Concussions have been a huge issue in the sports world for the past few years and MSU sports journalism professor, Joanne Gerstner, is writing a book on youth concussions and sports. The book is aimed at coaches, athletes and parents. Gerstner called-in to The Pact to discuss her book with Fino and Faith, and how concussions need to stop being ignored at the youth level.
Scoring early in the game gave Penn State the edge they needed, as they swept the softball series against Michigan State over the weekend. They won the final game 6-0 on Sunday at Secchia Stadium.
Nittany Lion pitchers Christy VonPusch and Marlaina Laubach only gave up three hits the entire game.
The Spartans will travel to South Bend, Ind. to play a single mid-week game against the Fighting Irish on Wednesday.
This will be MSU’s first non-conference game in two weeks. Notre Dame is coming off of an 11-4 win against Ball State.