Lindenwood scored two early goals and withstood a barrage of shots from Penn State for a 2-1 win over the Nittany Lions on Saturday afternoon at Pegula Ice Arena.
Alyssa West and Caitlyn Post scored the Lindenwood goals in the game’s first 12:44.
Jenna Welch scored with help from Jill Holdcroft for the Nittany Lion goals as they outshot the Lions 46-29.
Nicole Paniccia stopped 27 shots while Nicole Hensley made 45 saves in the win.
The teams tangle again at noon Sunday at Pegula Ice Arena.