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Matthew Skoff
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Matthew Skoff

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
McKees Rocks, Pa.

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 195

Position:
G

Birthdate:
07/23/1991

Last Team:
Sioux City Musketeers (USHL)


11/27/2014

Men's Hockey Heads to MSG, Faces Cornell on Saturday

Penn State will play its first game at The World's Most Famous Arena Saturday night (8 p.m.) against the Cornell Big Red in the Frozen Apple

11/20/2014

Nittany Lions Open B1G Play at Michigan

Penn State visits the Michigan Wolverines for a two-game series Friday, Saturday

11/18/2014

Bailey, Holstrom Claim Big Ten Weekly Honors

Casey Bailey and Taylor Holstrom are recognized as the Big Ten's First and Third Stars of the Week

11/14/2014

No. 4 UMass Lowell Downs Nittany Lions, 5-3

Bailey, Olczyk and Goodwin tally goals for Penn State, who out-shot UML, 37-30

11/13/2014

Nittany Lions Travel to No. 4 UMass Lowell

Penn State visits the top-scoring River Hawks for two-game series Friday, Saturday

10/08/2014

Hockey Valley Pep Rally

Hockey Valley Pep Rally

10/26/2013

Men's Ice Hockey vs. RIT 10/25/13

Men's Ice Hockey vs. RIT 10/25/13

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2013-14
Appeared in 23 games and accumulated an 8-13-2 record ... Named team's Most Valuable Player ... Totaled a 2.96 goals-against average and .906 save percentage ... Was the goaltender of record in each Penn State victory ... Named Big Ten Second Star of the Week Feb. 11 after leading Penn State to its first Big Ten victory in a 4-0 triumph against Michigan Feb. 8 ... Stopped 32 shots in a 5-4 overtime victory against the Wolverines Feb. 21 ... Made 27 saves in a 4-2 win against Ohio State March 15 ... Compiled a career-high 52 saves in a 2-1 double-overtime victory against Michigan in the Big Ten quarterfinals March 20 ... Named Academic All-Big Ten ... Attended the Philadelphia Flyers Development Camp prior to the season.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012-13
Compiled a 9-8-0 record with a 2.48 goals-against average and .921 save percentage ... Earned two shutouts ... Started the first game in program history against American International Oct. 12 ... Garnered his first victory with a 23-save performance against Buffalo State Nov. 3 ... Made 31 saves in a 5-1 against Air Force Nov. 10 ... Recorded 40 and 42 saves in back-to-back games against Union Nov. 24-25, respectively ... Earned first whitewash with 18 saves in a 4-0 victory against Fredonia State Dec. 11 ... Ended the season with a 6-2-0 mark in last eight games ... Corralled 36 shots in a 5-4 victory against Ohio State Dec. 29 ... Stopped 34 and 31 shots in wins against Vermont (Jan. 19) and Michigan State (Jan. 26), respectively ... Matched career high with 42 saves in a 3-2 overtime victory against No. 16 Wisconsin Feb. 25.

BEFORE PENN STATE
Member of the Sioux City Musketeers of the United States Hockey League for three seasons (2009-12) ... In 2011-12, compiled a 25-22-1 record ... Ranked second in the league in shutouts (6) and was sixth in save percentage (.912) and goals-against average (2.72) ... Recorded six shutouts for the second straight year to tie a club record ... Compiled a 0-2 record in two playoff games... Posted a 44-33-14 record during his first two seasons ... Named team Rookie of the Year in 2009-10, led the league in minutes played (2,852) and tied for first in games played (50) ... Also played for the Pittsburgh Hornets.

PERSONAL
Son of Joseph and Kathleen Skoff ... Has two brothers, Michael and Mason ... Born July 23, 1991.

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