Penn State

Penn State softball: Six-run third lifts Lions over Iowa

Penn State scored six runs in the third inning and earned its third straight victory 6-5 over Iowa on Saturday.

Macy Jones, who also won in Friday’s 6-3 triumph over the Hawkeyes, pitched three effective innings of relief for the victory.

Cassidy Bell was 2-for-4 and Lexi Knief also had a pair of hits for the Nittany Lions (14-30, 4-14).