Nittany Lions open 2014 campaign Friday at Jeffrey Field against Oakland, host St. John's Sunday night
Penn State falls in its first Sweet 16 appearance since 2010 as Wolverton makes seven saves
Penn State meets New Mexico for second time in program history with a spot in the Elite Eight on the line
Penn State meets UC Santa Barbara for first time in program history with a spot in the Sweet 16 on the line
Eli Dennis tallies a first-half goal to advance the Nittany Lions to the NCAA Second Round at UC Santa Barbara
Men's Soccer Captures the Big Ten Title against Northwestern 10/27/13
2013 (Freshman): Appeared in all 21 matches with six starts and three goals scored ... Logged 859 minutes played ... Scored game-winning goal in collegiate debut against Radford ... Tallied game-winning goals in consecutive matches against Robert Morris and Duquesne ... Earned Big Ten Co-Offensive Player of the Week, College News Team of the Week and TopDrawerSoccer.com honors after goals against Robert Morris and Duquesne.
High School/Club/ODP: Played striker for Canadian U18 National Team ... Produced a pair of goals against the Costa Rican National Team ... Earned golden boot award at Canadian U17 National Championships with Erin Mill's Eagles, scoring 10 goals to help his team capture gold ... Also played for Mills on two Ontario Cup-winning squads ... Posted a four-goal effort against 16 Crew Soccer Academy in Columbus, Ohio ... Plays for Sigma FC under head coach Bobby Smyrniotis.
Personal: Mark Wadid ... Born on April 26, 1995 in Cairo, Egypt ... Parents are Wadid Zaki and Sylvia Fahim ... Has three sisters, Christine, Caroline and Marylune.