Liberty freshman outside hitter/right-side hitter Nicki Scripko fashioned the best statistical match of her young career, Friday evening at High Point's Millis Athletic Center, propelling the Lady Flames to a 3-1 (29-31, 30-22, 30-24, 30-27) conference triumph over the Panthers.
Sep 28, 2007
LibertyFlames.com had a chance to speak with head coach Danny Rocco just after the conclusion of Thursday's practice at William Stadium, the team's final tune-up before taking on St. Francis this Saturday.
The Charleston Southern Lady Buccaneers scored two second-half goals eight minutes apart, and then held off a late Liberty rally to edge the Lady Flames, 3-2, Friday afternoon in the opening game of Big South women's soccer play for both squads.
Former Liberty basketball players Larry Blair and Dwight Brewington are both continuing their careers at the professional level.
Senior Richard Thom has steadily seen his playing time increase each year since redshirting during the 2003 season. Last year, the Murrayville, Ga., native played in a career-high 11 games, serving as an important cog in Liberty's tight end rotation.
Sep 27, 2007
Every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday throughout the women's soccer season, fans will have an opportunity to get to know the Lady Flames a bit better through a question-and-answer session. Today, the series continues with junior Mallory Neff.
In its continuing coverage of Liberty athletics, LibertyFlames.com brings you a new installment of One-On-One. This segment's guest is head men's soccer coach Jeff Alder.
After opening Big South Conference play with a road victory at Radford last Saturday, the Liberty volleyball team faces a pair of challenging conference matches away from home this weekend.