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Men’s basketball starts MEC action against Glenville

Men’s basketball starts MEC action against Glenville

November 17, 2018

By Cody Shook, Sports Editor   Today the West Liberty University men’s basketball team will play their fourth home game of the year, and tomorrow they will play their first Mountain East Conference game of the 2018-19 season.  Read More »...

WLU volleyball hosts Concord, UVa-Wise this weekend

October 25, 2018

By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor   West Liberty University’s volleyball team will be looking to finish the last stretch of its regular season play this weekend on a high note with two inner conference match-ups.  Read More »...

WLU soccer looking for key wins in weekend doubleheader

October 13, 2018

By Kendrick Jackson, Contributing Writer As the regular season draws to a close at the end of the month, both WLU soccer teams will make its final push for postseason play. First up are the Mountains Lions of Concord University in this weekend’s doubleheader on the hilltop.  Read More »...

Toppers host their first Saturday game of the year

September 21, 2018

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 Famil...

West Liberty takes on Urbana in soccer doubleheader

September 20, 2018

By Kendrick Jackson, Contributing Writer   West Liberty soccer returns home this afternoon to take on the Blue Knights of Urbana University in a doubleheader. As the Lady Toppers still search for their first win of the season, the men’s team looks to sustain momentum after two consecutive wins.  Read Mo...

WLU Volleyball begins MEC action this weekend

September 14, 2018

By Cody Shook, Sports Editor   The Lady Toppers head into the weekend with a 9-3 record, and they are beginning conference play today and tomorrow against Fairmont State University and Shepherd University.  Read More »...

WLU women’s soccer starts Mountain East Conference action 

September 7, 2018

By Kendrick Jackson, Contributing Writer   West Liberty returns home Sunday for a tough matchup against Notre Dame (Ohio). Mountain East Conference Preseason Poll projects the Lady Falcons to finish first in their division of the MEC conference this season. This is the first year the conference wil...

WLU volleyball competes in MEC/PSAC Crossover

September 6, 2018

By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor   Tomorrow night, Sept. 7, the West Liberty Hilltopper volleyball team will be hosting the MEC/PSAC Crossover event. The Hilltoppers will be heading into the tournament sporting a six-win streak, with an overall 7-1 record. All games will be hosted in the Academic Sports and Recreation Complex...

Hilltoppers looking for redemption in week two

September 6, 2018

By Kendrick Jackson, Contributing Writer   West Liberty football returns to the hilltop tonight after coming up short in their comeback last Thursday versus Urbana.  Read More »...

Toppers seeking MEC Tournament playoff berth

May 4, 2018

By Cody Shook, Sports Editor   The future of the 2018 West Liberty baseball team is determined this weekend, as they will take on rival Wheeling Jesuit in a four game series. Eric Burkle’s Hilltoppers are 18-24 overall and 15-13 in the conference this season and they will be going into the weekend tied for seco...

Toppers looking to build on two big wins last week

February 8, 2018

By Kendrick Jackson, Advertising Manager   The No. 5 West Liberty University men’s basketball team will take on West Virginia State tonight at 7:30 p.m., followed by University of Charleston on Saturday. With two wins this weekend, WLU will extend its current winning streak to four games. Read ...

Nationally ranked wrestling team set to host invitational

January 26, 2018

By Logan Arneson, Contributing Writer   Each year, West Liberty University hosts the West Virginia Invitational for wrestling. The NCAA Division II No. 16 Hilltoppers will come out looking for success on the mat. Read More »...

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