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After seven consecutive losses, The Franklin-Simpson Lady Cat softball team was in desperate need of a stop. They finally had it, riding the arm of Madison Davis against Hopkinsville in front of a hometown crowd. She tossed a five-hitter, striking out 10 while not allowing a walk, notching a…

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Franklin-Simpson High School hosted their 11th National Letter of Intent signing press conference this season, with senior Austin McGee signing his letter of intent to further his academic and soccer careers at Kentucky Christian University.

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In only two seasons at WKU, former Franklin-Simpson Lady Cat golfer and Lady Topper sophomore Mary Joiner is playing the best golf of her career. She holds the record for most career wins as a Lady Topper with four, two wins each last season and this season.

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Former Franklin-Simpson Wildcats' basketball player Tavin Lovan, the program's all-time leading scorer, has committed to play college basketball at University of Alabama-Birmingham Blazers, a Conference USA team.

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The WKU Hilltoppers' basketball season came to an end last Tuesday night with a 69-64 loss to the Utah Utes in the semifinal round of the National Invitational Tournament at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

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Franklin-Simpson High School hosted their ninth letter of intent signing press conference and the first for a female athlete as Lady Cats' senior Kelsey Rittenberry signed her letter of intent to play soccer for Lindsey Wilson Blue Raiders last Thursday.

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Former Franklin-Simpson Lady Cat and sophomore Mary Joiner dominated her second tournament in a row as she led the Lady Toppers to a 24 strokes victory over Jacksonville. Individually, she had an eight strokes victory for her third win of her career and first in her sophomore season, at the …

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The Western Kentucky University Hilltoppers hosted the Boston College Golden Eagles, from the Atlantic Coast Conference, in the opening round of the National Invitational Tournament. With a crowd of almost 6,200 in attendance in E.A. Diddle Arena, Western Kentucky rode the enthusiasm and fed…

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After tying for the second-best 54-hole score in program history, former Franklin-Simpson Lady Cat and sophomore Lady Topper golfer Mary Joiner was named Conference USA Co-Women's Golfer of the Week by the league office last Wednesday, March 7.

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For basketball fans, "March Madness" is the biggest and most important time of the year. Teams have already begun to play their way to a conference championship and qualify for the NCAA Division One Men's and Women's Basketball Tournament.

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Coming off a Class 4-A state championship football season, FSHS held a press conference Wednesday, Feb. 14, as four seniors: Saul Brady, Cain Newland, Dion Pearson and Steven Starks signed letters of intent to play collegiate football for Campbellsville University. They will join Jordan Bass…

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Charles Wesley "Wes" Strader, "The Voice of the Hilltoppers" as the radio play-by-play broadcaster for Western Kentucky football and men's basketball for 36 seasons, and one of the most influential and prominent figures in Kentucky's sports broadcasting, died Jan. 9, at the age of 79.

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The Western Kentucky University Lady Toppers split a pair of games this week in Conference USA. With their first loss in conference play, they are currently in a three-way tie for second with the Rice Lady Owls and the Louisiana Tech Lady Techsters. All three teams trail the Alabama-Birmingh…

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The Western Kentucky University Hilltoppers won two tough road games last week to remain perfect in Conference USA. The Hilltoppers have had a big week with the NCAA giving eligibility to Josh Anderson and Moustapha Diagne, two talented players that can provide more depth for the team. They …

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Coming off a 14-point victory over their conference rival Middle Tennessee State University Lady Blue Raiders last Thursday night for their first conference win of the season, the Western Kentucky University Lady Toppers won their second straight conference game with an 81-60 victory over th…

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The Western Kentucky University Hilltoppers (4-2, 2-1 conference) celebrated Homecoming weekend by playing the Charlotte 49ers (0-7, 0-3 conference) for the very first time in a Conference USA football game, claiming a 45-14 victory for their third win in a row.

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BOWLING GREEN — In honor of WKU legend Courtney Lee's No. 32 jersey being retired at Thursday's game against UTEP, WKU has begun selling tickets in select sections for 32 cents. Tickets went on sale Wednesday.

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The Western Kentucky University Lady Toppers are riding a 13-game winning streak after back-to-back impressive home Conference USA games last week.

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BOWLING GREEN — WKU Lady Topper basketball is ranked in the Associated Press Top 25 Rankings, coming in at number 24 in the nation as the team continues an impressive streak that has seen the Lady Toppers win 13 straight and their last 11 games by double digits, all by at least 14 points.

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BOWLING GREEN — WKU Hilltopper Basketball great and current NBA star Courtney Lee will have his No. 32 jersey retired at the Hilltoppers' game against UTEP on Thursday, Jan. 22.

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You couldn't script a better beginning of a basketball season for former Franklin-Simpson Lady Cat and senior Western Kentucky University Lady Topper All-American candidate Chastity Gooch.

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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Brandon Doughty threw a Conference USA-record eight touchdown passes, the last in overtime to Jared Dangerfield followed by a 2-point conversion pass to Willie McNeal that lifted Western Kentucky over No. 19 Marshall 67-66 Friday.

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The Western Kentucky University Lady Toppers continue to build off of their success from last season.

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The Western Kentucky University Hilltoppers' football team played their first conference game in Conference USA this past Saturday, renewing an old rivalry with the Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders at Floyd Stadium in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. The rivalry has seen many games come down to t…