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Harden’s final hurdles

Two years ago, Collin Harden ended his season as an honorable mention All-American by placing 22nd in the NCAA Track and Field Championships in the 400-meter hurdles for the Youngstown State men’s team at The University of Texas at Austin. Last June, the Girard High School alum turned to ...

YSU makes history at home

NILES — The last time Youngstown State recorded 18 victories at home, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, and Harrison Ford were still gracing the silver screen during Star Wars' initial run during the Spring of 1977. YSU basketball coaching legend Dom Rosselli was also patrolling the sideline ...

Memorable season ends on sour note

YOUNGSTOWN — It was a wild, weird, historic and unprecedented softball season for Youngstown State — complete with an ending that the Penguins would like to soon forget. Crying, along with an abundance of hugging, became the scene following YSU’s exit from the Horizon League tournament ...

Penguins get initial victory in Horizon

YOUNGSTOWN — The Horizon League logo, freshly painted, glows in the bright afternoon sun on the side of a hill at Youngstown State’s softball complex. Just a few hundred yards away, the same logo can be seen adorning Farmers National Bank Field, left over from the league’s outdoor track ...

Double the fun

YOUNGSTOWN — It wasn’t your normal outdoor Horizon League Championship on Sunday, that’s for sure. With more than 100 potential points sidelined due to a variety of factors for Youngstown State’s men’s track and field program, along with being down three points going into the third ...

Regional starts today for golf

YOUNGSTOWN — It’s been a long and difficult journey for the Youngstown State women’s golf program this season. Changes in formats, a nixed fall season and the other challenges that go along with the ongoing pandemic would be enough to slow down any athletic program. Not for the ...