Malito leans on experience at district meet

High School Sports

CORTLAND – Blue skies and a sunny afternoon made for a pleasant scene for the Division II district meet at Lakeview High School, a far cry from the dreary weather experienced throughout much of the spring. Following the meet, schools such as Girard, Champion, Niles, Liberty, Pymatuning ...

Salem enjoys another year of success at district meet

High School Sports

SALEM – Rylee Hutton crossed the finish line, raised her arms in victory and flashed a big smile in the direction of her teammates. Hutton and her fellow Salem girls track and field standouts put the finishing touches on a dominant performance at the Division II District championships at ...

YSU athletes score $540K in NIL deals

Local Sports

YOUNGSTOWN — Youngstown State University has worked to stay ahead of its competitors in offering opportunities for its student-athletes to benefit off their name, image and likeness. “Thankfully, basically since the get go, coming down from our athletic director was that we’re going to ...

Former YSU athletes share experiences with NIL

Local Sports

YOUNGSTOWN — When the NCAA and state legislatures started passing name, image and likeness legislation in the summer of 2021, it was a watershed moment for college athletes. For the first time, student-athletes could sign endorsement deals, do commercials, sell merchandise, make money and ...