No. 22 Syracuse gave Flames Nation a good look at the top level of college football with the Orange opening the season with a 24-0 win over Liberty, Saturday evening.
Aug 31, 2019
For the second day in a row, Liberty won set two, 26-24, but the UNI Panthers claimed sets three and four to take the match Saturday at Strahan Arena.
The Liberty Flames overcame an early goal by the Radford Highlanders and then used a solid defensive effort for a 2-1 victory in the season opener for both teams at Cupp Stadium.
Aug 30, 2019
Freshman Adelyn Ackley led a 1-2-3-4 finish by the host Lady Flames in the women's 4K, while track All-American Felix Kandie notched an individual victory in the men's 4K.
Liberty won an extended second set to tie Texas State at 1-1, before the host Bobcats claimed the final two sets and the match, 3-1, Friday at Strahan Arena.
The Liberty field hockey team will open its 2019 season against the James Madison Dukes, Sunday afternoon.
History will be make on Saturday when No. 22 Syracuse comes to Williams Stadium, marking the first time the Flames have hosted a Power 5 and nationally ranked FBS team.
Aug 29, 2019
In its first home game of the season, Liberty did not disappoint scoring a flurry of goals that capped off the first win of the season.