Five Nittany Lions Honored at Year-End Awards Banquet
NITTANY LION CAREER
2013-14: Made 13 appearances, blocking six shots and earning a rating of minus-one...Made season debut against New Hampshire (10/27)...Blocked a season-high three shots in a 2-1 victory over Colgate (1/11)...Blocked one shot each against Syracuse (1/24) and Robert Morris (2/21).
2012-13: Appeared in eight games, including the final seven games of the year to earn the team's Most Improved Player award...Made first appearance in a 4-0 win over Chatham (1/5), firing three shots and posting a plus-two rating...Blocked four shots, all against Robert Morris (2/22).
BEFORE PENN STATE
Played for the Pittsburgh Penguins Elite squad from 2009-12 and the Team Pittsburgh club team from 2006-08...Won USA Hockey Tier 1 Mid-Am District championships for Pittsburgh Elite/Team Pittsburgh squad at U12, U14, U16 and U19 levels...Attended USA Hockey Player Development Camp in 2009 and 2010...Lettered for three seasons at Moon Township High School from 2007-09.
Stephanie Jeih Walkom was born June 21, 1994 in Hamilton, Ontario to Stephen and Annie Walkom...Has a younger brother, Brendan, and a younger sister, Brianna...Majoring in communications.
QUOTING WALKOM ON PENN STATE
"I chose Penn State because I want to be a part of the first Division I women's ice hockey program at this amazing school."