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Field Hockey Knocked Out in Semis of Big Ten Championship

The Penn State Field Hockey team was defeated 4-3 in overtime of the semi-finals of the Big Ten Championship. This came after a 4-0 win over Indiana in the first round.

Against Indiana, Lauren Purvis and Kelsey Amy came out strong to score two goals in the first half, and Jessica Longstreth’s two second-half goals secured the win.

Penn State’s defense also came up big for the win. Ayla Halus and the defense got their sixth shutout of the season and helped the Lions move on.

The first round win pushed the team on to the semi-final round to face a Michigan team who had already defeated them once this season, 2-0. Unfortunately for the Lions, this match-up result was no different.

The Lions had a very balanced offensive attack against the Wolverines, with three players scoring a goal. After a back and forth battle all game long, Penn State took the lead when Amy scored with less than ten minutes left in the game. Michigan wasted no time responding, and forced overtime a little over three minutes after Amy’s goal.

As hard as Penn State played, they were unable to pull off the win because Michigan scored just four minutes into the extra session.

Penn State will be hosting Syracuse in the first round of the NCAA tournament this Saturday.

Upcoming Schedule:

NCAA first round-vs. Syracuse at 11:30 a.m.

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Urban Meyer Retires (Again)

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University of Florida’s head football coach, Urban Meyer, stepped down from his position, but will still coach the Gators when they take us on in the Outback Bowl.

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“That broken ear is a permanent reminder of the dark side of Penn State University, the lives lost, and a warning. A warning that the deaths will continue unless massive change is enacted.”

The Story Of Julia Cipparulo & Her Motives For Allegedly Vandalizing Penn State

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Penn State Alum Charged For Campus Vandalism

In a statement sent to Onward State, Julia Cipparulo claimed to have vandalized several Penn State campus landmarks, including the Lion Shrine, on May 8.

Penn State Football Announces New Jersey Numbers For 2022 Season

Nittany Lions old and new have received new jersey numbers ahead of the 2022 season.

 
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