Roster reloaded

FACILITATOR — Emily Frazier led the Lady Flames in assists last season despite missing the final eight games. Photo credit: Ruth Bibby

Despite losing three starters from last season’s Big South Championship team, including the second-leading scorer in program history, Devon Brown, the goals for the Liberty women’s basketball team remain the same. “Our goal is not just to win the conference,” Head Coach Carey Green said. “Not just to get into …

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Lady Flames advance to semifinals

Moving On — Brittany Aanderud (7) provided the game-
winning assist for the Lady Flames in their quarterfinal triumph. Photo credit: Leah Stauffer

The Liberty Lady Flames soccer team advanced to the semifinal round of the Big South Conference Championship with a 1-0 home win over the Presbyterian College Blue Hose Sunday, Nov. 3. Sophomore forward Crystal Elmers’ goal late in the first half gave the Lady Flames all the offense they needed …

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Flames skate to seventh straight victory

Big hits — Liberty outscored Eastern Michigan 9-3 during the weekend series. Photo credit: Ruth Bibby

The Liberty University men’s Division I hockey team swept the Eastern Michigan University Eagles in a weekend series Friday, Nov. 1 and Saturday, Nov. 2 at the LaHaye Ice Center. LU 4, Eastern Michigan 1 In the first-ever meeting between the Flames and the Eagles, Liberty extended its winning streak …

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Undefeated in NorPac

one step at a time— Midfielder Erin Dombach brings the ball up the field. Courtney Russo

Liberty University’s field hockey team (14-4, 8-0) won its ninth straight game as the regular season concluded with a 3-0 home win over Radford (5-14, 3-5) Saturday, Nov. 2. The Lady Flames struggled out of the gate, not launching a single shot on goal in the first half, but things …

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Women’s volleyball eyes conference title

COMEBACK— Kendle Rollins (1) helped lead the rally for Liberty. Photo credit: Ruth Bibby

Liberty hopes to continue its ascent up the Big South leaderboard after defeating the Radford Highlanders The Lady Flames volleyball team beat Big South Conference leader Radford University in a five-set match Friday, Nov. 1 (23-25, 25-23, 25-19, 23-25, 15-9). The Lady Flames moved within one match of first place …

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SA hosts annual fun run

Masks — Students show off their costumes for the Halloween Fun Run at Camp Hydaway. Photo credit: Courtney Russo

Camp Hydaway’s glow stick-lined trail provided the location for this year’s 2k race Every year, people of all ages dress up as superheroes, fairy-tale characters and ghosts to receive free candy and celebrate Halloween. Liberty University’s Student Activities (SA) invited students to take part in the annual tradition by participating …

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Scaremare staff celebrates salvations

Clowntown — The Scaremare staff hopes the event will grow. Photo credit: Ruth Bibby

Scaremare, Liberty University’s student-run Halloween evangelism outreach, had 25,315 people walk the trails and rooms associated with the event this year, while 3,422 people said they made a salvation decision for Christ, according to Richard Brown, an assistant professor of youth ministries. Scaremare took place on the nights of Oct. …

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‘Restore Rwanda’ plants preschool

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Liberty has provided funds for a new preschool for 39 children along with clothes, shoes and laptops There stands a building in the African country of Rwanda that is different from every other building. The structure may not look any different to the naked eye, but there is one large …

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Running down Big South title

GLORY — Liberty sophomore Sam Hibbs placed ninth at the Big South Championship. Photo credit: Courtney Russo

Liberty’s men’s cross country team win its ninth straight conference title The Liberty men’s cross country team ran to their ninth consecutive Big South Championship Saturday, Nov. 2, while the Lady Flames took second place in their race. The Vista Links Golf Course, which was the site of this year’s …

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Auditions begin for Coffeehouse

LIVE PerfoRmance — Students are given the chance to showcase their talents on the Vines Center stage through biannual shows. photo credit: Ruth Bibby

Christmas Coffeehouse is the last Student Activities (SA) event of the semester. Get ready for anything but a silent night. SA is looking for talented people to rock around the Christmas tree. This year’s theme is Winter Wonderland. Christmas Coffeehouse is a one-night-only, campus-wide talent show that will take place …

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Hot and Cold Café offers Indian options

OWNER — Muhkerjee specializes in organic dishes. Photo credit: Hannah Lipscomb

Owned and operated by Uday Muhkerjee, the restuarant’s success is solely attributed to God’s influence The Hot and Cold Café, located in downtown Lynchburg, provides unique food options and a homey atmosphere to visitors. Owned and operated by Uday Muhkerjee, Hot and Cold Café has been serving the Lynchburg area …

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Students give back

This November and December, Liberty University is partnering with local branches of the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank, Samaritan’s Purse and the Salvation Army to provide for the needs of the Lynchburg area public, according to Darren Wu, the Liberty Center for Christian Community Service Coordinator. The Liberty students staff …

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Habermas speaks overseas

Professor Gary Habermas lectured 42 times over a two-week period in Europe Distinguished researcher, seminary professor and Chair of the Liberty University Department of Philosophy Gary Habermas traveled to Europe Oct. 13-28, giving lectures and presentations at several Swedish universities. According to Habermas, he spoke 42 times during his two-week …

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Gamers play 25 hours for charity

Video Game Club raises funds for children Video games reigned supreme in the fourth floor of DeMoss Hall Nov. 2 as the Video Game Club gathered to play video games for 25 hours in an effort to save kids’ lives. The gaming session was part of an international event known …

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Career fair offers jobs

COMS — Students met with potential employers Oct. 29 at the Reber-Thomas Dining Hall. Photo credit: Sam Chappell

The School of Communication & Creative Arts students gathered in the back hallway of the Reber Thomas Dining Hall Oct. 29 as they networked with potential employers at the communication job fair. Businesses from all over the Lynchburg area talked with students, accepted résumés and even did on the spot …

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