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Bronson Barron running on the football field with a football tucked into his arm. (Weber State Athletics)

Standing out in the Big Sky

Simon Mortensen, Asst. sports editor September 22, 2022

After recording 368 yards and four touchdowns in Weber State University's win against Utah Tech University on Sept. 17, Wildcat quarterback Bronson Barron was named the Big Sky Offensive Player of the...

Wrestling over a football, Ty MacPherson fights to grab the ball. (Weber State Athletics)

Closing out the preseason

Emily Miller, Sports editor September 15, 2022

The Weber State University football team is returning to Stewart Stadium on Sept. 17 to take on the Utah Tech University Trailblazers after a historic win against Utah State University on Sept. 10. Previously...

Dontay Bassett goes for a layup against the Montana Griz.

Dunks and downfalls of men’s basketball

Simon Mortensen, Asst. sports editor September 8, 2022

What looked to be Weber State University's destination to lose early in the year, the 2021-22 Big Sky conference men's basketball season came down to a close four-way race. Following Montana’s dramatic...

Safety position, Desmond Williams.

Captain of a new crew

Simon Mortensen, Asst. sports editor September 8, 2022

With a new offensive coordinator and multiple freshmen, many pieces of the Weber State University football team have changed since last season. However, Wildcat fans may recognize senior safety Desmond...

Josh Davis finds an opening and stays ahead of the defenders. (Joshua Wineholt / The Signpost)

The future of FCS

Simon Mortensen, Asst. sports editor July 20, 2022

With the Big Sky Conference football season starting in just a few months, Athlon Sports preseason rankings have Weber State University as a 13th seed in the Football Championship Subdivision. Coming...

Eric Duft poses for a photo for Weber State Athletics. (WSU Athletics)

Running without Rahe

Simon Mortensen, Asst. sports editor July 20, 2022

After 16 years as the head coach for Weber State University's men's basketball team, Randy Rahe's retirement came as a shock to even those inside the program. Rahe led the Wildcats to over 300 wins and...

Adding to a new era

Adding to a new era

Emily Miller, Sports editor June 27, 2022

Weber State University’s men’s basketball team announced on June 22 that Dan Russell is the newest addition to the Wildcat coaching staff. Russell, a Wyoming native, played his first two years of...

Faith Hoe running back to the batters box after hitting a baseball with her bat.

The end of a historic season

Simon Mortensen, Asst. sports editor June 6, 2022

After two games in the NCAA championship, Weber State University's softball team fell out of the NCAA Division I softball tournament on May 21. The Wildcats traveled to Seattle for the tournament, playing...

The Big Sky athletic conference doesn’t currently sponsor mens volleyball for competition, so it will join an increasing list of high school sports not offered at any schools in the conference. Photo credit: Grace Haglund

A place for men’s volleyball in Big Sky?

Cayden Treasure April 4, 2022

The Utah High School Activities Association has scheduled boys' volleyball to begin in spring 2024, adding another spring sport to the lineup.The Big Sky athletic conference doesn’t currently sponsor...

Rashid Shaheed was named FCS Special Teams Player of the Week following him breaking the all-time record of most returned touchdowns in the FCS history. Photo credit: Isabella Torres

Memories of the WSU gridiron

Alec Cipollini March 28, 2022

Before last season, Weber State University’s football team was one of the most dominant forces in the Big Sky Conference as they were crowned the champions of the conference from 2016–19. Some...

Sebastian Buxman levels his racket and eyes the tennis ball and his opponents movement. Photo credit: Summer Muster

Tensions in tennis

Alec Cipollini March 21, 2022

In the first home match in over a month, Weber State University's men's tennis team returned to the Ogden Athletic Club and won 4–3 against the University of Idaho on March 19. After losing 4–0...

Wildcat freshman Sebastian Buxman and sophomore Jordan Coutinho celebrate their win against the Eagles.

A swing to victory

Alec Cipollini February 28, 2022

The second Big Sky Conference match of the 2021-22 season for Weber State University's men’s tennis team ended in a 6–1 win against Eastern Washington University at Ogden Athletic Club on Feb....

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