The West Liberty (WLU) men’s basketball is continuing their hot streak to open the season, as they now have won their first four games of the year, posting a 4-0 record in the process. Previously,...

West Liberty football lands 8 players on the MEC teams

West Liberty football lands 8 players on the MEC teams

Ross Salvatori, Sports Editor Intern December 6, 2021

With the West Liberty football team’s season coming to a close, it was time for the Mountain East Conference to hand out some hardware to the players that had the biggest impact on their team’s season. The...

Wheeling Nailers game recap

Wheeling Nailers game recap

Isaac Basinger, Writer December 6, 2021

The Wheeling Nailers opened up their home schedule for their 30th season with a tough loss. The Nailers were 2-2 coming into Saturday before taking on a familiar foe in the Fort Wayne Komets. The Nailers...

The Hilltop’s Athlete of the Week

The Hilltop’s Athlete of the Week

Ross Salvatori, Sports Editor Intern November 19, 2021

Pat Robinson III Men’s Basketball Year: Junior Hometown: Chesterfield, N.J. About Robinson: Robinson helped lead the Hilltoppers to two victories against Winston-Salem State and East Stroudsburg....

WLU Volleyball splits final two matches before MEC Tournament

WLU Volleyball splits final two matches before MEC Tournament

Faith Hayes, Culture Editor Intern November 19, 2021

On Tuesday night, the Lady Toppers swept the Fairmont State Falcons to hit their sixth win in a row and place them second in the MEC North Division. Then on Friday night, West Liberty received another...

WLU Women’s Basketball splits in Atlantic Region Crossover

Maxwell Fiedorczyk, Sports Writer November 19, 2021

The best times just keep getting better on the Hilltop, as the number five ranked team in the Mountain East Conference (MEC), West Liberty University WLU) Women’s basketball, officially began their season...

WLU Men’s Basketball sweeps Atlantic Region Crossover: Howlett nets 100th win

WLU Men’s Basketball sweeps Atlantic Region Crossover: Howlett nets 100th win

Maxwell Fiedorczyk, Sports Writer November 19, 2021

On Friday, Nov. 12West Liberty was able to successfully defend the Athletic Sports and Recreational Complex (ASRC) on the Hilltop, with a 104-82 win against Winston Salem State University. Not only is...

West Liberty Football drops season finale: 56-3

West Liberty Football drops season finale: 56-3

Ross Salvatori, Sports Editor Intern November 19, 2021

The West Liberty football concluded their season in Maryland as they squared off against a powerful Frostburg State squad that came into the game with a 9-1 record. Coming into the game the Hilltoppers...

The Hilltop’s Athlete of the Week

The Hilltop’s Athlete of the Week

Ross Salvatori, Sports Editor Intern November 14, 2021

Alec Cook Wrestling Year: Sophomore Hometown: Weirton, W.Va. About Cook: Cook won the 157 pound championship at the Mount Union Invitational on Saturday, Nov. 6. He went 4-0 on the mat including...

WLU Women’s and Men’s Soccer season come to a disappointing end

WLU Women’s and Men’s Soccer season come to a disappointing end

Maxwell Fiedorczyk, Sports Writer November 14, 2021

Both West Liberty University men and women’s soccer teams put a cap on their respectable seasons this past Saturday, and look forward to building throughout the offseason to hopefully take the next step...

Load More Stories
Activate Search
Sports