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Lady Toppers fight to keep playoff dreams alive

April 19, 2018

By Kendrick Jackson, Advertising Manager   Hilltopper softball hits the road this weekend to face off against two Mountain East Conference opponents. With tournament play approaching, the team will look for a strong performance in their two doubleheaders as the Black and Gold try to keep a hold of the four...

Lady Toppers looking for success in jam packed weekend

April 13, 2018

By Kendrick Jackson, Advertising Manager WLU softball returns to the hilltop this weekend for more Mountain East Conference action. Glenville State and W. Va. Wesleyan will face the Lady Hilltoppers in two doubleheader games Friday and Saturday, respectively.  Read More »...

WLU softball hits the road for tough conference match-up

April 5, 2018

By Kendrick Jackson, Advertising Manager   The West Liberty softball team will travel today, April 5, and tomorrow, April 6, for two inner-conference away games against UVa-Wise and Concord University. Two wins here will move the Lady Hilltoppers towards the middle of the Mountain East Conference (MEC). Read More »...

WLU softball prepares for busy Easter weekend

March 29, 2018

By Logan Arneson, Contributing Writer   The Hilltopper softball team will have plenty of game time on the field as they will be taking on Shepherd University and Fairmont State University this upcoming weekend. The softball team’s record currently stands at nine wins and nine losses as of March 26. They are hoping...

WLU softball team is hopeful for turnaround season

February 8, 2018

By Cody Shook, Sports Editor   The West Liberty University softball team will be in action for the first time of the 2018 season this weekend when they travel to Charlotte, N.C. to take on Johnson C. Smith University and Queens University of Charlotte. They will play each team once on Friday and th...

Lady Toppers travel to Wesleyan and Glenville 

April 13, 2017

By Kendrick Jackson, Contributing Writer The West Liberty softball team is gearing up for two doubleheaders against West Virginia Wesleyan University and Glenville State College this Friday and Saturday, respectively. Friday’s doubleheader against Wesleyan starts at 12 p.m., and Saturday’s doubleheader again...

Lady Toppers set to host Concord and UVA-Wise 

April 7, 2017

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 m...

Lady Hilltoppers hit the road for two doubleheaders

March 24, 2017

By Josh Smith, Contributing Writer After a split decision in their first two games at home, the softball Lady Hilltoppers will hit the road again for two doubleheaders in Charleston and Institute, W.Va.    Beginning on Saturday, March 25, the WLU Toppers (5-5, 1-1 MEC) are traveling to southern West Virginia to face two Mountain Ea...

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