Coming off their largest victory in the FBS era against a conference foe, the WKU Hilltoppers got back to work on Tuesday in preparation for Saturday's 11 a.m. showdown with longtime rival Middle Tennessee, a pivotal matchup in Conference USA's East Division.
A pair of top five finishes from sophomore Georgina Blackman and senior Ellinor Haag paced the WKU Women's Golf team to a fourth place showing, with a 50-over 914 (312-302-300) team score at the UC Bearcats Fall Classic hosted by the par-72, 6,186-yard TPC River's Bend.
Led by freshman Blake Smith, the Hilltopper Men's Golf team finished in seventh place with a five-over 869 (288-292-289) team score at the Firestone Invitational, hosted by Akron.
WKU Hilltopper Basketball opened practice for the 2015-16 season Monday afternoon, going through a two-hour workout in the Auxiliary Gym at E.A. Diddle Arena.
WKU volleyball's Jessica Lucas earned her second Conference USA Setter of the Week award as announced by the league office Monday afternoon as the setter helped WKU jump back into the AVCA Coaches Top 25 Poll for the second time on the year.