Nittany Lions open 2013 with 18-2 win over Bucknell
AS A JUNIOR IN 2013 ALC Academic Honor Roll ... Scored two goals in four appearances.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2012 ALC Academic Honor Roll ... Appeared in 18 games ... Scored four goals ... Added eight ground balls, two caused turnovers and two ground balls.
BEFORE PENN STATE Played at Towson during the 2011 season ... Appeared in four games ... Notched first career goal and point in 17-9 win over Lafayette (March 23) ... Collected one ground ball ... Four-year starter and two-time team captain at Our Lady of Good Counsel (Md.) H.S. ... Helped the Falcons to four consecutive WCAC conference championships ... Selected First Team All-WCAC all four years ... Tabbed first team all-county as a junior and senior ... Received All-Met and All-America recognition and was named to Tewaaraton Award Watch List in senior season ... Selected MVP of WCAC Championship game in 2010 ... Earned All-Met Honorable Mention accolades as a junior and second team all-county honors as a sophomore ... Broke the Good Counsel freshman scoring record in 2007 ... Also played four years of field hockey ... Served as team captain as a senior ... As a sophomore, broke school scoring record and tabbed team offensive player of the year ... Named All-Met Honorable Mention and DC Examiner First Team ... Named team rookie of the year as a freshman ... Played with Maryland & D.C. lacrosse club team from 2004-09 under head coach Tony Giro ... Won Galaxy National Championships in 2007 and 2008.
PERSONAL Daughter of Peter and Colleen Lechner ... Has a younger sister, Kelly, who is on the Penn State women's lacrosse team ... Majoring in rehabilitation and human services ... Born Feb. 25, 1992 in Silver Spring, Md.