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Penn State is slated to host Guelph in an exhibition contest Saturday at 4 p.m.
2016-17 CHA ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM
NITTANY LION CAREER
Played in all 35 games during her freshman season...Tallied four points on one goal and three assists...Netted her first career point on an assist in Penn State’s 8-1 win at Union (10/7)...Scored her first career goal in a 3-0 victory against RIT (1/21)...Posted an assist in a 4-4 tie against RIT (1/22)...Collected an assist in Penn State’s 2-0 win at Lindenwood (2/11).
BEFORE PENN STATE
Played for the Edge Mountaineers in the Junior Women's Hockey League (JWHL) for three years...2015-16 captain of the Edge Mountaineers...Played for the Rocky Mountain Raiders for two seasons in the Alberta Major Bantam Hockey League (AMBFHL)...2012-13 captain of the Rocky Mountain Raiders...2012-13 Rocky Mountain Raiders MVP...2011-12 Rocky Mountain Raiders most improved player...Tallied 51 points with the Rocky Mountain Raiders (28g, 23a)...Recorded 86 points in three seasons with the Mountaineers (56g, 30a)...2015-2016 JWHL Silver Medalist...Scored 42 points on 29 goals and 13 assists during her senior season with the Mountaineers in the JWHL...Named an MVP nominee of the Canadian Sport School Hockey League (CSSHL) during the 2015-16 season...Tallied seven goals and three assists in eight games played for the Mountaineers in the CSSHL during the 2015-16 season...Served as an alternate captain for Team Alberta at the 2015 National Women's U-18 Championship...Team Alberta finished third at the 2015 National Women's U-18 Championship.
Amanda Marie McLeod was born on October 11, 1998, in Calgary, Alberta...Parents are Scott and Kenda McLeod...Has one older brother, Mark, and one younger sister, Josie...Science major...Last name is pronounced MIC-cloud.
MCLEOD ON PENN STATE
"Penn State offers endless opportunities on and off the ice. When I first visited, I was blown away by the facilities and the pride people had in relation to the university. I felt welcomed right away by everyone I met."