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Weber State against Idaho State at their football game on Nov. 12.

A merciless match

Simon Mortensen, Asst. sports editor November 15, 2022

Coming off a close loss to Sacramento State University, Weber State University's football team beat Idaho State University 45–7 on Nov. 12 at Stewart Stadium. Celebrating Senior Day, Wildcat football...

Tight end Justin Malone #88 running down the football field with a football in hand on Oct. 30. 2021.

Football Preview vs. ISU

Angelina Fontenot, Reporter November 10, 2022

Paw: Bengals on the Horizon: A look into football rivalry Inside: An in-depth look against Idaho State Angelina Fontenot Coming off a loss against Sacramento State University, Weber State University...

The sun went down moments before Weber State’s homecoming matchup against Eastern Washington. The Wildcats beat the Eagles 45–21 on Oct. 8.

Opinion: Tiered ranking of Big Sky football

Emily Miller and Simon Mortensen October 13, 2022

Two weeks have gone by since the last power ranking, and a lot has happened across the Big Sky Conference for football. Sacramento State made bold statements with their offense, and Portland State seems...

Weber State Womens Volleyball Mid-game on Sept. 17. (Kris Beck)

A battle against the Bengals

Angelina Fontenot, Reporter October 6, 2022

After a close back-and-forth matchup, Weber State University’s volleyball team claimed victory over Idaho State University, winning 3–2. Idaho State began the game serving. The Wildcats struggled...

Chinonso Opara leading the WSU football team out of the tunnel and onto the field during their game with Western Oregon on Sept. 1.

Opinion: Wildcats on top of week one power rankings

Simon Mortensen, Asst. sports editor September 29, 2022

The Big Sky Conference football preseason is wrapping up, and it’s time for in-conference play. Coming into week two of the regular season, it’s time to look at which teams are on pace and which teams...

Dani Richins, Charli Bouquet, Makayla Sorensen and Jayda Tupea lined up on the volleyball court.

Chopping down the Lumberjacks

Emily Miller, Sports editor September 27, 2022

Weber State University’s volleyball team redeemed themselves with a 3–1 win against Northern Arizona University on Sept. 24 after losing their Big Sky opener to Portland State University 3–0 on Sept....

Weber State University womens basketball team attempting to grab a basketball from Montana State players before they make a point. (Kennedy Camarena/ The Signpost)

Troubles and triumphs: women’s basketball in Big Sky

Simon Mortensen, Asst. sports editor August 1, 2022

After a tournament full of upsets in Boise, Idaho, Montana State's women's basketball team won the Big Sky championship last season. With many All-Conference players returning this year, it's time to look...

Davonte Neals mug shot taken at Bannock Detention Center located in Bannock County, Idaho. (Bannock Detention Center)

Murder charge clouds ISU

Emily Miller, Sports editor July 20, 2022

One month after Charlie Ragle was hired as head coach for the Idaho State University football program, assistant coach DaVonte’ Neal was added to the ISU coaching staff. Four months after Neal was...

Weber State preparing to play against Northern Colorado on Nov. 20, 2021.

Opinion: Opportunities and obstacles of Big Sky Football

Simon Mortensen, Asst. sports editor July 18, 2022

With many of the key players in the Big Sky graduating over spring, this season starts a new era. The fall season is just around the corner, and major questions will be answered. For example, will Sacramento...

Hailey Price bumps a soccer ball off her head during a game against UNC in 2021.

Opinion: Strengths and shortcomings of women’s soccer

Simon Mortensen, Asst. sports editor July 11, 2022

The 2021 Big Sky women’s soccer tournament was filled with massive upsets and close games. Strong teams like the University of Northern Colorado lost early while Cinderella story teams like Weber State...

WSU defends against CSUNs Nicole Nevarez.

Opinion: The ups and downs of Big Sky volleyball

Simon Mortensen, Asst. sports editor June 27, 2022

With a new season just around the corner, it's time to catch up with fall sports. Helping fans know what to expect next season, this list gives the strengths and weaknesses of each volleyball team in the...

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...

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