2014-15 Softball Headlines

  • Softball 2015 Year-In-Review
    May 13, 2015
    The Youngstown State softball program recently concluded its 2015 season, and the Penguins put up some record breaking numbers on an individual and team basis.
  • Castiglione, Dowd, Mikovich Earn All-Horizon League Softball Postseason Honors
    May 05, 2015
    For the second straight season, junior Miranda Castiglione has been named All-Horizon League First-Team in a vote by the league's head coaches, the league announced on Tuesday (May 5). Sophomore Sarah Dowd was named to the All-Horizon League Second-Team, and Cali Mikovich was selected to the All-Freshman Team.
  • Dowd Ties Single-Season Home Run Mark; Guins Swept By Valpo
    May 02, 2015
    Sophomore Sarah Dowd tied the single-season home run record with 11 and went 4-for-8 on the day, but the Youngstown State softball team was swept in a doubleheader by Valparaiso on Saturday, 7-5, 9-5, at the VU Softball Field.
  • Softball Drops 9-7 Decision to Valparaiso
    May 01, 2015
    Maria Lacatena went 3-for-3 with two runs batted in and Sarah Dowd hit her 10th home run of the year, but the Youngstown State softball team dropped a 9-7 decision to Horizon League foe Valparaiso on Friday afternoon.
  • Softball Closes Out Regular Season With Three-Game Series At Valpo
    April 30, 2015
    The Youngstown State softball team (18-28, 7-10 HL) concludes the 2015 regular season with a three-game Horizon League series against Valparaiso, May 1-2, in Valparaiso, Ind. First pitch on Friday is slated for 4 p.m. EDT. Saturday's doubleheader is set for a Noon start.
  • Softball Hosts St. Bonaventure Today In Home Finale
    April 29, 2015
    The Youngstown State softball team plays its final home games of the 2015 season today when it hosts St. Bonaventure in a doubleheader starting at 3 p.m. at the YSU Softball Field.
  • Cali Mikovich's Walkoff Leads Softball to Split Against St. Bonaventure
    April 29, 2015
    Freshman Cali Mikovich went 3-for-4 and drove in the game-winning run with a single up the middle in the bottom of the seventh to lift the Youngstown State softball team to a 4-3 win over St. Bonaventure in game one of a doubleheader at the YSU Softball Field. The Penguins lost the nightcap, 13-7.
  • YSU Belts Three Homers But Falls to Green Bay in Finale
    April 25, 2015
    The Youngstown State softball team hit three home runs, but Green Bay took the series from the Penguins by winning 7-3 on Saturday morning at the YSU Softball Field.
  • Penguins Earn Split With Green Bay Behind Haslett, Homers
    April 24, 2015
    The Youngstown State softball team took game two of a doubleheader 6-1 from Green Bay on Friday at the YSU Softball Complex. The Penguins lost game one 8-4.
  • Penguins Adjust Schedule With Green Bay | DH on Friday
    April 24, 2015
    The Youngstown State softball team will play a doubleheader today against Green Bay and a a single-game on Saturday. The Penguins and Phoenix were scheduled for a one game today and two on Saturday.
  • Changes Made to Next Week's Softball Schedule
    April 23, 2015
    Youngstown State softball Head Coach Brian Campbell has announced a couple changes to next week's schedule.
  • Softball Falls Twice at Eastern Michigan
    April 22, 2015
    Sophomores Sarah Dowd and Alexandria Gibson each collected five hits on the day, but the Youngstown State softball team dropped a pair of games to Eastern Michigan, 5-4, and 12-10, on Wednesday afternoon at Varsity Field.
  • Softball Visits Eastern Michigan, Hosts Green Bay on Senior Day
    April 21, 2015
    The Youngstown State softball team visits Mid-American Conference member for a non-league midweek doubleheader, April 22, and hosts Green Bay in a three-game Horizon League series at the YSU Softball Field, April 24-25.
  • Maria Lacatena Named Horizon League Softball Co-Player of the Week
    April 20, 2015
    Youngstown State sophomore Maria Lacatena was named the Horizon League Softball Co-Player of the Week, the league announced on Monday afternoon. Lacatena batted .533 and led the Penguins to a 4-3 record last week.
  • Penguins' 14-Hit Barrage Leads to Doubleheader Split at UIC
    April 18, 2015
    Alexandria Gibson went 2-for-3 with a home run and five runs batted in and the Youngstown State softball team used a 14-hit barrage en route to a 17-4 victory in game one of a doubleheader against UIC. The Penguins dropped game two, 4-0.
  • Softball Falls Late to UIC, 6-3
    April 17, 2015
    UIC scored four runs in the bottom of the sixth inning and erased a 3-2 deficit and defeated the Youngstown State softball team, 6-3, on Friday afternoon at Flames Field.
  • Lacatena's Homer Leads Softball Past RMU, 4-3, RMU Forfeits Second Game
    April 15, 2015
    Sophomore Maria Lacatena solo home run in the top of the fourth inning broke a 3-3 tie and freshman Ashley Koziol picked up her second straight win as the Youngstown State softball team defeated Robert Morris, 4-3, in game one of a doubleheader. Robert Morris forfeited the second game..
  • Softball Earns Split Against Akron
    April 14, 2015
    Sophomore Brittney Moffatt went 2-for-4 with a double and three runs batted in and sophomore Caitlyn Minney struck out five in 2.2 innings of relief to lift the Youngstown State softball team to a 6-3 win over Akron on Tuesday afternoon at the YSU Softball Field. The Penguins dropped the first game, 3-1.
  • Busy Week on Tap for Penguins Softball
    April 13, 2015
    There is a short turnaround and a busy week in store for the Youngstown State softball team with seven games in three different states this week. The Penguins host Akron, Tuesday, April 14, before visiting Robert Morris, Wednesday, April 15, and UIC for a three-game series, April 17-18.
  • Softball Drops Pitchers' Duel to Cleveland State, 2-1
    April 12, 2015
    The Youngstown State softball team received two solid pitching performances from freshman Ashley Koziol and senior Kayla Haslett, but the Penguins dropped a 2-1 decision to Cleveland State on Sunday afternoon at the YSU Softball Field.
  • Sarah Dowd Homers Twice as Softball Splits Doubleheader Against Cleveland State
    April 11, 2015
    Sophomore Sarah Dowd went 2-for-4 with a home run and drove in two runs in each game as the Youngstown State softball team split a Horizon League doubleheader against Cleveland State on Saturday afternoon at the YSU Softball Field.
  • Softball to Host Cleveland State in Three-Game Horizon League Series This Weekend
    April 09, 2015
    The Youngstown State softball team returns home to host in-state and Horizon League foe Cleveland State in a three-game series this weekend at the YSU Softball Field. The Penguins and Vikings will square off in a doubleheader on Saturday starting at 1 p.m. and will play a single game on Sunday at 1 p.m.
  • Softball Set to Visit Saint Francis (Pa.) For Midweek Doubleheader
    April 06, 2015
    Just coming off a three-game series at Wright State, the Youngstown State softball team will be back in action, Tuesday, April 7, when it visits Saint Francis (Pa.) in a doubleheader staring at 3 p.m.
  • Miscues Hurt Softball in 8-7 Loss at Wright State
    April 05, 2015
    Youngstown State tallied nine hits, including a pair of home runs, but the Penguins allowed five unearned runs and dropped the series finale to Wright State, 8-7, on Sunday afternoon.
  • Softball Drops Pair at Wright State
    April 04, 2015
    The Youngstown State softball team dropped a pair of games to Wright State, 9-1 and 5-0, on Saturday afternoon at the WSU Softball Field.
  • Weather Changes Softball Series at Wright State
    April 02, 2015
    Due to rain in the forecast, the start of the Youngstown State three-game series at Wright State has been changed. The Penguins and Raiders will play a doubleheader, Saturday, at 1 p.m. and a single game, Sunday, at 1 p.m.
  • Walk-Off Game One Win Highlights Doubleheader Split Against Oakland
    April 01, 2015
    The Youngstown State softball team won game one of a doubleheader 2-1 against Oakland by scoring with two outs in the bottom of the seventh. In game two, the Golden Grizzles scored four times in the 10th inning for an 11-7 victory.
  • Changes Made to Slate But Softball Still Has Busy Week
    March 31, 2015
    There were a couple adjustments made to the Youngstown State softball schedule this week, but the Penguins are still gearing up for a busy week with five Horizon League games on tap.
  • Softball Falls Twice to Kent State
    March 25, 2015
    The Youngstown State softball team dropped a pair of games to Kent State, 3-1 and 5-1, on Wednesday evening at the YSU Softball Field.
  • More Softball Schedule Adjusments
    March 25, 2015
    The softball doubleheader between Youngstown State and Kent State has been pushed back to 4:30 p.m. at the YSU Softball Field. Also, the YSU-Oakland Horizon League series has been postponed.
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