Location: Chicago, Ill.
Colors: Indigo Blue & Flame Red
Joined Horizon League: 1994
Interim Chancellor: Dr. Eric Gislason
Faculty Representatives: Dr. Sylvia Furner and Karrie Hamstra-Wright
Athletic Director: Jim Schmidt
Youngstown State Women's Golf Team to Play in South Bend Regional
One day after winning the Horizon League Championship, the Youngstown State women's golf team learned it will play in the South Bend regional May 7-9 as the NCAA field was announced Monday night on the Golf Channel. The 54-hole South Bend regional will be played at Warren Golf Course in Notre Dame, Ind. The University of Notre Dame will host. Six teams and three individuals will advance from each regional. The Penguins, making their NCAA Tournament debut, will compete against Arizona, Duke, ...
Green Bay's Mohrfeld and UIC's Heflin Collect Weekly Honors
INDIANAPOLIS –Green Bay senior Hailey Mohrfeld (Menomonee Falls, Wis.) is the Horizon League softball Player of the Week while UIC sophomore Elaine Heflin (Downers Grove, lll.) is the Horizon League softball Pitcher of the Week for the week of April 14-26. Green Bay competed against Youngstown State in a three-game weekend conference series this past weekend. The Phoenix captured the win in the first game of the doubleheader on Friday 8-4 but fell in the second to the Penguins 6-1. The team ...
Youngstown State's Califano, North Sweep Weekly Awards
INDIANAPOLIS -- Youngstown State junior outfielder Frank Califano [Alpine, Calif./Steele Canyon (Golden West CC)] has been named the Horizon League Batter of the Week, while Penguins senior right-hander Josh North (Barberton, Ohio/Barberton) is the League’s Pitcher of the Week, for the week of April 20-26. The accolade is the first of the season for both players. Youngstown State (13-25, 6-15 Horizon) opened an eight-game homestand with a 3-1 week, knocking off Bowling Green, 5-1, before taking ...
YSU, Detroit Earn Entries Into Women's Tennis Championship
Women’s Tennis Results: (1) Youngstown State 4, (4) UIC 1 | (2) Detroit 4, (3) Cleveland State 3 WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Youngstown State earned the opportunity to defend its Horizon League women’s tennis title, while Detroit went deep into the night to earn its first trip since 2010 on Saturday at the Schwartz Tennis Center. The No. 1 seed, Youngstown State held off UIC, 4-1, in the early evening before Detroit outlasted No. 3 Cleveland State, 4-3, in a match that lasted over four ...
Green Bay, Valpo to Meet for Men's Tennis Crown
Men’s Tennis Results: (1) Green Bay 4, (5) UIC 0 | (2) Valparaiso 4, (3) Cleveland State 1 WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Green Bay clinched a fifth straight trip to the Horizon League Men’s Tennis Championship, while Valparaiso earned its first trip in program history on Saturday at the Schwartz Tennis Center. The No. 1 seed, Green Bay cruised to a 4-0 win over No. 5 UIC in the morning session before No. 2 Valparaiso outlasted third-seeded Cleveland State in the afternoon session. The ...
CSU Men, YSU Women Take Narrow Leads Into Final Day of Golf Championships
Men's Round Two Results Women's Round Two Results The top of the leaderboard remained a tight affair on Saturday at the 2015 Horizon League Golf Championships played at Mission Inn Resort in Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla., as the Cleveland State men's team and Youngstown State women's team will open the third and final rounds on Sunday with narrow leads. On the men's side, Cleveland State was again one stroke better than Oakland in the second round as the Vikings hold a two-stroke ...
Tight Top of the Leaderboard after Day One at Golf Championships
Men's Round One Results Women's Round One Results The 2015 Horizon League Men's and Women's Golf Championship teed off on Friday afternoon on a beautiful and sunny day at Mission Inn Golf Resort in Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla. It's a close race at the top of both leaderboards as Cleveland State has a one-shot lead over Oakland on the men's side, while Oakland is tied with Youngstown State in the women's race. Oakland teed off with the early group and set the pace for the ...
2015 Horizon League Men's and Women Golf Awards Announced
HOWEY-IN-THE-HILLS, Fla—The 2014-15 Horizon League Men’s and Women’s Golf awards were announced Thursday night at the annual team banquet held on the eve of the championship. Oakland’s Elle Nichols became the first player in Horizon League women’s or men’s history to be named the Freshman of the Year and Player of the Year in the same season. The Okemos, Mich., native led the Horizon League in the regular season with a 76.64 stroke average on the year. In 10 tournaments ...