The shutout was the first of the season for Penn State
A JUNIOR IN 2013: Played in five games and earned four starts as a junior ... Made his first appearance in a Nittany Lion uniform on February 15 at East Tennessee State ... Drew two walks at East Tennessee State on February 16 ... Doubled at Akron on May 7 for the first hit of his Penn State career and scored a run.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2012 (at Des Moines Area C.C.): Named honorable mention All-Conference and second team All-Academic Region ... Helped his team to becoming conference champions, Region XI champions and North Plains District Champions for the second straight year.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2011 (at Des Moines Area C.C.): Named first team All-Conference ... Helped team to conference championship, as well as the Region XI Championship and North Plains District Championship.
HIGH SCHOOL: Two-year letterwinner for the Woodbury High School Royals under head coach Kevin McDermott ... Named All-Conference, All-Metro and All-State in 2011 ... 2011 Lion's CLub All-Star, as well as one of seven finalists for State "Mr. Baseball" ... 2009 Top Juniors finalist ... Named honorable mention All-Conference in 2009 ... Three-year letterwinner in hockey and one-year letterwinner in football ... Led his team to the hockey state tournament in 2008 where they were named Consulation Champions ... Also competed for the Minnesota Starz Club Team, Miesville Mudhens Town Team and the Waterloo Bucks/Northwoods League.
PERSONAL: Full name is Colin Doyle Keefe ... Born on October 24, 1991 in Woodbury, Minn. ... Parents are Bob and Carol Keefe ... Has one sister, Courtney ... Father, Bob, was a pitcher at Colby College ... Uncle, George M. Kushner, graduated from Penn State in 1981 ... Planning to major in energy, business and finance and minor in economics.