Nashville, Tenn. -- Senior Casey Crozier tossed a three-hitter and fanned 11 to break the Youngstown State all-time strikeout record and led the Penguins to a 1-0 win over Tennessee State on Friday evening.
Crozier, who now has 389 career strikeouts, broke the record of 386 set by Kim Givens between 1993-96. Crozier improves to 2-1 with her first shutout of the and the 11th of her career, which is tied for fourth all-time.
Crozier allowed hits in the first, third and sixth innings, and pitched out of a one-out bases-loaded jam in the bottom of the third.
The Penguins musted just five hits, but two came late from a pair of newcomers.
The Penguins take on Indiana State and Dayton, Saturday, at 10 a.m. and Noon, respectively.