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2015-16 PENN STATE HOCKEY

MEET THE NITTANY LIONS

Senior • D • 5-11 • 200 • Lansdale, Pa. • Des Moines Buccanneers (USHL) • 2014-15 Academic All-Big Ten

PennStateMensHockey @PennStateMHKY

• 2012-13, 2013-14 & 2014-15 Penn State Preseason Top Athlete

• 2013-14 Academic All-Big Ten

Year 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 Total

2014-15 (JUNIOR)

Skated in 29 games, scoring twice with seven assists and posting the team’s best plus-minus rating (+8) among defensemen … Ranked third on the team among defensemen in points … Blocked 47 shots … Tallied fourth career multi-point game with a goal and assist at Alaska (Oct. 18) … Posted back-to-back plustwo games in a sweep of Holy Cross (Oct. 24 and Oct. 26) … Missed eight games in November and December due to injury … Added two assists in a 5-2 win over Wisconsin (Feb. 6) with a game-best plus-four rating … Scored first career power play goal at Michigan State (Feb. 14) … Pitched in with an assist and plustwo rating in a 6-4 win over Michigan (March 6) … Blocked a season-high five shots in series-sweeping win over Michigan (March 7) … Named to the Academic All-Big Ten Team … Earned the team’s Preseason Top Athlete for a third straight season.

2013-14 (SOPHOMORE)

Skated in 29 games and collected three assists ... Provided helpers at Ohio State (Feb. 1), at Minnesota (March 1) and vs. Wisconsin (March 8) ... Named team’s Top Preseason Athlete ... Earned Academic All-Big Ten honors.

GP 27 29 29 85

G 4 0 2 6

CAREER STATS

A 8 3 7 18

PTS 12 3 9 24

+/- P-PIM -6 16-43 -16 3-6 +8 15-41 -14 34-90

PP 0 0 1 1

SH 1 0 0 1

GW 1 0 0 1

shorthanded goal against Air Force (Nov. 10) ... Contributed a goal and an assist against Holy Cross (Dec. 7) ... Picked up a goal against Fredonia (Dec. 11) ... Notched an assist against Ohio State (Dec. 29) ... Netted a goal against UConn (Jan. 4) ... Garnered an assist in backto-back games against Vermont (Jan. 19) and Michigan State (Jan. 25) ... Team’s Top Preseason Athlete.

BEFORE PENN STATE

Appeared in 60 games with the Des Moines Buccaneers of the United States Hockey League in 2011-12 ... Collected two goals and 13 assists ... Member of the Alberni Valley Bulldogs of the BCHL in 2010-11 ... Registered 29 points (9g, 20a) in 60 regular-season games ... Named the team’s best defenseman ... Was teammates with Casey Bailey during the 201011 season ... Also played for the Valley Forge Minutemen and Philadelphia Jr. Flyers.

PERSONAL

Son of Brian and Janet Varley ... Has one sister, Madison ... Born in Orange County, Fla. on June 3, 1992 ... Majoring in coprporate innovation and entrepreneurship.

2012-13 (FRESHMAN)

One of four Nittany Lions to appear in all 27 games ... Led the team’s blueliners in points (12) and was tied for first in goals (4) and assists (8) ... Collected three two-point games ... Recorded first collegiate points with two assists against Army (Oct. 26) ... Added an assist against Sacred Heart (Oct. 27) ... Registered two points (1g, 1a), including an empty-net,

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Goals Assists Points Multi-Point Games Longest Goal Streak Longest Assist Streak Longest Point Streak

SUPERLATIVES

1 6x, last at Michigan State (2/14/15) 2 2x, last vs. Wisconsin (2/6/15) 2 5x, last vs. Wisconsin (2/6/15) 5 last vs. Wisconsin (2/6/15) 1 game 6x, last at Michigan State (2/14/15) 2 games 2x, last: 1/19/13 - 1/25/13 2 games 3x, last: 1/19/13 - 1/25/13

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2015-16 Penn State Men's Hockey Yearbook  

The 2015-16 Penn State Men's Hockey Yearbook is provided as a service to the media. The yearbook includes records, biographies, awards, hono...

2015-16 Penn State Men's Hockey Yearbook  

The 2015-16 Penn State Men's Hockey Yearbook is provided as a service to the media. The yearbook includes records, biographies, awards, hono...

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