1,000 Points, even more memories

Lasting impact made on coaches, teammates and program by Lady Jackets senior

Waynesburg University Women’s Basketball Head Coach Sam Jones was on a mission to recruit a standout basketball player at a 2017 PIAA Girls’ Playoff game. The game featured Bishop Canevin High School and West Shamokin High School, a game in which Jones was scouting a Crusader from Bishop Canevin. The Crusaders won the game by … Continue reading

Waynesburg Men’s Soccer beats Thiel during senior night marathon

Samuel Hawkins scores both goals in double overtime win

The Waynesburg University Men’s Soccer team hosted the Thiel Tomcats for a Presidents’ Athletic Conference senior night matchup on Saturday Oct. 23.  The game began with offensive chances for both teams including a save by Waynesburg freshman goalkeeper Michael Francus using his hand to deflect the ball off the top of the goal frame and … Continue reading

Chatham defeats Waynesburg Volleyball on senior day

Yellow Jackets' losing streak increases to eight

Caleb Yauger For the Yellow Jacket The Waynesburg volleyball team (9-18, 3-14) never scored more than 15 points for any set in its previous matchup against the Chatham Cougars (16-6, 11-4). On senior day this past Saturday, however, the Yellow Jackets battled with the Cougars in each set by scoring at least 20 points apiece. … Continue reading

Waynesburg volleyball falls to Saint Vincent in four sets

Alyson Johnson continues her strong season with 31 digs

By: Austin Bechtold For The Yellow Jacket The Waynesburg University volleyball team battled but came up short on the road at Saint Vincent Thursday night.  The Yellow Jackets lost in four sets (16-25, 18-25, 25-22, 10-25), dropping their seventh-straight match and falling to 7-17 overall and 3-13 in the Presidents’ Athletic Conference.  Saint Vincent (8-13, … Continue reading

Waynesburg Men’s soccer stifles Saint Vincent

Goalie Michael Francus gets first collegiate shut out

By: Marley Wolf For the Yellow Jacket On Wednesday, Oct. 20, The Waynesburg University Men’s soccer team traveled to Latrobe, Pa. for a head-to-head matchup against the Saint Vincent Bearcats.  The Yellow Jackets captured a win with a score of 2-0 over the Bearcats. The victory brings Waynebsurg’s record to 2-12 overall this season. After … Continue reading

Waynesburg Football falls to Saint Vincent after strong start

Quarterback Trevor Miller makes first collegiate start

By: Colin Rhodes For The Yellow Jacket Third string quarterback Trevor Miller made his first collegiate start for the Waynesburg Yellow Jacket football team against the Saint Vincent Bearcats on Saturday, Oct. 23. This comes after sophomore quarterback Josh Gibbons quit the team after a tough performance against the Westminster Titans the previous week. Miller … 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

Waynesburg Volleyball Falls to Thiel

Jackets bested in straight sets on the road in Greenville

The Waynesburg University women’s volleyball team traveled to Thiel College where they fell to the Tomcats 3-0.  After a loss in the opening set 25-17, Waynesburg kept it close in the second, losing by a close score of 25-21. Thiel was able to pull away in the third and final set of the night with … Continue reading

Yellow Jacket Soccer teams shutout in Pittsburgh by Chatham (From 10-6-21)

Waynesburg Men's and Women's teams winless in PAC conference play

Caleb Yauger For The Yellow Jacket The Waynesburg men’s and women’s soccer teams are still looking for their first conference win of the season.  Wednesday night ended as a 1-0 loss for the women’s team (4-6) and a 2-0 defeat for the men’s team (1-9). Both squads are now 0-3 in conference play. “Unfortunate is … Continue reading

Jackets Volleyball gets revenge over Steubenville (From 10-5-21)

Osborn leads Waynesburg to victory with 14 kills

By: Marley Wolf For the Yellow Jacket The Waynesburg Yellow Jackets traveled to Steubenville, Ohio to take on the Franciscan Barons in a head to head volleyball matchup on Tuesday, Oct. 5.  Waynesburg came out with a victory, 3-1, which brought its conference record to 3-6 and their overall record to 9-10.  After falling to … Continue reading

Grove City escapes stinging Yellow Jacket Volleyball (From 9-28-21)

Johnson keeps Waynesburg buzzing with 59 digs

Caleb Yauger For The Yellow Jacket Chants of, “Let’s go Waynesburg!” echoed through the Rudy Marisa Fieldhouse on Tuesday, Sept. 28. Waynesburg students simultaneously rattled the bleachers with their hands, making as much noise as possible to cheer on their volleyball team. “The energy we had was insane,” senior right side hitter Mya Brooks said. … Continue reading