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Being an athlete doesn’t mean making big bucks

Japheth Pleasant December 6, 2018

With NCAA revenue increasing yearly, student-athletes still struggle with everyday life. Although athletes receive scholarships each semester, the money goes to school and housing leaving athletes with...

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Wildcats end 15 year drought against BYU

Japheth Pleasant December 3, 2018

Just hours after the football team advanced to the third round of the FCS playoffs, the Weber State men’s basketball team sent in-state rival BYU back to Provo with a 113–103 win. The victory snapped...

Rashid Shaheed, wide receiver for the ‘Cats, blows passed the final defender on the way to the endzone. (Joshua Wineholt / The Signpost)

Inside the Numbers: Second Round FCS Playoffs

Japheth Pleasant November 28, 2018

The Southeast Missouri State University Redhawks will face the second seed Weber State University Wildcats in the second round of the 2018 FCS playoffs on Dec.1. The rested Wildcats enjoyed a Thanksgiving...

Jaiamoni Welch-Coleman moves toward the basket. (Joshua Wineholt / The Signpost)

Harris era shoots off with a win

Japheth Pleasant November 8, 2018

The Velaida Harris era has officially begun. The new head coach of the Weber State University women’s basketball team led her squad to a 93–67 win over College of Idaho in their only exhibition...

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No scholarship for this WSU athlete

Japheth Pleasant November 1, 2018

I began my journey at Weber State University in the summer of 2016. The only reason I came to Weber State specifically was because I was told I was being offered a full scholarship to play football. Unfortunately,...

#1 Rylin Roberts lightly taps the ball over the net towards opponents SUU. (Sara Parker / The Signpost)

Wildcats cruise past SUU in three sets

Japheth Pleasant October 24, 2018

The Weber State University volleyball team rebounded from a loss two days earlier as they swept Southern Utah University in three sets at home on Oct. 20. The victory moved the Wildcats record to 7–3,...

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Wildcats start home stretch with 4-0 victory over SUU

Japheth Pleasant October 17, 2018

In their fourth game this season, the Weber State University men’s soccer team dominated Southern Utah in route with a 4–0 victory. Getting off to a fast start, Weber State got out to a quick 2–0...

Courtney Petska, Wildcat outfielder, connects with the ball. (Joshua Wineholt / The Signpost)

Wildcats blank the Aggies

Japheth Pleasant October 11, 2018

The Weber State University softball team looked like they were clearly in mid-season form both hitting and pitching, with a blowout 15—0 win over the Aggies of Utah State. “I felt really good...

Weber State player Chansi Crompton (2) leaps above players to head the ball. (Sarah Catan / The Signpost)

Crompton Breaks Big Sky record as Wildcats move to 1–0–1

Japheth Pleasant September 27, 2018

In their Big Sky Conference opener against Southern Utah University, the Weber State University soccer team demonstrated their offensive power. The Wildcats cruised to a 5–2 victory at home on Sept....

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Archery club shoots into the spotlight

Japheth Pleasant April 11, 2018

Form, discipline and strength are all attributes Archery Club members hone during their tournaments.Members of this club engage in either non-competitive or competitive tournaments depending on his or...

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Archery club aims to connect students and targets

Japheth Pleasant April 11, 2018

Ever wanted to be like a Mongolian horseback archer or Legolas? You can at least learn how to shoot your favorite, larger-than-life characters through the Archery Club at Weber State University.Members...

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Wildcats overwhelm Hawks during Big Sky climb

Japheth Pleasant April 11, 2018

The Wildcats welcomed the Fighting Hawks of North Dakota for a conference doubleheader on April 11. Weber State University took both games in the first-day doubleheader. The series was moved to Ogden after...

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