Durham, N.C. -- The Youngstown State softball team earned a doubleheader sweep over North Carolina Central on Tuesday afternoon.
The Penguins, who improve to 3-10 overall, won game one 3-0 and held on for a 6-4 victory in the nightcap.
In the opener, freshman Addy Jarvis tossed a three-hit shutout and struckout nine batters for the third straight game.
In the nightcap, the Penguins jumped out to a 6-0 lead before allowing four runs in the bottom of the sixth inning and hanging on for the victory.
Junior Miyah Mitchum belted a solo home run in the top of the second and, in the top of the fifth, Christy and Saibene each drew run-scoring walks to extend the Penguins lead to 6-0.
Youngstown State faces Campbell, Wednesday, in a doubleheader at 2 p.m.