Penn State women's hockey played its first varsity game at Vermont on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012.
2013-14, 2014-15 ASSISTANT CAPTAIN
NITTANY LION CAREER 2014-15 Served as an assistant captain, appearing in 35 of the Nittany Lions’ 37 games … Recorded four assists: at Colgate (11/7), against Lindenwood (11/21), at Robert Morris (12/6) and against No. 6 Mercyhurst (12/13) … Finished the year with a team-best +5 rating, going +3 in a 6-4 victory at Colgate (11/7) and a 3-1 series finale win against RIT (1/18) … Blocked 33 shots, including a season-high three twice: against Lindenwood (11/21) and Robert Morris (2/20).
2013-14 Led the team as an assistant captain and as the top-scoring defensive player with three goals, five assists and eight points ... Tied for the team-lead with penalties (14) and penalty minutes (28) ... Posted the team's best shooting percentage (.115) with three goals on 26 shots ... Blocked 48 shots, fourth on the team, with a season-high of four at Ohio State (1/3)...Opened the season with an assist and a plus-one rating at Vermont (10/4) during a 3-3 tie ... Assisted PSU's lone goal in the Pegula Ice Arena opener vs. Union (10/18) and assisted on a goal in a loss to New Hampshire (10/27) ... Scored first goal of the season on a power-play vs. Syracuse (11/9).
2012-13 Appeared in all 35 games, tallying a team-high 10 points among all defenders with three goals and seven assists ... Blocked 32 shots and posted a positive rating in eight games, finishing the season with a minus-two ... Tallied first career goal in a 6-1 victory at Sacred Heart (10/20) ... Recorded assists in back-to-back games at Lindenwood (11/16, 11/17) ... Notched a career-high three points behind a goal and two helpers in a win over Chatham (1/4) ... Scored against nationally ranked Mercyhurst (2/1) ... Tallied assists against Mercyhurst (2/2), Lindenwood (2/9) and RIT (2/15).
BEFORE PENN STATE
Played for the Detroit Honeybaked club team for five seasons ... Won the 19U and 14U state championships with Honeybaked ... Lettered four years in lacrosse at Rochester High School ... Earned all-state honors all four seasons in lacrosse.
Jordin Lorraine Pardoski was born January 4, 1994 in Elmhurst, Ill. to Julie and Ryan Pardoski ... Has a younger brother named Jared ... Mother, Julie, played basketball at Illinois-Chicago, while father, Ryan, played ice hockey at Michigan.
QUOTING PARDOSKI ON PENN STATE
"I chose Penn State because it's the best school for my academic and athletic ambitions."