Penn State women's hockey played its first varsity game at Vermont on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012.
NITTANY LION CAREER
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 yeras 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."