Club Sports

  • Club Sports Executive Board 

  • Club Sports Executive Board Mission Statement: “The Executive Board represents all Club Sports. The Executive Board is intended to assist with Club Sports policies and procedures, while also developing as professionals, networking with YSU professional staff, and gaining new experiences in administrative roles. The Executive Board members are student leaders and are expected to be of sound mind, moral judgment, and present themselves well on and off-campus.”

    Chief of Staff: Samantha Johnson 

    • Graduate Assistant of Club Sports and Summer Camps 

    President: Juan Saylor 

    • Treasurer of the Ultimate Frisbee Club

    Vice President: Fiona Lally

    • Secretary of the Women's Soccer Club

    Secretary: Nicole D'Angelo 

    • Clay Target Club

    Treasurer: Zach Tabor 

    • President of the Clay Target Club 
    • Club Sports Housing Experience Scholarship

      Club Sports Housing Experience Scholarship

      Amount: $1,000/semester ($2,000 for academic year)

      Available awards: 30

      15 first-year students/transfer students 15 renewals (see requirements below)

       

      Fall Semester

      Maintain active club participant status (i.e. attending all practices, games, and club events).

      Spring Semester

      Continue active club participation (will be confirmed with the Club President and/or Coach.) To be considered for the renewal, the award recipient must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0. Earn a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Complete five (5) hours of community service for the Department of Campus Recreation. Should a participant be unable to attend a scheduled event, they must communicate their conflicts to the Club President and/or Coach to be considered excused. Three (3) unexcused absences will result in a review of the participant’s activity within the club. The scholarship may not be renewed the for the consecutive semester.

      Renewal (must complete application)

      Must have been awarded the Housing Experience Scholarship in the prior consecutive year. Submit housing application to the Office of Housing and Residence Life. Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher as of the date of application. Complete five (5) hours of community service for the Department of Campus Recreation. If the cumulative GPA falls below a 3.0, then the award recipient will be offered an opportunity to appeal their scholarship renewal to the Coordinator of Club Sports and Summer Camps. All appeal approvals will be granted by the Director of Campus Rec.

      Failure to meet these standards will result in the loss of the Housing Experience Scholarship.

      Note: The Housing Experience Scholarship is a scholarship of $1,000/semester ($2,000/year) awarded by the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships to assist with housing expenses. The Department of Campus Recreation will review applications and provide recommendations of recipients on a “first come, first serve” basis. However, the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships will make the final decision based on the department’s academic standards. The award is renewable for two consecutive years and is based on satisfactory performance. This scholarship is not contingent upon a student’s skill or athletic ability. The Club Sport participant/Housing Experience Scholarship recipient will be held to the aforementioned standards listed above by the Department of Campus Recreation.

      Requirements: minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0

      The Housing Experience Scholarship is for exclusive for Club Sports participants. An application is required for consideration. This award may not be combined with other Housing Experiences awards on campus.

      To Apply: https://survey.alchemer.com/s3/6290681/Club-Sports-Housing-Experience-Scholarship

      Deadline to apply for 2022 - 2023 Academic Year: November 1, 2021 

    • Upcoming Programs 

      Learn About Club Sports  

      Club Sports Instructional Week 

      01/24/22 - 01/2822

      Check out the schedule here (will be published 01/04/22) 

      Description:  Interested in joining a Club Sport but don’t know how? Check out one of the Club Sports we have to offer during their first week of practice! Sign up for your practice time in advance! (signup.com)   

      Cost:  Free   

      Registration Information: signup.com / IMLeague forms   

      Contact: Domonique Sak clubsport@ysu.edu  330-941-2239   

       

      Interested in Joining? 

      You Name It

      01/25/22

      10:00 am - 12:00 pm 

      Description: Visit us at Campus Rec to help us figure out what new clubs you want on campus. Scan in and comment on your preferred new club at the end of the event to be paired up with people with similar interests. You choose what we offer here at Club Sports.   

      Cost: Free    

      Registration Information: Drop-in (scan in on the YSU app when you arrive) 

      Contact: Domonique Sak clubsport@ysu.edu  330-941-2239 

       

      Love from the club 

      Feel the Love: Valentine Card Making

      11:00 am - 2:00 pm

      Kilcawley Center: The Cove

      Description: Looking to spread some love for Valentine’s Day? Stop by the Cove on Tuesday February 8th from 11am -2pm and send a Valentine to a patient at Mercy Hospital. You can also send a card & Polaroid snapshot to a loved one back home or far away!  

      Cost: Free    

      Registration Information: Drop-in (scan in on the YSU app when you arrive) 

      Contact: Domonique Sak clubsport@ysu.edu  330-941-2239 

       

      Sports from around the world!   

      Global Rec Night  

      02/17/22

      4:00 pm - 7:00 pm 

      Andrews Student Recreation & Wellness Center: Court C & D

      Description: Join us for a night to recognize and learn about each sports' backgrounds and history including bass fishing, equestrian, fencing, lacrosse, rugby, soccer, and more!  

      Cost: Free    

      Registration Information: Drop-in (scan in on the YSU app when you arrive)   

      Contact: Domonique Sak clubsport@ysu.edu  330-941-2239  

       

      Color Craze

      Color Me Crazy! 

      02/24/22

      4:00 pm - 8:00 pm 

      Andrews Student Recreation & Wellness Center: Courts C & D 

      Description: Join Club Sports & Intramurals for a stress-free event that includes music, tie dye, art, and games! Learn more about Club Sports and Intramurals at the event and how to get involved!

      Cost: Free    

      Registration Information: Drop-in (scan in on the YSU app when you arrive)    

      Contact: Domonique Sak clubsport@ysu.edu  330-941-2239 

       

      cut the ribbon & thank you mercy health

      Club Sports Trophy Case Dedication

      03/15/22

      1:00 pm - 3:00 pm 

      Description: Join us to celebrate our newest addition to Rec Center: the trophy case! This trophy case was built to honor and recognize Club Sports achievements through the years. The trophy case was dedicated by Mercy Health.

      Cost: Free! 

      Registration Information: Sign-up at store.reccenter.ysu.edu to reserve your spot!

      Contact Information: Domonique Sak, dsak@ysu.edu | 330-941-2239 

       

      Lucky Guins!   

      Test Your Luck

      03/16/22

      10:00 am - 12:00 pm 

      Description: Come test your luck with club sports games. Complete the given task for a chance to win a prize!   

      Cost: Free    

      Registration Information: Drop-in (scan in on the YSU app when you arrive)   

      Contact: Domonique Sak clubsport@ysu.edu  330-941-2239 

      Bullseye!

      Intro to Archery

      03/26/22

      2:00 pm - 5:00 pm 

      Location: TBD 

      Description: Ever wanted to learn how to use a bow and arrow? Register for this clinic! We will teach you the basics of archery in this introduction program. Equipment will be provided for you, but you must register in advance.  

      Cost: $10 for students, $20 for faculty/staff, $25 for community members.  

      Registration Information: Register on the Campus Rec Store: store.reccenter.ysu.edu or visit the Campus Rec Administrative Offices  

      Contact Information: Domonique Sak, dsak@ysu.edu | 330-941-2239

       

      What is... a great time Alex 

       

      Trivia Bowl 

      03/30/22

      10 am - 12:00 pm

      Maag Library

      Description: Come to the Maag Library and get to know Club Sports. Answer one question right to win a prize!    

      Cost: Free    

      Registration Information: Drop-in (scan in on the YSU app when you arrive)   

      Contact: Domonique Sak clubsport@ysu.edu  330-941-2239 

       

       

      See your selfie in a club? 

      Picture This 

      04/13/22

      10 am - 12 pm 

      Description: Visit our makeshift photo booth with club sports and intramurals while learning more on how to join the club! Polaroid pictures with some of the club sports crew and gear. Maybe you’ll even be able to picture yourself in the club.   

      Cost: Free    

      Registration Information: Drop-in (scan in on the YSU app when you arrive)   

      Contact: Domonique Sak:  clubsport@ysu.edu  330-941-2239 

       

      Just keep glowing!

      May the Fourth Be with You

      05/04/22

      10:00 am - 2:00 pm 

      Description: Stop by for free glow sticks and a good luck note! Watch the Fencing Club show off their skills in honor of Star Wars. Learn about the sport of fencing and get to know the club.   

      Cost:  Free    

      Registration Information: Drop-in (scan in on the YSU app when you arrive)   

      Contact: Contact: Domonique Sak clubsport@ysu.edu  330-941-2239   

    • eSports

      Interested in Esports and want to provide some feedback? Please complete the link below:

      https://survey.alchemer.com/s3/6093676/eSports-Needs-Assessment 

      Below are a few site you can go to for online gaming

      Games online free – each user screenshots end of game to report scores

      twitch.com
      • Stream other users playing games
      pokemonshowdown.comSimulates Pokemon battle tetris.com/play-tetris
      • Solo player
      jackbox.tv – https://www.jackboxgames.com/

       

      Sites that allow you to play board/card games

      https://www.pogo.com/
      • Yahtzee!
      • Monopoly
      https://playingcards.io
      • Cards Against Humanity
      https://tabletopia.com
      • Chess
      • Checkers
      • Poker
      https://m.facebook.com/
      • Solitaire
      • Uno
      • 8-ball pool
      • Sudoku
      • Puzzles
      https://cardgames.io
      • Crazy Eights
      • Euchre
      • Hearts
      • Spades
      • Gin Rummy
      • Spit
      • War
      https://www.crazygames.com/
      • Sport games
      https://www.classicgame.com/
      • Pinball

      Games on your phone free – all games must be downloaded first

      Mario Kart Tour Words with Friends 2 (like Scrabble)
      • Need PS4 and to buy “jackbox games” in the Playstation Store ($12.49-20.99)
      • Can have game shown at site via webcam
      • Each game has 4-8 players
      • Game will prompt you with a link and game code to input on your phone
      • Phone becomes game controller

       

       

       

    • Club Sports Council
      These are our fully active Clubs who compete against other universities all around the country!
      Bass Fishing Women's Rugby
      Bowling Men's Soccer
      Clay Target Women's Soccer
      Equestrian Spikeball
      eSports Tennis
      Fencing Track
      Hip-Hop Dance Ultimate Frisbee
      Men's Lacrosse Men's Volleyball
      Women's Lacrosse Women's Volleyball
      Raquetball  
    • Transitional Clubs
      While these Clubs are recognized by the university as Student Organizations, they are still in the process of getting voted into the Club Sports Council as a fully active member!
       

      Baseball 

      Gymnastics  

    • Expressed Interest
      These Clubs do not currently have a presence on campus, but students have recently expressed interest in starting that process!
      Golf Men's Rugby
      Ice Hockey Wrestling
      Softball Archery 

      The Fencing Club practicing together

    • Club Sports Resources 
       

      The YSU Men's Lacrosse Club huddling together before a game

      Hip-Hop Dance Club posing for a Club picture

      A YSU Women's Rugby Club player kicking a rugby ball