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Penn State softball: Knief earns All-Region honor

Penn State’s Lexi Knief earned third-team NFCA All-Great Lakes Region honors Thursday.

Knief set a single-season program record with 75 hits and led the Nittany Lions with a .417 batting average this season. Knief was ranked second in the Big Ten in hits.

She also paced the team with 14 doubles, four triples and a .478 on-base percentage.