Six Nittany Lions are heading to Papua New Guinea for the U-20 World Cup. Five members of the National Championship-winning Penn State team redshirted to make the 21-player United States roster and a key freshman made Germany’s roster. All matches can be seen on the Fox family of networks.
Author Steve Connelly
The last two years may have been difficult for Penn State, but the rebuilding process has taken its strides as the Lady Lions hope to reach the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2014.
Coming off its Big Ten Championship, Penn State opens the NCAA Tournament this weekend with a chance to go to its first Final Four since 2007.
The Spartans scored late to knock Penn State out of the Big Ten Tournament.
Goals from Aurelia Meijer and Gini Bramley pushed the Nittany Lions past the Terrapins in a second half surge.
Moira Putsch scored with three minutes left to put the Nittany Lions into the Big Ten Championship Game.
Gini Bramley’s two goals helped the Nittany Lions take the Big Ten Quarterfinal win over the Hoosiers.
Penn State finished up its season 14-2 and will play Indiana in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals live on BTN Thursday.
College Football Playoff chairman Kirby Hocutt explained the decision to place Penn State much higher than its AP and Coaches’ Poll counterparts.
The Diamond Lions unveiled their 2017 season schedule, headlined by a trip to face powerhouse TCU in the season opener.
The sophomore running back was named to the list of 18 for the award given to college football’s best player.
Barkley had a career day against the Boilermakers in a 62-24 win.
“I don’t want to say we’re a second half team because we’re trying to change that,” Franklin said. “We’ve done a better job of that recently, but today it helped coming in telling the guys ‘no worries, stick to the plan. We’re a second half team. We’re going to come out and make some adjustments.'”
Penn State capped off its Big Ten Regular Season Championship season with a number of players earning honors.
With the departure of many key players and starting the season off 1-2-1, Penn State has battled its way to a shot at the Big Ten Title.
Penn State men’s soccer forward Maloney scored three goals this past week in a draw against then No. 22 Akron and a win over Rutgers.
After the spectacular 60-yard touchdown return off the blocked field goal, Haley is named Big Ten Player of the Week by the Rose Bowl.
“My high school had a junior high tryout for field hockey,” Morett-Curtiss said. “I went to the tryout that day and I remember coming back home. I had my hockey stick and I had never really seen a hockey stick before. I remember running through the door and saying ‘I’m going to play field hockey.’ My dad said ‘what is it?’ I said ‘ I don’t know, but this is the stick you use to play it.'”
Finney earns the honor for the second time this season after posting shutouts against Pitt and No. 19 Michigan State.
Crouse was named the Player of the Week for the second time this season after scoring two goals in the games against Rutgers and Purdue.
Nickolette Driesse and Angela Widlacki have played important roles as seniors for Penn State soccere. They were honored Sunday at senior day against Purdue.
Robby Sagel scored his first goal of the season to push the Nittany Lions past Michigan State in an overtime thriller.