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Nittany Lions set to honor seniors Saturday
Nittany Lions to play at Indiana for first time since 2013
Nittany Lions, Mountaineers to meet in Morgantown & PNC Park
Nittany Lions return to road and Big Ten play
Nittany Lions conclude five-game homestand
Season: Started 23 of 28 games played all at second base … Hit .260 with a .345 on base percentage … Was opening day starter at second base but was injured in the game and did not return until April. Purdue (4/2): Earned first career hit while pinch-hitting in the first game of the day. At Lafayette (4/6): Went 2-for-4 plus two walks with a run and two RBIs. Michigan State (4/10): Hit 2-for-6 in a double header with a run and RBI. Northwestern (4/16-17), Bucknell (4/19), at Kent State (4/20) & at Rutgers (4/22-23): Went on seven-game hitting streak going 8-for-17 (.471) with two runs, three RBIs and three walks … Went 1-for-2 plus a hit by pitch with two runs and a stolen base against Bucknell … Hit 4-for-8 with three walks in three games against Rutgers. Maryland (4/29): Went 2-for-4 with a double. Iowa (5/20): Hit walk-off RBI-single in bottom of the 12th inning to win season finale and secure Penn State’s first overall winning record since 2012. Summer: Named to the Cal Ripken League All-Star team.
2015 CUBA TRIP
Limited to one at-bat in the finale at Matanzas due to injury.
Hit .443 as a junior with two home runs … Selected as first team all-conference … Ranked in Top 500 players in the country by Perfect Game … Head coach in high school is Bruce Bobst and is coached by Greg Kinneman in travel baseball (Chandler World).
Full name is Connor Finn Klemann … Born June 5, 1997 in East Norriton, Pa. … Parents are Finn and Christine Klemann … Father, Finn, played tennis at The College of New Jersey … Has two younger brothers, Trevor and Grant … Majoring in kinesiology.
ON CHOOSING PENN STATE
“I chose Penn State for the high-level academics and athletics. The campus, resources, and facilities available are top notch and were a major factor when choosing Penn State.”