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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...

Weber State Universitys Field House building. (Kennedy Camarena/ The Signpost)

Unconventional sports for conventional students

Angelina Fontenot, Reporter August 29, 2022

When thinking of sports at Weber State University, one might only think of the NCAA teams and club teams. However, there is a third group many students aren’t aware of: intramural sports. Where NCAA...

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...

Stewart stadium packed full of excited audience members. Photo credit: Weber State Athletics

Inside the big business of college sports

Hunter Lindsey April 18, 2022

The NCAA and its athletic events generate nearly one billion dollars annually. To put that into perspective, prominent clothing company Vans generated just over $475 million in revenue last year, according...

Daryn Hickok goes head-to-head with two EWU players trying to stop her progress toward the basket. Photo credit: Summer Muster

The NCAA is blind to Title IX

Brayden Evensen April 18, 2022

Title IX, a landmark federal law dealing with equality for women in higher education, was created to provide a level playing field for female athletes. But 50 years after its passage, women's sports at...

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...

The womens volleyball team prepares to hit the ball after a set was made. (Summer Muster/The Signpost)

The next generation

Jack Hamblin March 21, 2022

Weber State University's volleyball team's new roster made their debut on March 18 during a pre-season spring scrimmage against the Utah Valley University Wolverines. Although this match had no significant...

Coach Amicone, a former Weber State softball player, has won 189 games for the team in over six seasons as a coach for the team. Photo credit: Weber State Athletics

Swinging into softball season

Emily Miller February 2, 2022

Weber State University's softball team has been dominating the Big Sky Conference. The Wildcats have won back-to-back titles but are still hungry for more success.This year, Weber State will line up against...

Wildcat Daryn Hickok shoots a free throw. Photo credit: Weber State Athletics

‘Cats get mauled by UNC

Jack Hamblin January 31, 2022

Weber State University women’s basketball team lost 65–55 on Jan. 27 to the Northern Colorado Bears. Weber led by 4 with 4:28 left on the clock after a 14–0 run, but allowed 19 points...

Seikou Sisoho Jawara dribbles past Portland State players. Photo credit: WSU Athletics

Doubling down at the Dee

Alec Cipollini December 6, 2021

Weber State University's men's basketball team opened up their 2021-22 Big Sky Conference campaign with a 67–44 win against Northern Arizona University at the Dee Events Center on Dec. 2. When the...

Rashid Shaheed runs down the field with the football. Photo credit: WSU Athletics

It’s the history books for Shaheed

Emily Miller November 1, 2021

Rashid Shaheed made history as the Weber State Wildcats defeated the Idaho State Bengals 40–17 on Oct. 30 in Pocatello, Idaho. The Wildcats found their first scoring opportunity of the game after...

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