Volleyball loses to St. Vincent 3-1

On Sept. 27. Wednesday night, Waynesburg University Volleyball fell to Saint Vincent College in a 3-1 contest.  The Lady Yellow Jackets had an amazing start in the first set, leading 20-15, but sadly the Bearcats had a rally of points tying the ladies 22-22, and then stealing the set 22-25.  Although the Yellow Jackets were … Continue reading

Q&A: Emily Taylor starts journey at Waynesburg

Ready for challenge as head coach after three years as assistant at W&J.

Emily Taylor didn’t have to travel far to find her next coaching job. Prior to becoming the head volleyball coach at Waynesburg University last February, she was an intern assistant coach for three seasons at Washington & Jefferson College. Before her coaching days, she was a two-year captain of the volleyball team at Penn State … Continue reading

Why Choose WU? Athlete Spotlight Series

Freshman Volleyball player says Aloha to Waynesburg

By: Erin Onderko For the Yellow Jacket Some of us can only dream of going to Hawaii, even for a one-time trip. But for Freshman volleyball player Mickayla “Bani” Baniaga, the Hawaiian Islands are the place she calls home. Taking a flight lasting over ten hours, Baniaga left her hometown of Honolulu to come over … Continue reading

Volleyball falls to Franciscan 3-1

On Thursday night the Waynesburg University volleyball team lost to the Franciscan Barons in four sets at the Rudy Marisa Field House. The Yellow Jackets came into this match off a 3-0 loss to Washington & Jefferson on Tuesday and was looking to bounce back into the win column on Thursday night. Freshman setter Kendall … Continue reading

Volleyball falls to La Roche 3-1

On September 12th, Tuesday night the Waynesburg University volleyball team was defeated by the La Roche Red Hawks after a hot start losing in four sets at the Rudy Marisa Field House.  The Yellow Jackets came into this game on a three-game winning streak beating Penn State Shenango 3-0, and winning a pair of matches … Continue reading

A Look at Volleyball’s Midseason: Developing and moving forward against Chatham

From September 20, 2022 By Ethan Spozarski WAYNESBURG (Sept. 20) – The Waynesburg University Yellow Jackets volleyball team lost to the Chatham University Cougars in three sets Tuesday.  Chatham won all three sets by at least nine points. Waynesburg freshman Paige Mortimore, however, said that doesn’t reflect how good this Waynesburg team is.  “I feel … Continue reading