Making the team as a walk-on in 2007, Kevin Joyce made his Penn State playing debut in 2008. Joyce will look to increase his role with the Nittany Lion defense in 2009 and have a larger impact, especially on the MDD unit.
2008:Joyce made his Penn State debut in the Nittany Lions' win over Robert Morris last season in February.
2007: Joyce did not see any playing time in 2007.
Joyce was MVP of Montclair's lacrosse team in 2006 and was a first-team All-League and second team Gibbs Division selection. He is the son of Stacey and John Joyce. Joyce is majoring in economics at Penn State.
"Kevin is expected to handle a role as a Man down defensive specialist with some reps at LSM. Kevin is a very smart player with an excellent stick. If he continues to gain strength he can help as a LSM." - Coach Thiel