April 2, 2000

%^$COLUMBUS, Ohio— B. J. Lucey scored three goals to lead No. 16 Penn State to a 16-5 victory over Ohio State, Saturday at the Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium. Ohio State falls to 6-4 on the season, while Penn State evens its record at 4-4%^$

%^$Penn State struck first, just 1:32 into the game on a Julie Tice goal. The Buckeyes answered eight minutes later on a Celeste Cianfrani (Jr., Telford, PA.) goal on a pass from Tracey Bounds (Fr., Ellicott City, Md.). Penn State started to pull away at the 18:57 mark, scoring five unanswered goals, including two from Lucey and Jenn Webb. Penn State took a 10-4 lead into the break.%^$

%^$Penn State came out of the break shooting, scoring two goals within the first minute.%^$

%^$The Buckeyes were led by Bounds who scored three goals and added one assist.%^$

%^$The Lions used a balanced attack which saw 10 different goal scorers. Tice, Webb, Kate Affonsta, Christine Kenney each added two goals.%^$

%^$Buckeye goalie Megan Barnett (So., Charlottesville, Va.) played all 60 minutes and recorded 14 saves. Penn State keeper Megan Ames finished with 15 saves in 60 minutes.%^$

%^$The Buckeyes return to action Saturday, April 8 at 1 p.m. against Davidson at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium. The Lions will face off against Delaware at 1 p.m. Sunday, at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium.%^$


Score by Half%^$ 1 2 OT Final%^$Penn State 10 6 0 16%^$Ohio State 4 1 0 5%^$

%^$%^$Goalie Stats%^$Penn State-Ames-15 saves, 5 GA%^$Ohio State-Barnett-14 saves, 16 GA%^$

%^$%^$Team Stats%^$ Shots Groundballs%^$Penn State 42 30%^$Ohio State 24 40%^$

%^$%^$Individual Stats%^$(Goals-Assists-Points)%^$Ohio State Penn State%^$Tracey Bounds (3-1-4) Julie Tice (2-2-4)%^$Celeste Cianfrani (1-1-2) B.J. Lucey (3-0-3)%^$Lauren Cochran (1-0-1) Kate Affonsta (2-1-3)%^$ Christine Kenney (2-1-3)%^$ Molly Ford (1-2-3)%^$ Jenn Webb (2-0-2)%^$ Colleen O’Hara (1-1-2)%^$ Carey Bush (1-1-2)%^$ Brooke Bailey (1-1-2)%^$ Laura Palazzi (1-0-1)%^$ Kristin Wood (0-1-1)%^$

%^$%^$Scoring Summary%^$Half Team Time Goal (Assist) Score%^$1 PSU 28:28 Tice (Ford) PSU, 1-0%^$1 OSU 20:58 Cianfrani (Bounds) 1-1%^$1 PSU 18:57 O’Hara (Tice) PSU, 2-1%^$1 PSU 17:46 Lucey (Ford) PSU, 3-1%^$1 PSU 16:08 Lucey PSU, 4-1%^$1 PSU 15:44 Webb PSU, 5-1%^$1 PSU 15:08 Webb (O’Hara) PSU, 6-1%^$1 OSU 14:09 Bounds PSU, 6-2%^$1 PSU 13:35 Affonsta PSU, 7-2%^$1 PSU 10:37 Affonsta PSU, 8-2%^$1 PSU 8:04 Kenney (Bush) PSU, 9-2%^$1 PSU 6:36 Tice (Bailey) PSU, 10-2%^$1 OSU 4:39 Bounds PSU, 10-3%^$1 OSU 1:39 Cochran (Cianfrani) PSU, 10-4%^$2 PSU 29:37 Bush PSU, 11-4%^$2 PSU 29:15 Ford PSU, 12-4%^$2 PSU 13:50 Kenney (Tice) PSU, 13-4%^$2 PSU 10:54 Lucey (Kenney) PSU, 14-4%^$2 OSU 4:42 Bounds PSU, 14-5%^$2 PSU 3:55 Palazzi (Wood) PSU, 15-5%^$2 PSU 0:01 Bailey (Affonsta) PSU, 16-5