No. 15 Penn State men's lacrosse defeated No. 9 Denver in Jacksonville, Fla. on Sunday, Feb. 17.
2012 CAA ALL-ROOKIE TEAM 2012 CAA ALL-CHAMPIONSHIP TEAM
Started four games ... Collected three ground balls: in the season opener against Michigan (2/8), versus Loyola (2/15) ... Caused one turnover, against Ohio State (3/1) ... Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
Made 17 appearances with 14 starts ... Ranked third on the team with 17 caused turnovers, while collecting 23 ground balls ... Scored first collegiate goal in a win over Saint Joseph's (3/23) ... Earned a season-high three caused turnovers in an NCAA Tournament loss to Yale (5/11) ... Forced at least two turnovers in five contests ... Picked up season-high three ground balls on two occasions: in a loss to Lehigh (3/9) and a victory over Towson (4/13).
Started in all 15 contests ... Earned CAA All-Rookie Team honors ... Ranked second with 13 caused turnovers ... Recorded 17 ground balls.
BEFORE PENN STATE
Member of The Hill Academy boys' lacrosse team ... Served as team captain ... Played two seasons with the Toronto Beaches club team.
Born on April 17, 1992 ... Parents are Jay and Lorna Donnelly ... Has a brother, Evan ... Majoring in life sciences.