Wells Fargo Arena marks fourth professional arena for the Nittany Lions in 2012-13
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2012-13 Skated in 20 games ... Tied for fifth on the team with eight assists and seventh in points (9) ... Recorded two points (1g, 1a) in his first collegiate game against Army Oct. 26 ... Added an assist in a 5-1 victory against Air Force Nov. 10 ... Notched an assist in three straight games Dec. 7-11 ... Collected an assist against Neumann Jan. 15 ... Registered an assist in both games of Penn State's weekend series against Alabama Huntsville Feb. 8-9.
ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE Appeared in 22 games and collected 13 points (2g, 11a) as a member of the University's American Collegiate Hockey Association Division I club team in 2011-12 ... Played with the Green Mountain Glades of the Eastern Junior Hockey League in 2010-11 ... Led the team's defensemen with 24 points (3g, 21a) in 45 regular-season games ... Skated in two playoff games ... In 2009-10, appeared in 44 regular-season games with the Syracuse Stars of the EJHL and registered 15 assists ... Scored one goal in two playoff games ... Recorded 29 points (7g, 22a) in 41 regular-season games with the Tri-State Selects of the Empire Junior Hockey League in 2008-09 ... Collected two points (1g, 1a) in six playoff games.
PERSONAL Son of Mark and Julie Sweetland ... Has a brother, Drew, and a sister, Sarah ... Cousin, Will, plays lacrosse at Lafayette and cousin, Mary Jane, played lacrosse at Saint Lawrence ... Born Feb. 18, 1991 in Chicago, Ill.