Penn State leads all Big Ten institutions in Fall honorees
Top-seeded Nittany Lions play No. 5 seed Spartans at 1 p.m. ET Friday
Nittany Lions to celebrate careers of 10 seniors following Sunday afternoon clash with the Buckeyes
Nittany Lions look to hand Wildcats first conference loss of the season
Nittany Lions and Bison kick off at 7 p.m.
2011 (Freshman): Redshirt season...Named to the Dean's List.
High School/Club/ODP: A four-year starter at Pennsbury H.S. in Fairless Hills, Pa....Led the Falcons to 63 victories, two Suburban One League National titles (2008, 2009), and to the PIAA AAA State quarterfinals (2010)...Finished career with 16 goals and 23 assists...Set career highs in goals (8) and assists (12) as a senior...Named ESPN Rise Top 40 Players in Pennsylvania, First Team All-Suburban One League National, and Bucks County Courier Times All-Golden First Team recognition in 2010...Also earned All-Suburban One National League Honorable Mention (2008) and Second Team (2009) honors...Played club soccer with YMS Thunder under head coach Albert Prickett, helping team earn the No. 2 national ranking by GotSoccer.com...Captured an EPYSA State Cup National Championship series title in 2010 after qualifying as a finalist in 2007 and 2009...Team placed second in the Region I Premiere League (2010) and was a finalist at Disney Soccer Showcase (2010)...Won title at the 2011 Jefferson Cup Showcase.
Personal: Kyle Murphy McDonald was born on Oct. 9, 1992 in Trenton, N.J....Parents are Gregg and Kathleen MacDonald...Has three older sisters, Erin, Gillian, who attended Penn State from 2002-06, and Mallory...Majoring in architecture.