Postgame Concert to Highlight Penn State Field Hockey??s Opening Home Weekend
State College, Pa., September 4, 2003 ?? The Penn State field hockey team opens the home schedule with a pair of games at Bigler Field this weekend as it hosts West Chester on Friday night at 6:00 p.m. and Connecticut on Sunday beginning at 12:00 p.m.
Friday??s night contest will be followed by a free concert featuring Katsu. In addition free subs courtesy of Jimmy John??s will be available to all concertgoers while supplies last.
Katsu is currently riding the success of the release of their first LP ??Gorgeous Mess?? which has been highly touted among local radio stations. Currently the band is in pre-production on their second LP which will be produced by Bret Alexander & Paul Smith of the Badlees. Katsu has recently accepted a recording deal with SAM Records.
The Penn State field hockey team is currently 1-0 overall following a 6-2 win at Old Dominion in its season opener last Sunday. The victory marked the first home loss for Old Dominion since the 1999 season when it suffered a 2-1 overtime setback against North Carolina.
Senior Timarie Legel (Morgantown, Pa.) enters this weekend as the reigning Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week following her six-point (two goals, two assists) performance against the Lady Monarchs last weekend.
Penn State is 25-15-1 against West Chester and 13-9-4 against Connecticut in the all-time series heading into this weekend??s action.