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Penn State is seeking its first win over the Terrapins since 2005
Senior Katie O'Donnell was named the Big Ten Co-Offensive Player of the Week while Quinn Nicolai earned Freshman of the Week accolades
Senior Katie O'Donnell registered a career-high eight points and became the 14th player in program history to eclipse the 200-point mark
Junior Madison Carter registered a game-high five goals and moves into fifth all-time at Penn State in goals scored during the victory
BEFORE PENN STATE
2017 graduate of Wading River High School and a five-year member of the women’s lacrosse team … named a 2017 US Lacrosse and Under Armour All-American … four-time All-=Suffolk County … served as team captain … also a member of the soccer and basketball teams … played club lacrosse for the Long Island Yellow Jackets.
Sophia Lyn Triandafils was born December 7, 1998 to Jennifer and Richard Triandafils in Wading River, N.Y. … has an older sister Mary and a younger sister Erin … both parents played Volleyball in college, her father Richard at Rutgers University and her mother Jennifer at Dowling College … undecided on a major.
TRIANDAFILS ON PENN STATE
“I wanted to be challenged on the lacrosse field and in the classroom. Not only does Penn State offer top athletic and academic opportunities for me but it also provides me with the chance to grow as an individual, and in the family atmosphere that surrounds the university. Penn State will help me become the best lacrosse player, student, and person I can be.”
DOHERTY ON TRIANDAFILS
“Sophia is a super versatile midfielder and has great attacking skills. She is a weapon anywhere on the field and we are excited for her to come and be a part of our midfield fairly quickly.”