State College took the early lead, but the Lady Little Lions couldn’t hold on in a 2-1 loss to Cedar Cliff on Tuesday.
Paige Meily scored off an assist by Annie Vidunas to give State College a 1-0 lead with 18:37 left in the first half. But Cedar Cliff responded to take a 2-1 halftime lead.
Cedar Cliff’s Tarryn Morris tied the game with a goal about five minutes after Meily put State College on the board. Nicole Rupnik then gave the Colts the lead with just less than 12 minutes left in the first half.
State College’s Shelby Querry made five saves and allowed two goals in the first half. Megan McCarthy recorded two saves for the Lady Little Lions in a scoreless second half.