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

Mills’ heroics give Jackets first conference win

Waynesburg beats St. Vincent, 1-0, in OT

It looked all too familiar.  Four times, the Waynesburg University men’s soccer team had gone to overtime this season, and none of those games ended in a positive result.  Wednesday’s game against St. Vincent was scoreless after 90 minutes, so OT was necessary once again.  This time, however, Waynesburg closed the deal. Ryan Mills headed … Continue reading

Late goal all Jackets need for first conference win

Jackets beat St. Vincent, 1-0 in Latrobe.

The Waynesburg University women’s soccer team won its first Presidents’ Athletic Conference game this season Tuesday afternoon, defeating the St. Vincent Bearcats, 1-0. With only two games left in the season, head coach Laura Heethuis hopes that the win serves as a springboard.  “Hopefully it is a boost of morale,” Heethuis said. “We know that … Continue reading

Women’s tennis season ends at Grove City

Jackets finish the year without a conference win

Tuesday afternoon the Waynesburg University women’s tennis team traveled to Grove City College for a Presidents’ Athletic Conference tournament quarterfinal match. The eighth seeded Jackets fell to the top seeded Wolverines for the second year in a row, 9-0. While the result is disappointing, it isn’t surprising either given the strong season Grove City had. … Continue reading

Jackets fight hard, but fall short to Westminster

The Waynesburg University women’s soccer team put up a good fight against Westminster, the first-place team in the Presidents’ Athletic Conference. The Jackets, who dropped to 2-10-2 overall and 0-3-2 in conference play, didn’t do enough to come away victorious though, as Westminster won 1-0 Saturday night at John F. Wiley Stadium. Westminster now improves … Continue reading

Cross Country teams head to Oberlin for last meet before conference championship

Jackets will compete at Presidents' Athletic Conference championships Nov. 2

For the Waynesburg University women’s and men’s cross-country squads, this weekend’s trip to Oberlin, Ohio served as a late season bonding experience, but also one final tune-up as the teams ran at the Oberlin-Inter-Regional Rumble in the final regular season meet, with Presidents’ Athletic Conference championships upcoming Nov. 2. Before running Saturday, the teams bussed … Continue reading