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Wheeling native Whipkey overcomes adversity in senior year

October 30, 2018

By Mimi Albon, Contributing Writer   Austin Whipkey plays offensive on WLU’s football team. His primary position is right guard on the offensive line and his job is to protect the quarterback. This is a position that requires strength, size, and footwork. Read More »...

Senior volleyballer hopes to finish season off strong

October 19, 2017

By Josh Smith, Contributing Writer   Three years ago, heading into the 2014-15 season, head coach Kayla Mull of the Lady Hilltoppers volleyball program knew she needed a solid recruiting class if they wanted to compete in the Mountain East Conference. Traits like experience, height, quickness, jumping and ...

Senior volleyballer looks to wrap up the season on a high note

October 13, 2017

By Emily Salvatori, Assistant Editor Middle blocker Sydney Scherer is playing her last season here on the hilltop. Scherer earned 2016 First-Team All-MEC middle blocker and 2014 MEC All-Freshman Team. As of Oct. 4, she is third in the NCAA Division II in Active Career blocks with 455. Her goal for he...

Senior soccer goalie looks to end career on a high note

September 7, 2017

By Kendrick Jackson, Advertising Manager   Lady Toppers goalkeeper Allie Warsaw has been a critical piece to the women’s soccer team’s recent success in the last few years. As graduation draws upon her, Warsaw and company will look to once again emerge as one of the dominant forces in the Moun...

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