The Terps made 11 straight Final Fours before failing short last season, but returning players powered them to another national semifinal appearance in 2022.
The Eagles ended the game on a 4-0 run to end the Terps' season.
A 12-0 run boosted the Terps past the Scarlet Knights and to their fourth Big Ten tournament championship.
Eloise Clevenger's four-goal performance helped the Terps clinch the Big Ten regular-season title outright.
The Northwestern defense focused on Aurora Cordingley, allowing Libby May to erupt for the Terps.
A career-high seven goals from Libby May and 16 saves from Emily Sterling helped the Terps clinch a share of the Big Ten regular-season title.
The Terps shut out the Buckeyes for just over the last 35 minutes, finishing the game on a 7-0 run.
The Terps were slow to start, but five goals each from Aurora Cordingley and Hannah Leubecker pushed them to 12-1.
Facing a medley of opponents has helped the Terps grow through the 2022 campaign.
Led by Emily Sterling's career-high 13 saves, the Terps overwhelmed the Nittany Lions on the defensive end.