The Penn women's lacrosse team is off to the NCAA Final Four, thanks to an 8-5 win over Boston University on Saturday.
Rachel Manson and Emma Spiro each scored twice for the second-seeded Quakers (16-1), and Sarah Waxman had nine saves in goal.
Unseeded Duke (13-7) will be Penn's semifinal opponent on Friday night at Towson University's Johnny Unitas Stadium. The first game of the doubleheader pits top-seeded Northwestern (19-1) against No. 5 Syracuse (18-2). The championship game will be played at Towson next Sunday.
West Chester champs
West Chester senior Steph Kienle set an NCAA season record with 143 points as she had three goals and an assist in the Golden Rams' 13-12 victory over C.W. Post in the NCAA women's Division II championship game in Houston. Freshman Claire Greenwood scored three goals and had four assists for West Chester (20-1). *