Wingeart, Cokley make XC history, Wingeart lone Waynesburg runner to advance to nationals

Qualifying for nationals, a feat so nice. Aubrey Wingeart just did it twice. The selections for the NCAA Division III National Cross Country Championships aren’t made until Sunday. However, Wingeart put herself in a position to guarantee herself a spot at the championships for the second time in her collegiate career. “It’s a great accomplishment,” … Continue reading

Waynesburg wrestling loses close dual meet against Shippensburg to open 2021-2022 season

Waynesburg University wrestled in its first dual meet of the season Wednesday night against Division II Shippensburg University. The winner would be decided during the final match. The dual began with a Shippensburg first period pin. The second match featured Waynesburg’s Dylan Winters, who picked up a 19-4 technical fall. He got four takedowns in … Continue reading

Waynesburg wrestling begins long-awaited season

Jackets' wrestling finishes 14th after injuries and missing Rocky McGeary, others

Waynesburg University’s wrestling team competed in its first collegiate tournament in nearly two years. The only competition last season was one dual meet against Garrett College. The Ned McGinley Invitational, however, did not go as the Yellow Jackets hoped. They finished 14th among a 15-team field. Junior  Luke Lavanway had the best performance for Waynesburg … Continue reading

Waynesburg Men’s Basketball 2021-2022 season preview

A new look Men's team adds height, determined Matt Popeck

Basketball season is upon us. Waynesburg basketball is almost here…well, at least for the men’s team because the women already played their first game. This upcoming Tuesday, Nov. 9, Waynesburg faces Oberlin College at the Rudy Marisa Fieldhouse at 7 p.m. And the Yellow Jackets are ready to go. “It feels great to be back … 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

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