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Tuesday, Oct. 10 | 7 p.m. | Ambrose Urbanic Field | Pittsburgh, Pa.
The Nittany Lion defense held a tough Hoosier offense to just one goal
Saturday, Sept. 23 | 8 p.m. | Madison, Wisconsin | McClimon Track/Soccer Complex
2016 BIG TEN DISTINGUISHED SCHOLAR
ACADEMIC ALL-BIG TEN (2016, 2017)
2015 ALL-BIG TEN FRESHMAN TEAM
2017 (Junior): Appeared in 10 matches with nine starts in the midfield ... Had one assist and took one shot ... Played 748 minutes ... Earned Academic All-Big Ten honors.
2016 (Sophomore): Saw action in 15 matches with 12 starts … Logged 1,209 minutes on the pitch … Netted the game-winner off a penalty kick in double overtime against Wisconsin (Sept. 23) … Had an assist on a Connor Maloney goal against California (Aug. 28) … Put four shots on goal in the 2016 campaign.
2015 (Freshman): Appeared in and started 14 matches for the Nittany Lions in his freshman campaign … Tallied 1,100 minutes of play, while taking five shots for the Blue and White with four landing on goal … Notched an assist in his collegiate debut against San Francisco (Aug. 28) … Added a second assist against Maryland (Oct. 9) … Garnered All-Big Ten Freshman Team honors.
BEFORE PENN STATE
High School/Club/ODP: Prepped at Bishop McDevitt High School where he played two years of varsity soccer, while playing two seasons for the Development Academy League … Nabbed First Team Divisional All-Star honors in both his freshman and senior season … Notched Divisional Player of the Year honors as a senior and garnered all-state honors … Named to the Patriot New Big 11 for the top 11 players in Central Pennsylvania … Led the Mid Penn in goals with 33 in his senior season and total points, adding 28 assists and two goals in his freshman season to his career tally … Selected to play in the High School All-American game, which is comprised of the top-40 players in the country … Earned Distinguished Honors in the classroom … Was selected by the Philadelphia Union to play in the Generation Adidas Cup in his first season with the Development Academy League, while starting for the team for two seasons … Selected as a captain for the U16 PA Classics in the 2013-14 season, leading the team to a top-8 seed in the playoffs … Asked to play in the Academy Select Game for the U18 PA Classics in the 2013 season which is for the top 38 players in USSDA … Garnered Eastern Conference Starting XI in the 2013 campaign.
Personal: Full name is Austin Shea Maloney … Son of Terence and Tammy Maloney … Has two brothers, Connor and Ryan, and one sister, Kelsie … Connor was a four-year letterwinner for Penn State men’s soccer team, while Kelsie plays women’s soccer at West Virginia … Majoring in finance.