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A bitter end and a gloomy goodbye

Collyn Cowles, Reporter March 14, 2023

Unable to stay in the tournament, Weber State University’s women’s basketball team’s season ended with a 63–52 loss to the University of Northern Colorado. "Last year, we could take a hit...

First football team in Weber State history.

A century of football at WSU

Brandon May September 26, 2019

In 1919, Woodrow Wilson was the President of the United States, a gallon of gas was $0.25, Prohibition began, Babe Ruth was sold to the New York Yankees and the Weber Normal College football team took...

Jay Hill. His path to Weber and the success Behind the Football Program

Jay Hill. His path to Weber and the success Behind the Football Program

August 27, 2019

Jerry Bovee, Weber State’s former athletic director, first met Jay Hill on Dec 12, 2013. The meeting was scheduled late the night before for 8 a.m. the following morning. Bovee remembers the impression...

Bovee leaving WSU for USU

Bovee leaving WSU for USU

Brandon May April 23, 2019

After 10 years with Weber State University, Athletic Director Jerry Bovee is taking his talents to his alma mater at Utah State as the assistant Vice President and Deputy AD. "I'm excited about the opportunity...

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Guarantees mean guaranteed money for WSU athletics

Brandon May April 18, 2019

Each year, Weber State University athletics spends $14,901,150 on all their 16 NCAA teams on campus, with 27 percent of that spending going to the football team. Of the 11 universities that compete in...

WSU ranked in national Capitol One Cup standings

WSU ranked in national Capitol One Cup standings

Brandon May January 31, 2019

In a recent poll of the 2018-19 Capital One Cup standings, the Weber State University men’s athletic programs are currently ranked 19th with 15 points. The Wildcats are tied with the University of...

The new building will serve as the main entrance to Stewart Stadium. (Paul Grua)

Stewart Stadium kicks off new expansion

Brandon May September 1, 2018

Weber State University Athletics announced the start of construction of a state-of-the-art athletic complex on Aug. 17. The facility will be built on the north end of Stewart Stadium surrounding the Chick...

Velaida Harris, Utah vs. Arizona, Friday January 30, 2015 in Salt Lake City, UT. (Photo / Steve C. Wilson / University of Utah)

Harris brings spark to Wildcats

Joe Traub July 30, 2018

It started with a missed phone call. Velaida Harris was unable to answer a call from Weber State athletic director Jerry Bovee in mid-July. When Harris called the Weber State University athletic director...

Velaida Harris, Utah vs. Arizona, Friday January 30, 2015 in Salt Lake City, UT. (Photo / Steve C. Wilson/Courtesy Weber State Sports)

Harris named WSU women’s basketball head coach

Joe Traub July 17, 2018

The search is over for the Wildcats. The Weber State University women's basketball announced on July 17 that Velaida Harris will be the sixth head coach in WSU women's basketball history. The position...

WSU Womens Soccer against UCLA (Sara Parker / The Signpost)

Schedule release begins WSU soccer season

Joe Traub June 25, 2018

In the eyes of head coach Tim Crompton, the Weber State University soccer team is ready for a challenge in the upcoming season. The longtime Wildcats head coach scheduled several high quality non-conference...

Lindsey Anderson (Source: Weber State Athletics)

Former Wildcats inducted into Athletic Hall of Fame

Tyrone Brown March 19, 2017

Recently, Weber State University honored some of Weber's greatest athletes by inducting five new members into the Athletic Hall of Fame. The 2017 inductees were former Olympian and WSU track star Lindsey...

Jadrian Clark, #10, passes a Chattanooga player on Nov. 26. Wildcats lost to Chattanooga in the first round of the FCS Playoffs. (Source: Weber State Athletics)

Wildcats drop to Chattanooga in FCS Playoffs, donate to greater cause

Cydnee Green November 27, 2016

  The Weber State University football team ended their season as the Wildcats fell 45–14 to University of Tennessee Chattanooga on Nov. 26 in the first round of the NCAA FCS Playoffs at Finley...

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