The Nittany Lions had 12 team members on the squad for the second-straight season
Penn State hosts Bucknell, Lock Haven and Cornell in Spring Tournament
Reddig records 25th career assist, Amy scores 60th career goal
Co-Captains Hannah Allison and Ayla Halus joined their choach
Penn State takes on the U.S. U-21 National Team and JMU this weekend
NFHCA National Academic Squad (2012)
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012: Received playing time in four games during her first season in State College ... Made her Nittany Lion debut in a 5-0 victory over Lock Haven (9/12) ... Contributed in two shutouts on the season ... Penn State went 4-0 and outscored its opponents 27-2 in games she played ... Placed on the NFHCA National Academic Squad.
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered four years in field hockey at Selinsgrove High ... Named PIAA AA first team All-Pennsylvania ... Earned first team District IV, first team All-HAC-1 and was the Daily Item Player of the Year during her high school career at Selinsgrove ... Helped her team become District IV Champions 2008-2011 and HAC-1 Champions ... Led her team to the PIAA AA State quarterfinals in 2008 and 2010, as well as to the State semifinals in 2011 ... Went to the 2009 PIAA AA State final for a second-place finish ... Also played for the State College Blue Lions outdoor club team and the PA Power indoor club team ... Graduated as her Class Salutatorian and as President of the National Honor Society ... Was a Young American and on the Distinguished Honor Roll.
PERSONAL: Full name is Haley Kerstetter ... Born on Aug. 17, 1993 in Lewisburg, Pa. ... Parents are Deanna and Jeff ... Has one brother, Trevor ... Plans to major in public relations and minor in Spanish.
ON CHOOSING PENN STATE: "I chose Penn State because I loved the atmosphere on campus and I wanted to be a part of the Penn State tradition."