Brandwene brings in heralded third signing class to Hockey Valley
NITTANY LION CAREER 2014-15 Appeared in the Nittany Lions’ nine October contests at defense ... Recorded one shot each in wins over St. Cloud State (10/4), at Union (10/17) and against Princeton (10/26) ... Made four blocks, two of which came at Syracuse (10/31).
BEFORE PENN STATE
Member of the Brampton Canadettes this season, lettering for four seasons at Christ The King, serving as captain her senior year ... In 2012-13 as a member of the Brampton Thunder, scored seven goals and served as an assistant captain ... In 2013-14, played in 15 games with a game-winning goal for Brampton...Scored 16 goals and 11 assists as captain for Christ the King in 2012-13, following 10-point and 17-point seasons in 2010-11 and 2011-12, respectively ... Named Athlete of the Year three times at Christ the King ... Three-sport athlete at CTK, earning four berths in the Ontario High School Association Cross Country Championships and winning a Women's Lacrosse Provincial Championship for the U19 C Division C.
Irene Chrystal Kiroplis was born June 6, 1996 in Mississauga, Ont. ... Parents are Effie and Chris Kiroplis ... Has two younger sisters, Helen and Anna, and a younger brother, George ... Intends to major in kinesiology.