Men's and Women's Track and Field Teams Set to Host YSU Icebreaker

Carl Zallow
Carl Zallow

The Youngstown State men's and women's track and field teams are in action on Friday when the Penguins host the 17-team YSU Icebreaker at the WATTS. The field events are set to begin at 3 p.m. while the running events get underway at 3:30 p.m.

YSU will entertain athletes from Duquesne, Robert Morris, Clarion, Seton Hill, Indiana (Pa.), Thiel, Point Park, California (Pa.), Grove City, Slippery Rock, West Liberty, Walsh, Geneva, Westminster, Malone and Bethany (W. Va.) at the one day meet.

Some of the top returning athletes for YSU who will be competing tomorrow include; Amber Eles in the 200m dash and the 60m hurdles, Jaynee Corbett in the shot put and the weight throw, Carl Zallow in the 60m dash and the 200m dash, Chad Zallow in the 200m and the 60m hurdles and Ryan Booth in the shot put. 

Schedule of Events (Updated Dec. 1)


3 p.m. - Weight Throw Men - Women to follow
3 p.m. - Shot Put Women – Men to follow
3 p.m. - Long Jump Women – Women's Triple Jump to follow 20 minutes upon completion of LJ
3 p.m. - Long Jump Men – Men's Triple Jump follow 20 minutes upon completion of LJ
3 p.m. - High Jump Women – Men to follow
3 p.m. - Pole Vault Women - Men to follow


3:30 p.m. - 5,000m Women's Race/Men's Race
4:05 p.m. - 60m Hurdles Women (Prelims)
4:30 p.m. - 60m HH Men (Prelims)
4:45 p.m. - 60m Women (Prelims)
5:05 p.m. - 60m - Men (Prelims)
5:25 p.m. - Mile Women
5:40 p.m. - Mile Men
5:50 p.m. - 400m Women
6:15 p.m. - 400m Men
6:35 p.m. - 800m Women
6:50 p.m. - 800m Men
7:05 p.m. - 60m Hurdles Men (Finals)
7:10 p.m. - 60m Hurldes Women (Finals)
7:15 p.m. - 60m Women (Finals)
7:20 p.m. -  60m Men (Finals)
7:25 p.m. - 1,000m Women
7:30 p.m. - 1,000m Men
7:35 p.m. - 200m Women
8 p.m. - 200m Men
8:30 p.m. - 3,000m Women
8:45 p.m. - 3,000m Men
9 p.m. - 4x400 Women
9:15 p.m. - 4x400 Men