Jesse Cain

Spring planning

There is one week left of the semester and we’re already springing into the next. The 2022 spring academic calendar is officially completed and posted on Waynesburg University’s website. After the 2021 fall semester ends next week, the University’s undergraduate programs will begin a month-long winter recess period. Undergraduate students will be back on campus … Continue reading

Waynesburg women’s basketball drops to 0-5, loses to Otterbein University 90-62 (From 11-23-21)

By Jesse Cain The Waynesburg women’s basketball team drops to 0-5 in another precarious game, losing to Otterbein University 90-62. This is the 10th straight loss for Waynesburg on the road going back to the 2019-2020 season. “A couple rough results and I’m not sure why,” head coach Sam Jones said. “But we’re coming out … Continue reading

Women’s basketball falls to 0-4 with 80-52 loss at Penn State Behrend (From 11-20-21)

By Jesse Cain The Waynesburg women’s basketball team fell on the road to Penn State Behrend 80-52 Saturday, Nov. 20 in Erie, PA. This marked the second game on their overnight road trip weekend. Waynesburg started the game slow on both offense and defense as Penn State Behrend outscored Waynesburg 32-9 in the first quarter. … Continue reading

Waynesburg swatted out of Hiram in overtime loss

Lady Jackets led by Avery Robinson's 21 points during the loss

The Waynesburg University Women’s basketball team fought back in the fourth quarter with two minutes left.  Finding itself in a seven-point deficit, the Yellow Jackets went on a nine-point run before Hiram answered to send the game into overtime.  Hiram’s senior Madisen Branch put up a career-high 34 points to defeat Waynesburg.  With 30 lead … Continue reading

Waynesburg Wrestling 2021-2022 season preview

Rocky McGeary returns as second ranked heavyweight in Division III

The last time Waynesburg wrestlers stepped onto the mat for a competitive match was February 12, 2021.  This was nearly a year after the NCAA Division III Championship was cancelled in 2020.  The majority of this year’s Yellow Jacket roster is new faces. Head coach Ron Headlee saw a lot of positives from the young … Continue reading

Waynesburg Women’s Soccer Scores Late Goal to Beat Saint Vincent

Johnson scores game winner in 86th minute

Waynesburg women’s soccer flew its way to victory with freshman Hayley Johnson’s winning goal in the 86th minute, finishing the match at Saint Vincent College with a score 2-1.  “It wasn’t our prettiest game by any means,” said Waynesburg head coach George DeAugustino. “But it was a ‘hey we have to buckle down here and … Continue reading

Yellow Jackets Cool Off After a Hot Start (From 9-5-21)

Waynesburg falls in both games on last day of Bearcat Challenge

Waynesburg Volleyball lost two matches on the second day of the Bearcat Challenge downgrading their record to 2-3 on the season.  The first matchup on Saturday was against Pitt Bradford. Waynesburg lost the first set in a narrowing 25-23 score. They came back to win sets two and three but couldn’t hold the lead. Ultimately … Continue reading

As students head home, campus security will continue operations during winter break

COVID-19 cases are on the rise as Waynesburg University pushes to finish the last semester of 2020. Many students have recently been put into quarantine and are awaiting test results. “We’ve seen a spike in cases,” said director of the department of public safety Mike Humiston. “Students are doing good at quarantining and following instructions.” … Continue reading