EVANSTON, Ill. — Northwestern poured on the offense to race past Penn State 11-3 Friday night.
Erin Fitzgerald scored four goals to lead the No. 4 Wildcats (10-1, 4-0 ALC) while two goals each came from Alyssa Leonard and Taylor Thornton each netted two goals and one each came from Kate MacDonald, Kaleigh Craig and Nancy Dunbar.
Molly Fernandez, Kelly Lechner and Tatum Coffey scored the goals for No. 8 Penn State (7-4, 2-1), with Mackenzie Cyr, Madison Cyr and Maggie McCormick earning assists.
Bridget Bianco made four saves for Northwestern, while Emi Smith and Ayla Halus made one save each for Penn State.