Waynesburg Wrestling Preview vs Garrett College

Familiar Places, Fresh Faces

The Waynesburg University wrestling team was supposed to have a few tri-matches featuring Presidents’ Athletic Conference foes Thiel and Washington and Jefferson. However, the PAC canceled the wrestling season and the PAC championships last week in a news release. The Waynesburg University wrestling team won’t go without competition this upcoming season since the news release … Continue reading

Jackets improving despite loss Monday at Geneva

Team heading in right direction after second game of season

By: Tyler Zeman For the Yellow Jacket On Monday night, the Waynesburg men’s basketball team lost its first away game of the season 78-72 to the Geneva Golden Tornadoes. This puts Waynesburg at 0-2 on the season as Geneva advanced to 1-1. Even though the team has just taken their second loss, the game was … Continue reading

COLUMN: NFL Season in Review

How the league was able to complete the season during these unprecedented times

The NFL season ended this past Sunday with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers defeating the Kansas City Chiefs 31-9 in Super Bowl 55. The Buccaneers won their second Super Bowl, and Tom Brady won his 7th ring. A lot of planning went on by the NFL to play in the middle of a global pandemic before … Continue reading

Waynesburg Basketball Preview against Geneva

Women's team has home opener, Men's team on road.

After opening the season with two games on the road, the Waynesburg Women’s basketball team will face Geneva in their home opener Monday evening at the Rudy Marisa Fieldhouse.  Waynesburg (0-2) lost by 16 points at Grove City and lost by 7 points at Westminster with both games taking place within the last week.  Geneva … Continue reading

Jackets fall to Titans in Season Opener

Alonzo has 20 points, Popeck returns to lineup

Saturday, Rudy Marisa Fieldhouse played host to the first sporting event at Waynesburg University in almost a year. The men’s basketball team, led by head coach Tim Fusina, opened its 2021 season with an 81-52 loss to the Westminster Titans (3-0). Waynesburg (0-1) looks a lot different in Fusina’s second year at the helm. Returning … Continue reading

Lady Jackets come up short at Westminster

Drop second game of season to Titans on road

After falling to the defending PAC champion Grove City Wolverines, the Waynesburg Lady Jackets traveled to Westminster and competed against the Titans at Memorial Fieldhouse Saturday afternoon. Waynesburg never managed to obtain a lead in this game. The Lady Jackets were trailing by as many as 21 points and cut the deficit down to as … Continue reading

COLUMN: Super Bowl 55 Preview

Raymond James Stadium Raid

The NFL season flew faster than Tyreek Hill or Scotty Miller can run a go route down the field. Not really, but you get the point. We’ve finally reached my favorite Holiday of the year, Super Bowl Sunday. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers hosted and lost 27-24 to the Kansas City Chiefs at Raymond James Stadium … Continue reading

Waynesburg Basketball Preview Saturday against Westminster

Men's team has home opener, Women's team playing second straight on road

By: Brock Owens For The Yellow Jacket Waynesburg University Men’s Basketball is almost here. The beginning of the season had to wait a few more days, but the team is set to tip-off its season at 2 p.m. Saturday afternoon against Westminster in the Rudy Marisa Fieldhouse. The original season opener was supposed to be … Continue reading

Lady Jackets fall to Grove City during first game in almost a year

Orlosky leads team with 18 points, pair of double-doubles for debuting players

The Waynesburg University women’s basketball season started with a 67-51 loss to Grove City College last night in the team’s first game in almost a year. Two key players from last season, junior center Brooke Fuller and junior guard Kacey Kastroll did not play.  The Lady Jackets nine player roster was down to just seven, … Continue reading

Why Choose WU? Athlete Spotlight Series

Sophomore wrestler ready for season with new appreciation for competition

By: Erin Onderko For the Yellow Jacket With athletics finally beginning to get underway, Waynesburg student-athletes are working harder than ever to prepare for a season that is unlike any other. While every sport has different protocols to protect its athletes, the excitement is there nonetheless, and sophomore wrestler Rocky McGeary is no exception. McGeary, … Continue reading