staff, December 2, 2012

Top-seeded Penn State women's soccer (21-3-2) fell to No. 2 seed North Carolina 4-1 on Sunday in the NCAA National Championship match. Full box score at Read more about the team' season at has the video highlights.

Penn State (21-3-2)  was one of five Big Ten teams to make the NCAA tournament; Illinois, Michigan, Ohio State, and Wisconsin were the others. Penn State's run through the tourney looks like this:

Sat., Nov. 10 vs. LIU Brooklyn University Park, Pa. W, 4-0
Fri., Nov. 16 vs. Boston College University Park, Pa. W, 5-2
Sun., Nov. 18 vs. Michigan University Park, Pa. T, 1-1
Fri., Nov. 30 vs. Florida State (NCAA Semifinals) San Diego, Calif. W, 2-1 (OT)
Sun., Dec. 2 vs. North Carolina San Diego, Calif. 4:00 p.m. ET
Fri., Nov. 23 vs. Duke University Park, Pa. W, 1-0

A perennial Big Ten power, Penn State has won 15-straight Big Ten titles. The team earned the top seed in the NCAA tourney. North Carolina is seeded No. 2.