Penguins football in the air

YSU football players get set to run a play at their first spring practice of the year.Third-year head coach Eric Wolford looks on as the Penguins football team hits the Stambaugh Stadium turf for spring practice in preparation for the 2012 season. “We’re continuing to evaluate where guys need to be; we feel good about where we’re going,” Wolford said. Spring drills culminate at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 13 with the annual Red-White Game at the stadium. The Penguins open the season Sept. 1 on the road against Pittsburgh at Heinz Field, with the first home game the following Saturday, Sept. 8 against Valparaiso. Visit for more information.