Penn State

Cyr, Carter land lacrosse honors

Penn State’s Madison Cyr was named Epoch/Lacrosse Magazine National Player of the Week, while Madison Carter picked up Big Ten Freshman of the Week honors Tuesday.

Cyr posted four goals and three assists, matching her career high for points in a game, in Saturday’s 17-13 win over No. 12 Northwestern.

Carter also scored four goals in the win over the Wildcats to go with nine draw controls to earn her fifth weekly conference rookie honor of the season.

No. 11 Penn State battles No. 1 Maryland at 7 p.m. Thursday with the Big Ten regular-season title on the line.