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  Dan Lynd
Dan Lynd

Player Profile
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Penfield, N.Y.

High School:
Penfield

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 175

Position:
GK

Birthdate:
03/04/1994

10/21/2014

Murray Pushes Pitt Past High Point With Overtime Winner

Sophomore Kevin Murray scores the game-winner in the 93rd minute giving Pitt a 1-0 win

10/20/2014

Pitt Closes Out Non-Conference With High Point

Pitt and High Point meet for the first time in school history.

10/17/2014

Panthers, Hokies Play To Scoreless Draw

Dan Lynd makes six saves for his fourth shutout of the season.

10/16/2014

Pitt Pays A Visit To Virginia Tech

This is the first meeting between the two schools since 2003, when both were members of the BIG EAST.

10/14/2014

Pitt Drops Double OT Thriller

This is the fourth time in seven home games Pitt has gone into double overtime.

09/07/2012

Dan Lynd

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Career: Played in 30 matches ... played a total of 2,684:59 minutes for the Panthers in goal ... Six career shutouts

2014: Game-by-Game Stats Team Captain ... Notched first career win, making two saves against Presbyterian ... It was his fourth career shutout ... Recorded four saves at William & Mary ... Totaled three saves at #3 North Carolina ... Stopped a season-high seven shots and grabbed his second shutout of the season in a draw with Lafayette ... Upped his season high with an eight-save performance in a 1-1 tie with NC State ... Made two saves in a tie versus Niagara ... In 90 minutes of play against Louisville, notched four saves ... Made three saves at Robert Morris for his second career win and third shutout of the season ... Stopped five shots against #19 Virginia ... Had three saves against Clemson ... Denied two shots against Howard.

2013: Started in 14 matches...finished the season with 87 saves ....had first career shutout against Longewood (Sep. 1) with three saves...made a pair of saves in his second shutout of the season to earn the Panthers their first ACC point against Virginia Tech (Oct. 8)...had a career high 11 saves against Syracuse (Oct. 12) in his third shutout...played 1,301 minutes for the Panthers in goal ...received a student-athlete academic Gold Award for a 3.5 or higher GPA...named to the 2013 All-Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Team.

2012: Appeared in four games while earning a start against Connecticut (Oct. 20) and Villanova (Oct. 27) ... recorded season-high seven saves versus Villanova (Oct. 27) ... logged 229:27 minutes in goal.

High School:
Played at Penfield Senior High School in Penfield, N.Y., helping lead squad to the Section AAA finals as a senior ... Penfield is the sixth-winningest high school soccer program in the nation ... as a senior co-captain, led Patriots to a 16-3 record ... paced all 105 goalkeepers in Section V with a .2 goals against average and 13 shutouts ... was named a NSCAA All-North East Region II and NSCAA All-New York State Fourth Team selection ... also selected to the ESPNHS NY All-State Team and was First Team All-Monroe County and First Team All-Greater Rochester as a senior ... Section V AAA All-Tournament Team ... named Channel 10/Wendy's Scholar Athlete of the Week and the Democrat and Chronicle Male Athlete of the Week ... played club soccer for Empire United Rochester, helping lead the team to four NY West State Cup championships, the third title at U18 in June 2012 ... Empire United also captured three US Youth Soccer Regionals and one Regional Final appearance, with a trip to the US Club Soccer National Championship ... played all five positions on Penfield varsity basketball team.

Personal: Son of Tom and Debbie Lynd ... has an older sister, Colleen, who attends the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ... born on March 4, 1994 ... full name is Daniel Thomas Lynd ... hopes to major in history.

Statistics
GP GS Minutes GA GAAvg Saves Save% W L T Sho
2012 4 1 229:27 10 3.92 15 .600 0 2 0 0
2013 14 13 1301:23 24 1.66 87 .784 0 10 4 3
2014
12 12 1154:09 21 1.64 46 .687 2 7 3 3
Career 30 26 2684:59 55 1.84 148 .729 2 19 7 6