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Lady Toppers begin season in MEC/PSAC Challenge

November 10, 2018

By Kendrick Jackson, Contributing Writer   Hilltopper women's basketball begins their regular season this weekend in the annual MEC/PSAC Challenge. However, fans will have to wait until next week for their first home game.  Read More »...

Men’s basketball set to tip-off 2018-19 season

November 9, 2018

By Cody Shook, Sports Editor   The West Liberty University Hilltoppers men’s basketball team will start their season at home tonight, Nov. 9, as they take on the Kutztown University Golden Bears. Game time is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. in the ASRC.  Read More »...

Lady Toppers prepare to hit the hardwood for new season

November 8, 2017

By Kendrick Jackson, Advertising Manager   The Lady Hilltoppers will see a notable change to its bench this upcoming season as Hall of Fame coach, Lynn Ullom, decided to step down as head coach after 26 seasons. However, with four returning starters and a stellar recruiting class, newly hired head...

Men’s basketball anticipates successful 2017-18 season

November 8, 2017

By Cody Shook, Sports Editor    The West Liberty University men’s basketball team is just a few days away from starting their season, and this year’s team will be drastically different from previous years.    Starting from the top, legendary head coach Jim Crutchfield resigning and now co...

In-depth look at Hilltopper Football for Fall 2017

In-depth look at Hilltopper Football for Fall 2017

June 2, 2017

By Chad Richards, Contributing Writer The West Liberty Hilltoppers Football Team just released their schedule for the upcoming fall season. Fans familiar with the schedule from last season may note some important changes; a matchup with a long-time rival is moved closer to the end of the schedule and ...

West Liberty softball season starts on Spring Break trip

March 9, 2017

 By Josh Smith, Contributing Writer  After finishing last season on a sour note, the West Liberty University softball team is eager and excited to start the season. In 2016, the Toppers sported a record of 13-41 (6-26 MEC).    The Toppers would have liked the season to end in a different fashion, ...

West Liberty baseball prepares for 2017 season

February 8, 2017

By Cody Shook, Sports Editor Last season, the baseball team finished with a 29-25 record and a third place finish in the Mountain East Conference. Only losing six seniors, the 2017 squad has their sights set high this season with team goals of a conference championship and a regional tournament bid. ...

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