Former State College High School and current Penn State field hockey player Amanda Dinunzio is a Centre Daily Times Athlete of the Week.
Dinunzio had a part in all of the scoring as the Nittany Lions knocked off Boston College 2-1 on Saturday to advance to the quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament.
Dinunzio scored 10 minutes into the game to give Penn State the early lead. After the Eagles tied it late, she assisted on Taylor Herold’s game-winner with 7:11 left in regulation.
Penn State advanced to the quarterfinals, but fell 3-1 against Syracuse on Sunday.
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Dinunzio, a senior, has six goals and three assists for the Nittany Lions (16-6).