Why Choose WU? Athlete Spotlight Series

Sophomore running back showing growth on and off the field at Waynesburg

By: Erin Onderko For the Yellow Jacket Sometimes, plans change. This is exactly what happened to sophomore running back Justin Flack. “I originally committed to Mt. Union. It was a tough decision, I was really back and forth between Mt. Union and Waynesburg,” Flack said. “I went to Mt. Union for about a week, but … Continue reading

Chace-ing Glory: Chace Johnston’s path to coaching

Graduate assistants road to Washington high school sidelines

The Washington High School football team is 2-1 heading into their matchup with Bethlehem-Center Friday night. Chace Johnston, Waynesburg University graduate student and assistant football coach at Washington High School, will be coaching his fourth game with the Prexies as they attempt to make a run to the WPIAL 2A playoffs. Johnston’s journey to the … Continue reading

Football Drops to 1-1, Defeated by Case Western 45-31

By Ethan Spozarski From September 10, 2022 Last Saturday the Waynesburg University Yellow Jackets football team lost to the Case Western University Spartans 45-31.  Despite the loss, Waynesburg (1-1) continued to show signs of life throughout the game. Good things were happening when everyone was doing their job,” sophomore wide receiver Dakota Romantino said. “Everyone … Continue reading

Waynesburg Football wins big on senior day over Bethany

Yellow Jackets' Nick Hall and Justin Flack combine for 256 rushing yards and three touchdowns

Senior day is an emotional day for a lot of players. Not just for the guys who spent most of their college careers playing football, but also for their teammates.  For the seniors on the Waynesburg Yellow Jackets football team, they got that wish against the Bethany Bison on Saturday, Nov. 6, the last home … Continue reading

Jackets blown away by Tornadoes in Beaver Falls

Miller throws five interceptions during loss

“It’s Miller time!”: the catchphrase that has caught the attention of the Waynesburg University campus in light of third string quarterback Trevor Miller for the Yellow Jackets. This past Saturday night, however, it was the Geneva Golden Tornadoes (3-5, 3-4) that were saying this catchphrase, five times to be exact. That’s how many interceptions Miller … 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

Yellow Jackets Football falls short to Grove City on Homecoming weekend (From 10-2-21)

Quarterback Raines leaves game with injury

Colin C. Rhodes For The Yellow Jacket Homecoming is a special time for any school. It’s when alumni from previous classes come together to reminisce about their time as students, and when a new king and queen are crowned at halftime of the football game.  Unfortunately for Waynesburg, that crowning was the brightest spot of the … Continue reading

Jackets score early, Carnegie Mellon takes victory (From 9-25-21)

“Mellon”choly for the Yellow Jackets in loss to the Tartans

By: Caleb Yauger For the Yellow Jacket A field goal on the first offensive drive was all that the Waynesburg football team could manage on Saturday, Sept. 25. The Carnegie Mellon University Tartans defeated the Yellow Jackets 39-3 under the lights for the home opener at Gesling Stadium in Pittsburgh, Pa. “That’s got to be … Continue reading