YSU's Brandi Brown piling up the accolades - 21 News Now, More Local News for Youngstown, Ohio -

YSU's Brandi Brown piling up the accolades

Photo courtesy: Ron Stevens | YSU Photo courtesy: Ron Stevens | YSU

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown State University women's basketball player Brandi Brown who holds the record for career free throw attempts and makes.

She's on target to claim a few more records before her playing days are over.

The accolades don't stop on the basketball court either. Brown has been recognized for her work in the classroom as well,

She's on the Capital One Academic All-District team.

Brown will be part of a vote later this month for Academic All-American consideration.

No Penguin has ever earned that status before in women's basketball.

  • Around the WebMore>>

  • Brother, 4, shoots 2-year-old after finding gun

    Brother, 4, shoots 2-year-old after finding gun

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:18 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:18:24 GMT
    COCHRANTON, Pa. (AP) - A 2-year-old boy was accidentally shot in the face by his 4-year-old brother who found a loaded gun in their northwestern Pennsylvania home while their mother slept. State policeMore >>
    COCHRANTON, Pa. (AP) - A 2-year-old boy was accidentally shot in the face by his 4-year-old brother who found a loaded gun in their northwestern Pennsylvania home while their mother slept. State policeMore >>
  • 1st grader cuts seats, threatens girl with knife

    1st grader cuts seats, threatens girl with knife

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:14 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:14:24 GMT
    CONNELLSVILLE, Pa. (AP) - A western Pennsylvania first-grader has been moved to an alternative school for slashing school bus seats with a knife and making a girl feel threatened with the weapon. ConnellsvilleMore >>
    CONNELLSVILLE, Pa. (AP) - A western Pennsylvania first-grader has been moved to an alternative school for slashing school bus seats with a knife and making a girl feel threatened with the weapon. ConnellsvilleMore >>
  • Crosses displayed in Ohio village challenged

    Crosses displayed in Ohio village challenged

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 1:19 PM EDT2014-04-16 17:19:22 GMT
    STRATTON, Ohio (AP) - A group advocating the separation of church and state is protesting a pair of crosses displayed for Easter at an eastern Ohio village's municipal building.More >>
    STRATTON, Ohio (AP) - A group advocating the separation of church and state is protesting a pair of crosses displayed for Easter at an eastern Ohio village's municipal building.More >>
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and WFMJ. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms