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Senior Katie O'Donnell and junior Madison Carter each secured hat-tricks in Penn State's first victory of the season
Penn State looks for its first victory of the 2018 campaign at Lehigh before returning home for three straight
Penn State outscored Towson, 7-3 in the second half, but a late rally came up just short as the Nittany Lions drop their first season opener in the last seven years.
Penn State returns 73 percent of its goal scoring from a team which set the all-time single-season program record for goals scored with 303 last season
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2017
Appeared in three games with one start between the pipes in 2017 … made a pair of saves over 44:16 minutes to earn her first collegiate victory during an 18-9 win against Lehigh (Feb. 18).
BEFORE PENN STATE
2016 graduate of St. Thomas Aquinas High School … four-year member of the women’s lacrosse team … named an Under Armour All-American and a US Lacrosse All-American during her senior season … led the team to a 13-4 record as a senior with 181 saves and a 6.2 goals against average … also played four years with the LaxManiax Club team.
Madison Dianne Cunningham was born on September 30, 1997 to Melinda and Michael Cunningham in Davie, Fla. … has a younger sister Makenna … undecided on a major.
CUNNINGHAM ON PENN STATE
“I choose Penn State because of the family atmosphere and the winning mentality that everyone here has.”
DOHERTY ON CUNNINGHAM
“Madison was one of the top goalie prospects in her class and we are looking forward to her competing for the starting goalkeeper position.”