Sophomore Ryan Thurston tossed over six innings of three-hit baseball and the WKU offense backed his quality start up with five runs as the Hilltoppers (6-5) avenged last week's loss at Belmont with a 5-2 triumph over the Bruins (2-6) at home Tuesday evening at Nick Denes Field.
With spring practice right around the corner for the Hilltoppers, WKUSports.com breaks down the position groups every weekday leading up to March 17.
Following a third day of continued improvement, the WKU women's golf team posted their best team round of the spring, shooting a 303, to finish with a 68-over 932 (321-308-303) and in 14th place at the Kiawah Island Classic.
After winning their first home match of the season, the WKU women's tennis team lost 4-1 to Middle Tennessee on Sunday in Murfreesboro, Tenn. The Lady Toppers are now 3-4 on the season and 0-1 in Conference USA play.
WKU redshirt sophomore Kendall Noble has been named the Conference USA Player of the Week and freshman Tashia Brown has been named the Conference USA Freshman of the Week, it was announced by the league offices on Monday. It is the first time that the Lady Toppers have swept the league honors this season.