staff, October 26, 2014

The No. 7 Penn State women?s soccer team clinched the Big Ten Championship with its 2-1 win over Iowa on Sunday. The Nittany Lions claimed their 16th Big Ten title and third outright championship in the past four years.

Penn State (16-2-0, 11-1-0 Big Ten) overcame a 1-0 deficit, as Iowa?s Corey Burns scored in the sixth minute to give the Hawkeyes the early lead. The Nittany Lions? Kori Chapic tallied the equalizer in the 54th minute, and scored the game-winning goal in the 59th minute.

The 2014 Big Ten Women?s Soccer Tournament will be hosted by Purdue University beginning Wednesday, Nov. 5.