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Freshman striker named Big Ten Co-Offensive Player of the Week and to College Soccer News' Team of the Week
Big Ten regular-season champion Penn State hit multiple milestones this fall
Vu scores lone PSU goal as fifth-seeded Spartans advance to championship game
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
2011 Big Ten Tournament All-Tournament Team
Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week (8/29/11)
2011 (Junior): Played in 19 contests, starting 15 of them in his first season at Penn State...Led the team with 11 points on four goals and three assists...Tied for ninth in the Big Ten in goals alongside teammate Julian Cardona ...Totaled 30 shots, placing 13 of them on goal...Named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week Aug. 29 after scoring the game-winning goal in his Nittany Lion debut, a 1-0 victory over Siena...Also notched a gamewinner in a 1-0 victory over Wisconsin in the semifinals of the Big Ten tournament...Posted the Nittany Lions' lone goal in a 2-1 loss to Northwestern in the Big Ten tournament championship game.
2010 (Sophomore - Pima Community College): Received NJCAA First Team All-American, Region I Player of the Year, First Team All-ACCAC, and First Team All-Region I recognition...Topped NJCAA Region I in scoring with 44 points (15 goals, 14 assists), helping PCC to 17-6 record.
2009 (Freshman - Pima Community College): Earned Second Team All-America honors...Led PCC to a 15-6-1 record...Finished second in the Arizona Community College Athletic Conference in goals and points (42).
High School/Club/ODP: At Rincon H.S. in Tucson, Ariz., registered 74 career goals and 50 assists as a four-year varsity letterwinner...Led the Rangers to a state championship in 2007 and to runner-up finishes in 2008 and 2009...Following a 29-goal, 14-assist senior season, earned first team all-conference and all-state honors.
Personal: Minh Vu was born on Sept. 27, 1990 in Tucson, Ariz....Son of Khuyen and Maria Vu...Has a younger brother, Brian...Majoring in criminal justice.