Weekly scoreboard: Abington athlete earns volleyball accolades

September 27, 2019

ABINGTON, Pa. — The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) named Penn State Abington's Katharine Costello its women's volleyball "Student-Athlete of the Week." Costello helped the Nittany Lions to their first NEAC win of the season by defeating Penn State Berks 3-1.

Against Berks, Costello had 24 of Abington's 38 kills and racked up 17 digs. The first-year student also fired out 15 kills and 19 digs against the Notre Dame University of Maryland. Costello led the Nittany Lions in kills with 18 versus Penn State Harrisburg. Over two conference games, she has totaled 42 kills, 27 digs, two blocks and two aces.

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Penn State Abington scoreboard

Cross country (men)

The Abington men's cross country team traveled to Lancaster Bible College for the Chargers Invitational. The Nittany Lions took home a fifth place finish out of nine teams. Sophomore Ben Hoyer led Abington with a fifth place finish at 27:24 on the 8K course. 

Cross country (women)

The Abington women's cross country team traveled to Lancaster Bible College for the Chargers Invitational. Leading Abington was first-year student Meghan Hurst who earned a fourth place finish with a time of 27:00. 

Soccer (men)

  • Penn State Abington 2, Penn State Berks 0
  • Penn State Harrisburg 1, Abington 0

Soccer (women)

  • Penn State Berks 7, Abington 0
  • Penn State Harrisburg 8, Abington 1

Tennis (men)

  • Ursinus University 7, Abington 2

Volleyball (women)

  • Penn State Abington 3, Penn State Berks 1
  • Notre Dame University of Maryland 3, Abington 2
  • Abington 3, Bryn Athyn College 2

About Penn State Abington

Penn State Abington provides an affordable, accessible and high-impact education resulting in the success of a diverse student body. It is committed to student success through innovative approaches to 21st-century public higher education within a world-class research university. With about 3,700 students, Penn State Abington is a residential campus that offers baccalaureate degrees in 21 majors, undergraduate research, the Schreyer honors program, NCAA Division III athletics and more.

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Last Updated September 27, 2019