Nine Named to Horizon League 2015-16 Winter Academic All-League Teams May 4, 2016 Honoring student-athletes for their success both in competition and in the classroom, the Horizon League announced its 2015-16 Winter Academic All-League Teams on Wednesday. A total of 75 student-athletes from six winter sports were honored in balloting by the League’s faculty athletics representatives and sports information directors. [read more]
Paige Geanangel's Three-Hit Shutout Lifts Softball to Series Sweep at Detroit May 4, 2016 Freshman pitcher Paige Geanangel struck out two and allowed just three hits for her third shutout of the year as the Youngstown State softball team defeated Detroit, 8-0, to sweep the season series. [read more]
Penguins Draw No. 4 National Seed Ohio State In NCAA Opener May 3, 2016 The Youngstown State women's tennis team will make its third straight appearance in the NCAA Championships on Friday, May 13 when the Penguins visit No. 4 seed Ohio State. The other teams in the Columbus Regional are UCLA and Notre Dame. [read more]
Sarah Dowd's Three-Home Run Day Leads Softball to Doubleheader Sweep at Detroit May 3, 2016 Junior Sarah Dowd hit three home runs, scored five times and drove in four more runs on the day to lead the Youngstown State softball team to a doubleheader sweep of Detroit, 6-2,8-5, on Tuesday afternoon at Buysse Ballpark. [read more]
Ryan Booth and Amber Eles Selected Horizon League Athletes of the Week May 3, 2016 Ryan Booth and Amber Eles of the Youngstown State track and field team were selected the Horizon League Athletes of the Week, the League announced Tuesday. Both were chosen after their strong performance at the Ashland Alumni Open. [read more]
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April 12, 2016 | Baseball YSU Baseball Adds Jacob Sypert to Program through Team IMPACT Partnership The Youngstown State baseball program announced the addition of a special new teammate on Tuesday as Jacob Sypert, a sixth grader at Roosevelt Elementary in McDonald, became a member of the program.
January 22, 2016 | Women's Tennis Women's Tennis Program Adds Impact Performer in Isabella Hartman Head Women's Tennis Coach Mickael Sopel will announce a special addition to the Penguins' roster on Saturday afternoon. Nine-year-old Isabella Hartman is set to join the program and will be introduced...
January 15, 2016 Penguins Land Record 98 Student-Athletes on Horizon League's Fall Honor Roll Youngstown State had an all-time high 98 student-athletes earn the distinction of being named to the 2015 Fall Horizon League Academic Honor Roll, the conference office announced on Friday.
January 7, 2016 Record Number of Student-Athletes Maintain Cumulative 3.00 GPA A record 225 Youngstown State student-athletes have maintained a grade-point average of 3.00 or above upon completion of the fall semester, the YSU Athletic Department announced on Thursday. Overall...