Tambroni brings in ninth ranked freshman class according to Inside Lacrosse along with two transfers
BEFORE PENN STATE
Four-year letterwinner at Niskayuna, three years with Nittany Lion teammate Matt Sexton ... Tallied 50 or more goals in three straight years ... Earned All-America status and first-team honors on All-Suburban Council and Times-Union All-Stars senior year, racking up 97 points (4.4 points per game) on 73 goals and 24 assists, leading Niskayuna to 21-1 record ... Scored 79 goals and dished 16 assists en route to a sectional championship and regional title junior year ... Scored 52 goals and 11 assists sophomore year, earning the first of two second-team All-Suburban Council recognition...Helped lead Niskayuna to three state regional titles ... Participated in the Jack Reed Blue Chip camp in 2012 ... Ranked No. 83 by Inside Lacrosse for incoming freshmen.
Lucas Charles Maloney was born Oct. 7, 1994 in Schenectady, N.Y. ... Parents are Beth Ognibene and Steve Maloney ... Has a younger brother, Evan ... Enrolled in the division of undergraduate studies with the intent to enter communications or business.
QUOTING MALONEY ON PENN STATE
"I enjoyed the campus and coaches on my visits and I was excited about my opportunity to succeed with the lacrosse program and in the classroom."