Penn State Hockey

Penn State women’s hockey: Whitlinger honored by College Hockey America

Penn State’s Celine Whitlinger was named College Hockey America Goaltender on the Week on Monday.

The senior made 41 saves in a 2-0 loss to No. 1 Minnesota in the season opener on Thursday to win her seventh career conference honor. She allowed only one goal to the defending national champions, with the other score netted in the final minute into an empty net.

The Nittany Lions visit No. 8 Boston on Friday and Saturday.