Emily Laurenzi Scores Third of the Year, Paniccia Makes 42 Saves
NITTANY LION CAREER 2012-13: Penn State varsity women's hockey's first senior, appearing in three games...Fired season-high four shots in 4-0 win over Chatham (1/5)...Also appeared in 3-3 tie with Lindenwood (2/9) and at RIT (2/15), tallying a shot in each contest...Won six faceoffs.
BEFORE PENN STATE
Spent the past three years on the Penn State club hockey squad...Played for the Connecticut Polar Bears club team from 2000 to 2009...Played high school hockey at Trumbull for four seasons, leading the team as captain and earning All-FCIAC First Team and Scholar Athlete of the Year honors.
Catherine Ann Christoffersen was born January 11, 1991 in Plymouth, Mass. to David and Marry Christoffersen...Has an older brother named Matt...Majoring in secondary education with a specialization in mathematics.
QUOTING CHRISTOFFERSEN ON PENN STATE
"I chose Penn State because of the school pride each student carries, the level of academics and the opportunities I would have for playing ice hockey."