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School Record 145 Academic All-Big Ten Honorees among Spring/At-Large Sports
The Penn State Women's Lacrosse Team Returns 8-of-12 starters from last season's Final Four squad
Nittany Lion women's lacrosse adds eight freshmen and a sophomore transfer to the squad for the upcoming year
AS A JUNIOR IN 2017
Appeared in seven games off the bench in 2017 collecting one assist … had one assist during a 15-6 win over Drexel (Mar. 29).
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2016
Made four appearances off the bench against Lehigh (February 12), Duquesne (February 20), Drexel (March 30) and Rutgers (April 2).
Appeared in two games, both against Canisius (Feb. 7, Feb. 15), attempting one shot ... Syracuse captured the ACC Tournament title and reached the NCAA Semifinals.
2014 U.S. Lacrosse All-America First Team selection ... Earned first-team All-Delco, All-Main Line and All-Inter-AC as a senior ... Tallied 58 goals, 77 assists, 36 ground balls senior year... Ended career as Agnes Irwin's career leader in assists (133) ... Finished high school career with 211 helpers ... Team was league co-champions and state runner up in 2014 ... Received Unsung Hero Award .... Named Maxesposure All-Star Rising Junior ... Two-time team captain ... Also a member of the cross country and basketball teams ... Served as Agnes Irwin Student Body President.
Bridget Anne Chakey was born March 8, 1996 in Havertown, Pa. to Jim and Clare Chakey ... Has an older brother, James, who is a senior on the Penn State men's lacrosse team ... Majoring in education with the intent to be a school teacher.
CHAKEY ON PENN STATE
"I chose Penn State because of the outstanding academic and athletic opportunities as well as the one-of-a-kind team atmosphere."
DOHERTY ON CHAKEY
"We are so excited that Bridget is joining us from Syracuse. She is an amazing athlete, and we are looking forward to contributing quickly at either the midfield or attacking end."