Athletics

Robin Criswell

Robin Criswell was an administrative assistant to the Business and Finance Office and Athletics Department at Penn State Shenango

Penn State Shenango hires new cheerleading coach for 2019-20 season

Penn State Shenango recently hired Rakiesha Morrison, a former Farrell High School cheerleader and Gannon University competitive cheerleader and dancer, as its new head cheerleading coach. She currently coaches competitive cheer for Fire and Ice Hermitage and is employed at the Mercer County Courthouse in Mercer, Pennsylvania.

Frank brings history, coaching success, and passion to new volleyball program

Andrew Frank’s involvement with Penn State Shenango comes full circle 35-plus years after he first arrived on campus in the early 1980s as a student and then as a volunteer coach for women’s athletics. Frank, a native of Farrell, will return to Shenango as the assistant women’s volleyball coach for the team’s inaugural season this fall.

PHN Charitable Foundation funds Shenango scholarship and athletics program

From left to right: Penn State Shenango Campus Director Jo Anne Carrick, Primary Health Network (PHN) Charitable Foundation Director of Programs Cheryl Goldstone, Primary Health Network Chief Executive Officer Drew Pierce, and Penn State Shenango Director of Development and Alumni Relations Allison Engstrom. PHN recently contributed $45,000 to Penn State Shenango to endow a scholarship and to support the campus' athletics program.