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With momentum on their side, YSU looks to keep rolling against the Cougars

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YSU is set to begin their trip to Charleston this Friday

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – After taking 2 of 3 from the Houston Cougars in college baseballs’ opening weekend, the Penguins baseball team will travel to Charleston, South Carolina to face the College of Charleston beginning on Friday at 4 pm. Last year, the Cougars finished 36-21. In each of the past two seasons, the Cougars baseball program has won 36 games. So far, this year, College of Charleston has topped Iona twice and lost to Maryland.

Results/Upcoming Schedule
Feb. 14 – Houston 7 Penguins 3
Feb. 15 – Penguins 6 Houston 3/11 innings
Feb. 16 – Penguins 8 Houston 6/10 innings
Feb. 21 – at College of Charleston, 4
Feb. 22 – at College of Charleston, 2
Feb. 23 – at College of Charleston, 1
Feb. 27 – at Abilene Christian, 7:05
Feb. 28 – at Abilene Christian, 7:05
Feb. 29 – at Abilene Christian, 2:05
Mar. 3 – at Pitt, 3
Mar. 6 – at North Carolina Central, 6
Mar. 7 – at North Carolina Central, 3
Mar. 8 – at North Carolina Central, 1
Mar. 10 – Bowling Green, 3

Head Coach: Dan Bertolini, 4th season (48-120)
Returning Position Players – Senior Blaze Glenn (.246 BA, 9 HR, 42 RBIs). Juniors Lucas Nasonti (.245 BA, 8 2Bs) and Jeff Wehler (.290 BA, 27 RBIs, 30 SBs). Sophomores Phillip Glasser (.266 BA, 20 RBIs) and catcher Dylan Swarmer (.225 BA).
Returning Pitchers – Senior Collin Floyd (LHP). Junior Colin Clark (LHP). Sophomores Marco DeFalco (LHP) and righties Travis Perry and Jon Snyder.

YSU’s Recent History
2019 – 13-41 (7-20, Horizon)
2018 – 18-38 (10-19, Horizon)
2017 – 15-40 (9-21, Horizon)
2016 – 14-38 (5-21, Horizon)
2015 – 16-34 (9-21, Horizon)
2014 – 17-38 (6-17, Horizon) – Won Horizon League Tournament
2013 – 14-43 (8-16, Horizon)
2012 – 11-44 (7-23, Horizon)
2011 – 16-41 (7-16, Horizon)
2010 – 22-34 (9-18, Horizon)
2009 – 16-35 (10-14, Horizon)
2008 – 23-33 (12-12, Horizon)
2007 – 19-37 (9-21, Horizon)
2006 – 26-29 (16-13, Horizon)
2005 – 29-27 (10-6, Horizon)

2020 Horizon Standings (as of Feb. 17)
Oakland – 0-0 (2-0)
YSU – 0-0 (2-1)
Milwaukee – 0-0 (1-3)
UIC – 0-0 (0-3)
Wright State – 0-0 (0-3)
Northern Kentucky – 0-0 (0-4)

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