Penn State finally retook the field for the first time in 476 days on Sunday in Virginia Beach, Virginia, against Iowa in a neutral-site matchup.
As the weather warms up, the snow melts and the flowers blossom, Penn State is preparing to take the field for the first time in 476 days.
Penn State field hockey came together on Oct. 29 to make a contribution to a nearby local organization, and the team felt a rewarding purpose behind it.
For coach Char Morett-Curtis, allowing her players to step in and select effective leaders on the team has resulted in strong levels of team growth and team chemistry over the years.
Before field hockey had even become an NCAA-sanctioned sport, Penn State had already risen to the top of the ranks among programs nationally.
Char Morett-Curtiss has been a fixture at Penn State for over 35 years between her time as a coach and as a player.