Penn State defeated UMass, 7-5, in Amherst, Mass. (Photos by Steve LaCrosse)
2013 ALL-CAA FIRST TEAM 2013 CAA ALL-CHAMPIONSHIP TEAM
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2012:
Appeared in 14 games and started in eight...Recorded 21 ground balls...Tied for fifth in caused turnovers (7)...Collected season-high five ground balls vs. Massachusetts (3/17).
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2011:
Appeared in 12 games and started nine contests for the Nittany Lions ... Earned CAA All-Rookie Team honors ... Ranked fifth on the team with eight caused turnovers and was sixth in ground balls (31) ... Named CAA Rookie of the Week on April 25 after collecting a team-high seven ground balls in a 13-3 victory against No. 19 Delaware.
BEFORE PENN STATE:
Three-year starter at La Costa Canyon ... As a senior, earned All-America honors and was named the California Player of the Year after collecting 116 ground balls and leading the team to a 23-0 record ... Was a two-time California All-Academic Team member ... Also played football.