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YSU launches new Sports Broadcasting program

Youngstown State University is launching a new sports broadcasting track this coming fall semester for students interested in learning about and pursuing careers in the […] more.
Student Success Nate Adams Photo

Football conference honors senior for academic excellence

Senior finance major Nate Adams of Newark, Ohio, a Penguin football tight end, won top honors from the Missouri Valley Football Conference for his academic […] more.
Head coach Eric Wolford leads the 2014 version of the YSU Penguins into the annual Red-White Spring Game this week.

Get sneak peek at 2014 Penguins at this week’s Red-White Game

Fans can get an early look at the 2014 Youngstown State University Penguins football team at the 42nd annual Red-White Spring Game at 7 p.m. […] more.
As the weather warms, take a walk over to the new softball complex on campus and catch a game. The field behind McDonald’s on Fifth Avenue opened March 18 as the Penguins shut out Eastern Michigan 7-0. Upcoming games include April 9, 12, 13, 18, 19, 21 and 24. More at

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Kendrick Perry featured-CSU

All-time best?

Senior Kendrick Perry has done just about all he could in his four-year career on the YSU men’s basketball team – All-Horizon League First Team […] more.

Learn to Swim Clinic scheduled for Beeghly Natatorium

Youngstown State University’s women’s Swimming and Diving team will conduct a Learn to Swim Clinic at the YSU Natatorium in Beeghly Center. The clinics will […] more.
Tressel hall of fame

Tressel inducted into Athletics Hall of Fame

Before thunderous applause at halftime of Saturday’s football game at Stambaugh Stadium, former Head Football Coach and Executive Director of Athletics Jim Tressel, the architect […] more.
Farmers Field recognition

Farmers National Bank Field recognition

President Randy J. Dunn presents a commemorative soccer ball to Kevin Helmick, interim president and chief executive officer of Farmers National Banc Corp, during halftime […] more.

YSU marks Homecoming 2013 this week

Youngstown State University celebrates Homecoming 2013 this week with a full array of events, food and activities, beginning Monday, Oct. 14, and concluding Saturday, Oct. […] more.
Beeghly scoreboard

New scoreboard at Beeghly Center

                      A new scoreboard, featuring enhanced video capabilities, was installed earlier this semester in Beeghly […] more.
2013 Red White game

Red beats White in annual spring football scrimmage

The defensive units for each team made big plays throughout the game, but the Red offense was able to convert a few more on the […] more.

Mad March: Hoops teams post historic seasons

Rare is it that the first day of spring football drills at YSU is overshadowed by basketball, but that was the case this year. Both […] more.