Record-Breaking Academic and Athletic Year Continues for Penn State Student-Athletes
AS A JUNIOR IN 2013-14 Appeared in 17 games, including 12 straight from Jan. 31-March 8 ... Collected two assists ... Named Academic All-Big Ten ... Won a silver medal with Team USA at the 2013 World Maccabiah Games in Metulla, Israel, prior to the season.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2012-13 Appeared in 13 games ... Garnered a goal and an assist in a 4-0 victory against Fredonia State Dec. 11.
ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE Member of the University's American Collegiate Hockey Association Division I club team in 2011-12 ... Registered 21 points (9g, 12a) in 31 games ... Member of the South Shore Kings of the Eastern Junior Hockey League for two seasons (2009-11) ... In 2010-11, appeared in 45 games and tied for sixth in the league with 61 points (26g, 35a) ... Served as team captain ... Recorded 13 points (8g, 5a) in 41 games during the 2009-10 season ... Helped lead team to the league championship series ...Member of the Motor City Machine of the North American Hockey League in 2008-09 and collected 21 points (7g, 14a) in 44 games ... Played for Cranbrook Kingswood High School for three seasons (2005-08) and helped lead the team to back-to-back state championships (2006, 2007).
PERSONAL Son of Michael and Pamela Friedman ... Has two brothers, Zachary and David ... Born April 15, 1990 in Detroit, Mich.