Mitch Montani

Lacrosse wins, breaking 45-game skid

1,403 days. That’s a long time. Coming into Sunday’s season opener for the  women’s lacrosse team at Thomas More, that’s how long it had been since the Jackets had won a game. With a 7-5 win over the Saints, Waynesburg finally put this long-standing skid behind them. “It’s big,” coach Gennaro Bonaventura said. “There have … Continue reading

Jackets’ hot streak halted at Bethany

Bison now own 10 straight wins over Waynesburg

Coming into Wednesday night’s game at Bethany, the  men’s basketball team was one of the hottest teams in the Presidents’ Athletic Conference, having won four straight. However, Bethany, who came into the night at just 1-15 overall and 0-6 in conference play, got a  72-59 win over the Yellow Jackets [4-13, 4-4], halting Waynesburg’s momentum.  … Continue reading

Jackets handled by Washington & Jefferson

Waynesburg finishes season 1-9

Washington & Jefferson came into Saturday afternoon’s football game against Waynesburg University with three conference losses. It had been eight years since that could be said about the Presidents. This allowed many to be optimistic about the Yellow Jackets chances as the opening kickoff approached on Saturday. That optimism was smothered quickly. The Presidents [7-3, … Continue reading

Football can’t close out St. Vincent

Jackets fall to 1-7

Throughout last week, everybody knew that Waynesburg’s football game against the Saint Vincent Bearcats would come down to the wire Saturday. Both teams had beaten Thiel for their only Presidents Athletic Conference win of the season, and were looking for a second victory. The game was tied at the half, with a score that was … Continue reading

Women’s tennis falls to Geneva

Jackets still looking for first conference win

The Waynesburg women’s tennis team fell to Geneva, 8-1 Thursday afternoon. The loss drops the Jackets to 0-3 in Presidents Athletic Conference play and 1-5 overall. “It would be nice to pull some of these out,” head  coach Ron Headlee said. “We’re getting there, but just couldn’t quite get it done.” During the frustrating afternoon, … Continue reading

Volleyball still searching for first win

Jackets fall to Franciscan, Mount Aloysius

The Waynesburg University volleyball team fell in a pair of non-conference road matches to end the second week of the semester. Franciscan University downed the Jackets Thursday night, three sets to one. That was followed by a three-set sweep of the Jackets at the hands of Mount Aloysius the next evening.  “Every game is a … Continue reading

Looking ahead

Jackets prepare for Slippery Rock invitational

Both the men and women’s track & field teams for Waynesburg will continue the season this Saturday, traveling to Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania for the Dave Labor Invitational. The meet will take place a week after the women’s team placed fifth, and men’s team eighth out of 14 teams in the Bethany Invitational. “It’s a bigger … Continue reading