Syracuse has a 1-3-4 record this season.
Amy Petersen's five points lead the Nittany Lions.
Junior Celine Whitlinger made 21 saves in her first win of the season.
The teams face off on Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m.
The Nittany Lions are coming off of a 3-2 win over St. Cloud State on Oct. 5.
Penn State women's hockey celebrated Senior Day vs. No. 8 Mercyhurst on Feb. 16, 2014.
Penn State and Vermont skated to a 3-3 tie on Friday, Oct. 4, 2013.
Penn State women's hockey hosted No. 7 Mercyhurst on Feb. 1, 2013. Photos by Steve Hass
Nittany Lions Hang 10 on Cougars
Penn State women's hockey took on RIT in a CHA matchup on Oct. 25, 2012 at Greenberg Ice Pavilion.
2013 CHA ALL-ROOKIE TEAM
NITTANY LION CAREER
2012-13: Led the team in goals (14), assists (17), points (31) and shots (169) en route to CHA All-Rookie Team honors...Led the CHA in shots...Posted eight multi-point games...Blocked 17 shots, tallied three game-winning goals and three power play goals...Tallied a point in 22 of 34 games played and in 22 of 25 games in which Penn State scored a goal...Named CHA Rookie of the Month for November and was named Player of the Week (Oct. 22)...Ranked ninth in the nation for points per game by a rookie (0.91), while ranking 47th overall...Opened collegiate career impressively by scoring two goals in a 5-3 win over Vermont (10/6), including the eventual game-winner...Posted a Penn State record seven-game goal scoring streak from Oct. 19-Nov. 10...Scored goals against Sacred Heart (10/19, 10/20), RIT (10/25, 10/26) before notching another two-goal game against Sacred Heart (11/2)...Posted first three-point game in a win over Sacred Heart (11/3), scoring a goal and two assists...Notched a goal against Robert Morris (11/10)...Tallied two assists in a 3-2 win at Lindenwood (11/17)...Notched a four-game point streak by tallying assists in games at Mercyhurst (12/1), St. Lawrence (12/7, 12/8) and scoring twice against Chatham (1/4)...Registered assists at Union (1/12), Syracuse (1/26) and against Mercyhurst (2/1, 2/2)...Scored a goal in a 3-3 tie with Lindenwood (2/9)...Notched assists against RIT (2/15, 3/2)...Scored a goal and an assist at Robert Morris (2/23)
BEFORE PENN STATE
QUOTING YOXHEIMER ON PENN STATE