Penn State baseball has rescheduled its previously postponed contest against West Virginia with a twist, as the game will now be played at PNC Park on Wednesday, May 10 at 7 p.m., the Pittsburgh Pirates announced Friday morning.
Andre Smith, a former Youngstown State University basketball standout and assistant basketball coach, has accepted the position as coordinator of athletic programs and recruitment and head basketball coach at Penn State Shenango.
Penn State Shenango officially announced the reinstatement of its athletic program at the 2017 Penn State Shenango Alumni Society Meet and Greet event on April 12 featuring Penn State Director of Athletics Sandy Barbour as its keynote speaker.
The Penn State Lionettes dance team placed second at the National Dance Alliance Collegiate Nationals competition last weekend in Daytona Beach, Florida, giving the squad its seventh consecutive top-five finish.
With opening day rosters finalized in the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) Monday, 12 former Penn State women’s soccer student-athletes are represented by seven NWSL clubs. Among college programs represented in the NWSL, Penn State ranks second behind North Carolina (14).
Senior goalkeeper Cat Rainone earned her second Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week honor this season on the heels of her Senior day performance against Virginia as announced by the league office earlier Tuesday afternoon.
The Penn State Behrend softball team scored 23 runs on 31 hits in a double-header against Pitt-Bradford. Against La Roche, the Lions scored a run in every inning but the first, winning the nightcap 6-0.
Catch the Penn State York baseball team in action on Saturday, April 22 when they take to the field at PeoplesBank Park, home of the York Revolution. This doubleheader, at 1 and 3 p.m. against Penn State Mont Alto, is free and open to the public.
Powered by the wrestling team’s sixth NCAA championship in the past seven years, Penn State Athletics is ranked No. 5 in the latest Learfield Directors’ Cup standings. In the second winter sports compilation, Penn State remains in the top 5, as the Nittany Lions seek their 12th consecutive top-five finish in the Learfield Directors’ Cup final winter standings.
The Penn State Brandywine week in athletics was highlighted by a pair of no-hitters and the first perfect game in program history by the softball team last week as the Lions’ spring teams took advantage of the spring weather in the Delaware Valley.
After earning Big Ten Conference Freshman of the Week honors four time in the regular season, freshman Sam Zakutney garnered Big Ten Freshman of the Year honors as announced at the Big Ten Individual Event Finals.